Explore your options
APPLY FOR ADMISSION
(Applications open October 1, 2016, for Fall 2017 admission; the deadline to apply is March 1, 2017.)
You can apply early using your final Grade 11 marks, then submit your final Grade 12 marks once they become available.
Start Your Application
Note: there is a $125 application fee.
If you are unable to submit your application online, you may submit a paper/PDF application form. Applicants to Campus Saint-Jean may submit the Campus Saint-Jean PDF application form.
Apply for scholarships (Deadline: December 15)
With over $22 million in undergraduate awards available, you can’t afford not to.
Apply for residence (Deadline for guaranteed housing: April 30)
Explore all our first-year residence options, from single dorm rooms to shared dorm rooms!
CHECK YOUR UALBERTA EMAIL
Once you submit your application, you’ll be assigned a new UAlberta email address, as well as a unique student number and a Campus Computing ID (CCID). Going forward, this is the email address we’ll use to correspond with you.
LOG IN TO BEAR TRACKS
Bear Tracks is our online student service system. Log in to check your Admission Status and To-Do List, register in courses, and much more. Watch your email for instructions on how to log in.
Accept your offer
SECURE YOUR PLACE AT THE U OF A
Once you receive an admission offer, you’ll need to accept your offer and pay a non-refundable $500 tuition deposit by the deadline stated in Bear Tracks.
Watch your email for your admission offer and for instructions on How to Accept
Register in courses
BUILD A DRAFT SCHEDULE
Before course registration opens, you can build a draft schedule in Bear Tracks. This will allow you to browse course options and develop a weekly timetable that works. Then, once course registration opens, you’ll be able to enroll with ease.
REGISTER FOR FALL AND WINTER TERMS
Course registration will open in the spring (check Bear Tracks for details). Get into the classes you want by accepting your admission offer and being among the first to enrol!
ATTEND A REG 101 WORKSHOP
Looking for help with Bear Tracks, or advice on what courses to take? Our advisors are here to help! Sign up for one of our in-person workshops in your town, or access a workshop online.
You must ensure that all supporting documents required for your application are received by the deadline. Check Bear Tracks for more details. Learn more »