Graduate Application and Document Deadlines

The dates listed in the following table are the deadlines for submitting a complete application for admission, including all letters of reference and other supporting documentation. All unofficial supporting documents are submitted via the online application system.

Program
Semester of Admission
Spring 2017
(Jan. - Apr.)
Summer 2017
(May - Aug.)
Fall 2017
(Sept. - Dec.)
Spring 2018
(Jan. - Apr.)
Master of Arts -
All majors except for Economics and Cultural, Social, and Political Thought
October 1
February 1
February 1 (First Round)1
May 1 (Second Round)1
October 1
Master of Arts -
Cultural, Social, and Political Thought
October 1
-
February 1 (First Round)1
May 1 (Second Round)1
October 1
Master of Arts -
Economics
-
-
February 1 (First Round)1
May 1 (Second Round)1
-
Master of Science -
All majors except for Addictions Counselling, Health Sciences, and Nursing
October 1
February 1
February 1 (First Round)1
May 1 (Second Round)1
October 1
Master of Science -
Addictions Counselling, Health Sciences, and Nursing
-
-
February 1
-
Master of Counselling
-
December 1
-
-
Master of Education - All Majors
-
December 1
-
-
Master of Fine Arts - All Majors
-
-
February 1
-
Master of Music
-
-
February 1
-
Master of Nursing
-
-
February 1
-
Master of Science in Management -
All majors
-
-
February 1
-
Doctor of Philosophy -
All majors except Education and Cultural, Social, and Political Thought
October 1
February 1
February 1 (First Round)1
May 1 (Second Round)1
October 1
Doctor of Philosophy -
Cultural, Social, and Political Thought
October 1
-
February 1 (First Round)1
May 1 (Second Round)1
October 1
Doctor of Philosophy in Education -
Learning, Teaching, and Curriculum
Formal and Distributive Leadership
Counselling Psychology

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-
-

November 1 2
November 1 2
-

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-
November 1

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1 There are two rounds of admission for Fall (September 1) entry to the M.A., M.Sc. and Ph.D. programs. The Second Round of admission is intended for applicants who are unable to confirm funding from external agencies (e.g., NSERC) before . Applicants who can confirm funding before should submit their application for the First Round of admission. Spaces are limited in these programs; early applications are encouraged.

2 Semester of Admission: Summer Session II (July)