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Frequently Asked Admissions Questions

Applying to Undergraduate Programs at the University of Lethbridge Calgary Campus

In an effort to make the application process as simple as possible, we have included a list of questions our applicants commonly ask. Admission information for graduate programs is available from the School of Graduate Studies.

 

 

Undergraduate programs

Graduate programs

Remember to submit your application before the appropriate deadline. The application fee payment must be made successfully for the application to be submitted.

Note: Applicants may submit only one application for admission per term (excluding applications for English for Academic Purposes). Requests to be considered for admission to an alternate undergraduate program should be emailed to admissions@uleth.ca.

All applicants to the University of Lethbridge must pay a non-refundable application processing fee, as follows:

  • Undergraduate applicants who have attended educational institutions in Canada only: $125 (CAD)
  • Graduate applicants who have attended educational institutions in Canada only: $100 (CAD)
  • Applicants who have attended one or more educational institutions outside of Canada: $140 (CAD)

Applicants who have previously submitted an Application for Admission to a level of studies (e.g. undergraduate) are eligible to pay a reduced application fee of $50 for subsequent applications to the same level of studies.

Note: Applicants may submit only one application for admission per term (excluding applications for English for Academic Purposes). Requests to be considered for admission to an alternate undergraduate program should be emailed to admissions@uleth.ca.

A student can begin a program in the fall semester (commencing in September) or the spring semester (commencing in January).

For the Fall term, the application deadline is August 1 for undergraduate programs at the Calgary Campus.

For the Spring term, the application deadline is December 1 for undergraduate programs at the Calgary Campus.

Review our undergraduate document requirements and make arrangements for necessary documents to be submitted before the relevant decision document deadline.

The University of Lethbridge will consider unofficial documents and documents reporting interim grades or courses in progress to make a conditional admission decision but reserves the right to request official documents and to verify all transcripts and test scores. Any offer of admission made on the basis of unofficial or interim documents will be conditional upon receipt of final official documents. Such documents must confirm the applicant’s eligibility for admission, including current competitive admission standards.

Unofficial and interim documents may be submitted by email to admissions@uleth.ca or by mail to:

Admissions
University of Lethbridge
4401 University Drive West
Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada
T1K 3M4

Note: Graduate applicants must upload all supporting documents before submitting the online application.

To be considered official, your transcript must be sent directly from the issuing institution to the University of Lethbridge’s Registrar’s Office.

To ensure success in academic study, all applicants, regardless of citizenship or country of origin, must meet the English Language Proficiency requirement through recognized study or a valid standardized test score.

After an application is made and all of your supporting documentation has been received by the University of Lethbridge, it can take up to 6-8 business weeks before a decision is made on your application.

If you are eligible for admission, we will send you an email to the email address provided on your application that includes your offer of admission, instructions for accepting your offer, and important information to help you prepare for your studies at uLethbridge.

If we are unable to issue you an offer of admission, you will be notified by email of the admission decision, the reason(s) for it, and advice for gaining admission to uLethbridge in the future.