Undergraduate apply

Applications for September 2015 will be available in November 2014. To ensure that you are eligible for admission, please read about the admission requirements.

Ready to apply? It’s simple. Just proceed to Step 1 below.

Undergraduate admission requirements

Step 1: Start your application now

Kinesiology and Recreation and Health Education


BEd - Secondary curriculum (five-year program)

New to UVic?

If you've never attended UVic, you must submit the University of Victoria undergraduate application no later than January 31.

If you're applying with a physical education teaching area, go to the School of Exercise Science, Physical and Health Education site for more information about their application process.

Continuing and returning UVic students

All other teacher education program applicants: elementary, middle years and secondary post-degree programs and the four-year elementary program

  • If you've never attended UVic, you'll submit the online University of Victoria undergraduate application and a teacher education program application form. Go to step #2 to get your teacher education program application.
  • If you're a current or returning UVic student, you'll submit the teacher education program application. Go to step #2 below to get it.

Application deadline: January 2

While late applications will be accepted, it is important to know that applicants who apply by January 2 have priority. Applications received after January 2 will be held for consideration should space become available. A late application fee will be assessed to those applying after January 2.

Step 2: Teacher education program applications

Complete the required forms online and submit them by email to Undergraduate Admissions and Records. In the subject line of your email, please type: Education 2015 Application from [your name]. The email address is provided on the application form and in the 'How to apply' document (below.)

You can also print the form, fill it out by hand and submit it in person, by mail or by fax to Undergraduate Admissions and Records. The mailing address and fax number are on the application form and in the 'How to apply' document.

Bachelor of Education (Elementary Curriculum) - Victoria and East Kootenay

This is a four-year, first-degree program for those who wish to become an elementary classroom teacher (kindergarten to grade 7).

  • How to apply. This document provides detailed information about the application process for September 2014. Information for 2015 entry will be available in November 2014.
  • Teacher education program application form. Applications for 2015 entry will be available in November 2014.
  • Courses-in-progress form, if applicable 
  • Supplementary form for First Nations, Métis or Inuit applicants (for September 2014 entry)

Bachelor of Education Post-Degree Professional Program (Elementary)

This program is offered over 16 months and is designed for degree holders who now wish to become an elementary classroom teacher (kindergarten to grade 7).

This program is also appropriate for those interested in teaching in a middle school (grades 6, 7 and 8). Students in this program may take practica in an elementary or middle school.

  • How to apply. This document provides detailed information about the application process for   September 2014. Information for 2015 entry will be available in November 2014.
  • Teacher education program application form. Applications for 2015 entry will be available in November 2014.
  • Courses-in-progress form, if applicable 
  • Supplementary form for First Nations, Métis or Inuit applicants (for 2014 entry)

Diploma in Secondary Teacher Education (or Secondary PDPP)

This program is offered over 16 months and is designed for degree holders who now wish to become a secondary school teacher (grades 8 -12).

  • How to apply This document provides detailed information about the application process for   September 2014. Information for 2015 entry will be available in November 2014.
  • Teacher education program application form. Applications for 2015 entry will be available in November 2014.
  • Courses-in-progress form, if applicable 
  • Supplementary form for First Nations, Métis or Inuit applicants (for September 2014 entry)

Step 3: Check the status of your application

Go to My UVic Application to check the status of your application.

Please note that online applications are uploaded to our database once a week. Consequently, there will be no changes to the status of your application until after the upload.

Deadlines and transcripts

Deadlines

DEGREE PROGRAMS APPLICATION DEADLINE FINAL TRANSCRIPT DEADLINE Entry point
BEd - Elementary Curriculum 2 January* 31 May September
BEd - Elementary PDPP 2 January* 31 May September
BEd - Middle Years PDPP 2 January* 31 May September
BEd - Secondary Curriculum 31 January 31 May September
Diploma - Secondary Teacher Education 2 January* 31 May September
BSc - Kinesiology 31 January 31 May September
BA - Recreation and Health Education 31 January 31 May September

* While we do accept late applications, applicants who apply by January 2 have priority. Late applications will be held for consideration should space become available.

Transcripts

Transcripts showing grades for courses attempted to December 31 must be submitted by January 31.

New UVic applicants taking courses in the January-April term must submit a transcript that shows this course registration by January 31.

Transcripts showing grades for courses attempted to April 30th must be submitted by May 31.