Application deadlines

Deadlines for current high school students

The application deadlines for all current high school students (domestic and international) are as follows. These deadlines are annual fixed dates, and the university reserves the right to make changes as necessary.

If you have already graduated from high school and are taking additional courses to improve your grades, refer to the deadlines for all other applicants.

Submission September entry
Application to UVic February 28
Supplemental application Varies by program (see below)
English language proficiency March 15: Commerce program
May 1: all other programs

Supplemental applications

In addition to grades, some UVic undergraduate programs require applicants to provide additional information as part of the selection process.

Check the Supplemental application information page to see details and instructions for programs that require supplemental applications.

Business

Program Deadline
Commerce February 28

Education

Program Deadline
Teacher Education: Elementary Curriculum February 28

Fine Arts

Program Deadline
Music March 31
Music and Computer Science March 31
Theatre February 28
Visual Arts March 9

Human & Social Development

Program Deadline
Child and Youth Care February 28

English language proficiency

All University of Victoria applicants are required to demonstrate competence in the English language. Applications cannot be fully evaluated until proof of language proficiency is confirmed.

Deadlines for all other applicants

Application deadlines vary for applicants who are not current high school students.

Business

The application deadlines for college/university transfer students and all other applicants applying to the Commerce program are as follows.

Submission September entry
Application to UVic February 28
Supplemental application February 28
Additional documents March 15
English language proficiency March 15

Education

The application deadlines for college/university transfer students and all other applicants applying to Education programs are as follows.

  • Applicants are required to submit final or in-progress official transcripts (if currently enrolled in courses) that list all courses being completed during their second term by the document deadline.
  • Applicants may be required to submit additional documentation in support of their applications.

Kinesiology

Submission September entry
Application to UVic January 31
Supplemental application January 31
Additional documents January 31
English language proficiency January 31

Recreation and Health Education

Submission September entry
Application to UVic January 31
Supplemental application January 31
Additional documents January 31
English language proficiency January 31

Teacher Education: Elementary Curriculum

Submission September entry
Application to UVic February 28
Supplemental application February 28
Additional documents February 28
English language proficiency February 28

Teacher Education: Secondary Curriculum (Art and Physical Education)

Submission September entry
Application to UVic January 31
Supplemental application January 31
Additional documents January 31
English language proficiency January 31

Teacher Education: Post-Degree Programs (Elementary and Secondary)

Submission September entry
Application to UVic January 2
Supplemental application January 31
Additional documents January 31
English language proficiency January 31

Engineering

The application deadlines for college/university transfer students and all other applicants applying to the Engineering and Computer Science programs are as follows.

Computer Science

Applicants from Canadian post-secondary institutions

Submission September entry January entry May entry
Application to UVic April 30 October 31 March 31
Additional documents May 31 November 30 April 30
English language proficiency May 31 November 30 April 30

Applicants from international post-secondary institutions

Submission September entry January entry May entry
Application to UVic April 30 October 15 January 31
Additional documents May 31 November 1 February 28
English language proficiency May 31 November 1 February 28

Engineering (BEng and BSEng)

Submission September entry
Application to UVic April 30
Additional documents May 31
English language proficiency May 31

Engineering Bridge Program (via Camosun College)

Submission September entry
Application to UVic February 15
Additional documents March 15
English language proficiency March 15

Fine Arts

The application deadlines for college/university transfer students and all other applicants applying to Fine Arts programs are as follows.

Art History & Visual Studies

Applicants from Canadian post-secondary institutions

Submission September entry January entry May entry
Application to UVic April 30 October 31 March 31
Additional documents July 1 November 30 April 30
English language proficiency July 1 November 30 April 30

Applicants from international post-secondary institutions

Submission September entry January entry May entry
Application to UVic April 30 October 15 January 31
Additional documents May 31 November 1 February 28
English language proficiency May 31 November 1 February 28

Music

Submission September entry
Application to UVic March 31
Supplemental application March 31
Additional documents May 31
English language proficiency May 31

Music and Computer Science

Submission September entry
Application to UVic March 31
Supplemental application March 31
Additional documents May 31
English language proficiency May 31

Theatre

Submission September entry
Application to UVic February 28
Supplemental application February 28
Additional documents May 31
English language proficiency May 31

Visual Arts

Submission September entry
Application to UVic February 28
Supplemental application March 9
Additional documents May 31
English language proficiency May 31

Writing

Submission September entry
Application to UVic March 31
Additional documents May 31
English language proficiency May 31

Human & Social Development

The application deadlines for college/university transfer students and all other applicants applying to Human & Social Development programs are as follows.

Child and Youth Care

Submission September entry
Application to UVic February 28
Supplemental application February 28
Additional documents April 1
English language proficiency April 1

Pre-Child and Youth Care (distance only)

Submission September entry January entry
Application to UVic February 28 June 15
Additional documents May 1 August 15
English language proficiency May 1 August 15

Health and Community Services

Submission September entry
Application to UVic April 1
Supplemental application April 15
Additional documents May 15
English language proficiency May 15

Health Information Science

Submission September entry
Application to UVic March 31 October 31
Additional documents July 1 November 30
English language proficiency July 1 November 30

Nursing

Submission September entry January entry
Application to UVic March 31 September 30
Supplemental application TBD TBD
Additional documents May 15 November 15
English language proficiency May 15 November 15

Social Work

Submission September entry May entry
Application to UVic January 31 January 31
Supplemental application January 31 January 31
Additional documents January 31 January 31
English language proficiency January 31 January 31

Pre-Social Work (on and off campus)

Applicants from Canadian post-secondary institutions

Submission September entry January entry May entry July entry
Application to UVic April 30 October 31 March 31 April 30
Additional documents July 1 November 30 April 30 May 31
English language proficiency July 1 November 30 April 30 May 31

Applicants from international post-secondary institutions

Submission September entry January entry May entry July entry
Application to UVic April 30 October 15 January 31 January 31
Additional documents May 31 November 1 February 28 February 28
English language proficiency May 31 November 1 February 28 February 28

Diploma in Local Government Management

Applicants from Canadian post-secondary institutions

Submission September entry January entry May entry
Application to UVic May 31 October 15 February 15
Supplemental application TBD TBD TBD
Additional documents July 15 November 15 April 1
English language proficiency July 15 November 15 April 1

Applicants from international post-secondary institutions

Submission September entry January entry May entry
Application to UVic April 30 October 15 January 31
Supplemental application TBD TBD TBD
Additional documents May 31 November 1 February 28
English language proficiency May 31 November 1 February 28

Diploma in Public Sector Management

Applicants from Canadian post-secondary institutions

Submission September entry January entry May entry
Application to UVic May 31 October 15 February 15
Supplemental application TBD TBD TBD
Additional documents July 15 November 15 April 1
English language proficiency July 15 November 15 April 1

Applicants from international post-secondary institutions

Submission September entry January entry May entry
Application to UVic April 30 October 15 January 31
Supplemental application TBD TBD TBD
Additional documents May 31 November 1 February 28
English language proficiency May 31 November 1 February 28

Humanities, Science & Social Sciences

The application deadlines for college/university transfer students and all other applicants applying to Humanities, Science and Social Sciences programs are as follows.

Applicants from Canadian post-secondary institutions

Submission September entry January entry May entry July entry
Application to UVic April 30 October 31 March 31 April 30
Additional documents July 1 November 30 April 30 May 31
English language proficiency July 1 November 30 April 30 May 31

Applicants from international post-secondary institutions

Submission September entry January entry May entry July entry
Application to UVic April 30 October 15 January 31 January 31
Additional documents May 31 November 1 February 28 February 28
English language proficiency May 31 November 1 February 28 February 28


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