Canadian Admissions

Application Documents

We recommend you compile all supporting documents before starting your application.

You will need to scan and save all your supporting documents (except reference letters) as a PDF file* and then upload them directly to the online application portal. You must upload your documents on or before the application submission deadline for the program to which you are applying.

Supporting documents may include the following:

 Academic documents (transcripts, degree certificates)

 English Language Proficiency scores such as IELTS, Pearson, TOEFL, etc. (if applicable)

Additional departmental requirements, such as:

  • CV, statement of intent, and writing samples
  • GRE, GMAT, or other test scores
  • Reference letters (supply names and e-mail addresses of your references in the online application)

*For instructions on converting your documents into PDF files and acceptable naming conventions click here.

 Note: All documents submitted to the University of Alberta become the property of the University, and will not be released or copied except for purposes internal to the University of Alberta. Documents may not be returned to the applicant.