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Planning Your Next Steps

1) Apply Early!

Applications will open for all direct-entry, transfer, and After Degree students on October 1, 2020

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2) Review Your Checklist Items

Ensure documents are sent in as soon as possible so that your application is complete. The document deadline is June 15, 2021, but your application cannot be evaluated until we receive all of your required documents and grades to date.

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3) Plan Courses for the Upcoming Academic Year

If you are already done high school, you can take transferable courses towards Education degree requirements in the upcoming academic year. Use the 2020/2021 University Calendar as a guide when selecting courses.

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4) Use the Transfer Alberta Guide for External Institutions

If you are taking courses at an external institution in Alberta, be sure to use the Transfer Alberta Guide to see if there is a transfer agreement between institutions for the course you are planning on taking.


In an effort to take proactive measures in protecting our students, staff, and the public during the COVID-19 situation, all prospective advising appointments are being moved to Google Meet. Please feel free to book an appointment using the button below, or email your questions to

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** Please note we are unable to assess transfer credit from external post-secondary institutions until a student has submitted an official application to the University of Alberta and all required documentation has been received.



Prospective Education Students: send your emails to

5-Year Combined Degrees Program: visit this link for Faculty contact information.

Bridging Project for Internationally Educated Teachers (IETs): send your emails to or

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