Undergraduate Admission

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What You Need to Know

Admission Requirements

In order to gain admission to the University of Alberta, you will need to meet certain general requirements, as well as specific requirements for your program(s) of choice

Language Requirements

In order to be admitted to the University of Alberta you will need to meet certain language requirements.

Post-Secondary Transfer Applicant Guide

Applicants transferring from another institution must meet certain requirements in order to be admitted.

Transcripts and Documents

Transcripts and documents must be sent to the University of Alberta for your application to be evaluated

Dates and Deadlines

View the dates and deadlines for Fall 2021 admission


Before You Apply

✓ Explore program options

As a high school student, you can list two program choices on your application - this will give you the best chance of receiving an admission offer! Explore programs»

✓ Check the requirements

Please refer to our Requirements page for more information.

Ready to Apply?

✓ Submit your application

Click on the Start Application button to be taken to the online admission application form.

High school applicants: you will first be taken to the ApplyAlberta website, then back to the UAlberta application form.

Application fee: There is a non-refundable $125 application fee, payable by credit card or Visa Debit only when applying online. If you are applying for residence at the same time, you must also pay a non-refundable $25 residence application fee.

After You Apply

For information on how to update your application, check your application status, check your UAlberta email, accept your offer, and more, see After You Apply»

Don't Forget

Explore scholarship options

Offset the cost of your degree and get recognized for your achievements! Learn more about our entrance scholarships»

Live in residence

Studies tell us that living in residence leads to higher levels of engagement and academic success. You can apply for residence when you apply for admission, using the same application form. Students who apply by April 30 are guaranteed on-campus housing. Learn more about UAlberta Residence options»

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