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Deadlines and Admissions 101

Applying to the University of Alberta should be as easy as ready, set, apply! Download our one-page overview of important dates, deadlines and how to apply.

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Historical Averages

We encourage students to apply early, as admission is competitive, works on a rolling basis and space in each program is limited. To better serve prospective students, historical admission averages can be viewed at uab.ca/averages

Please note: these historical admission averages do not serve as a guarantee for future admission. 


Your Key Dates, In One Place

Key Dates
OCTOBER 1: Fall 2024 undergraduate application opens | uab.ca/apply
OCTOBER 14: Open House | uab.ca/openhouse
JANUARY 10: Awards application deadline | uab.ca/awards
FEBRUARY 12: Update new final marks
MARCH: Registration 101 workshops begin | uab.ca/reg101
MARCH 1: Fall 2024 admission application deadline
APRIL: Course registration for Fall 2024 opens
APRIL 30: Deadline to apply for a guaranteed spot in residence | uab.ca/residence
MAY 1: Deadline to accept admission offer (unless otherwise stated) | uab.ca/accept
JULY: Student Loans 101 workshops begin | uab.ca/loans101
AUGUST 1: Deadline to submit admission documents
AUGUST 31 - SEPTEMBER 2: New Student Orientation | uasu.ca/orientation
SEPTEMBER 3: Classes begin!
SEPTEMBER 3-7: Week of Welcome | uasu.ca/wow

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Counsellors' E-News

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Counsellors' Toolkit

Having the right resources to support your students is important, which is why we have prepared a toolkit with digital assets, resources and more! To download the toolkit, please request access.

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What's Happening This Year?

From campus tours to advising to events, there are many ways we bring the U of A to students across the country.

What's happening this year
Custom Presentations
If you would like to request a specific session for your students, please email us at counsellor@ualberta.ca to get started.
Recruitment Events
We offer in-person and virtual events for students to learn about our programs, admissions, scholarships, and more.
Campus Tours
Book a campus tour to explore what our campus has to offer. Group tour options are available!
Virtual Advising
General and faculty-specific advising sessions are available to help students with their university-related questions. 
Unibuddy
Students can message a U of A Ambassador using our Unibuddy platform and ask questions about the student experience.

Supporting Your Students

Every student is different so we want to provide you with all of the information and resources you require to suit their needs. Whether it’s additional support or enhanced opportunities, we can help.

AP / IB Students

We recognize the achievements of AP and IB students and want them to continue their studies here at the U of A. When assessing applications, we will use their AP or IB grade if it is higher than the provincial equivalent. Students can also be recognized with transfer credit, advanced placement or credit by special assessment.

Learn more by visiting AP Students and IB Students.

Indigenous Students

Our Indigenous Students page contains more information about admission options, the Transition Year Program, as well as student services and support, special events, student housing and more.

We're also able to support Indigenous students who are considering applying for post-secondary through one-on-one advising and assistance with a variety of topics.

Contact us at indigenous@ualberta.ca.

International Students Studying in Canada

We value the diversity that can be found on campus, and we want to ensure our international students feel supported. With over 43,000 students from 162 countries on campus, your students can find their place and a community here. We want to help them every step of the way!

Visit International Students Studying in Canada for information about evaluation using foreign transcripts, English Language Proficiency requirements and support available on campus for our international students.

Contact us at mapleleaf@ualberta.ca

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