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 was Tuesday, January 15, 2019. Please check with the Registrar's Office as to when they are able to receive applications for Fall 2020.

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

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 increasing to $115 CAD (Canadian dollars) effective August 16, 2018

Graduate Application Fee Increase Reminder

Starting on August 16, 2018 the Graduate Application fee will increase from $100 CAD to $115 CAD. The online application and the downloadable paper application will both be updated to show the new application fee.

Students whose applications are received by the Registrar’s Office after August 16, will be charged the $115 application fee.