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Application Requirements

In addition to Dalhousie University's admission requirements, the School of Planning requires additional documentation to complete your application:

  • Send one copy of the application form to the Registrar's office along with the application fee.
  • Send all other material to Tamara Adlain, School of Planning:
    • Two copies of the application
      (if you applied with a paper copy)
    • A letter or statement of intent
      (why you want to study planning)
    • resumé
    • Two academic reference letters 
      (if you want to include a reference from a professional with whom you have worked, that should be in addition to the academic references)
    • A sample of your writing (about four pages) and
    • Two official copies of all academic transcripts.
  • International students whose first language is not English must provide proof that they meet the university's requirement for English proficiency.

Applicants applying for scholarships and/or early admissions in the spring must have all information in by 1st February.

For general inquiries, contact Planning Secretary, Tamara Adlain.