Notices and Deadlines


Update on tuition & fees
Updated: July 31, 2015
Individual tuition assessments will be available mid-August. If you need proof of tuition fees for scholarships or third-party funding, download this official statement from the University.

Posted: June 25, 2015
As a result of the recent announcement from the Alberta government regarding changes to post-secondary funding, tuition and fees, the Office of the Registrar is currently in the process of revising our tuition and fee levels. Updated tuition and fee levels will be published on the undergraduate admissions website and Registrar's Office website as soon as they are available.

Accept your offer!
Posted on: March 1, 2015
If you've received an offer for Fall 2015 admission, be sure to go online to accept your offer by the deadline stated in Bear Tracks. Learn more >>

Application Deadlines
Posted on: March 1, 2015
Please note that the application deadline for direct-entry undergraduate programs will be March 1, 2016 for Fall 2016 admission.

Admission Decision Letters
Updated: June 25, 2015
Posted on: September 1, 2014
The Office of the Registrar moved to a paperless system for distributing admission decision letters to applicants on October 1, 2014.
  • Admission decisions are now provided electronically, in Bear Tracks. (Students no longer receive a printed letter from the Registrar’s Office that informs them of their admission decision.)
  • Students receive an email notifying them when an admission decision is made and available in Bear Tracks. Students are able to view, download or print the document at their discretion.
  • The document shall be considered official documentation from the University of Alberta, whether in print or digital form.
Note: Some faculties and departments may continue to send official correspondences via printed letters.

Important Dates & Deadlines

Application Deadline Extensions

Augustana Campus Deadline
All programs August 1, 2015 

Application deadlines for all undergraduate program are included in the Programs and Requirements search tool. For a complete listing of application and document deadlines for an academic year, refer to the corresponding version of the University of Alberta Calendar. If you have questions about which version of the Calendar you should be referring to, please visit the Registrar’s Office website.

Deadline to Accept Your Admission Offer

The deadline to accept your admission offer will be indicated in Bear Tracks. We encourage you to accept your admission offer as soon as possible after receiving it.

Your deadline in Bear Tracks will be based on the following schedule:

Term Offer Date Deadline to Accept/Pay
Fall On or prior to May 1 June 1
Fall  May 1 - August 1  30 days 
Fall  After August 1  14 days 
Winter  On or prior to November 1  December 1 
Winter  After November 1  14 days 
Spring  On or prior to March 1  April 1 
Spring  After March 1  14 days 
Summer  Prior to March 1  April 1 
Summer After March 1  14 days 

Application Opening Date

For high school students planning on applying to the 2016-17 term, the opening date for applications is October 1, 2015.