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Updates for Applicants

Applicants are encouraged to check this page periodically as updates regarding the admission process will be available below.

Application deadline

The deadline to apply for our Fall 2019 enrolment will be Tuesday, January 15, 2019. Please check with the Registrar's Office as to when they are able to receive applications for Fall 2019.

GRE Test Scores are required for all applicants. View our Admission Procedures for more information.

About your Fall 2018 application?

NOTE #1 (as of January 25, 2018): Please note we are currently processing admission documents. Confirmation of receipt of documents can take place up to 4 to 5 weeks following the admissions deadline. Please continue to check the Online Application Summary.

Admission inquiries

Please view all Admission Information and our Frequently Asked Questions before contacting our offices. All admission inquiries should be made by email only and can be sent to scsd@dal.ca.

Applicants who are re-applying

Did you know that if you applied to our program(s) last year and are re-applying, you must include a cover letter with your SCSD Additional Information Form indicating which parts of your previous admissions file that you would like re-used; this includes transcripts, references, and GRE Score Reports.

Application Fee increased to $100 CAD (Canadian dollars)

Effective October 20, 2014, Application Fees are now $100 CAD (Canadian dollars) for applying to our program at Dalhousie University.