Bishop’s University Online Application

Bishop’s University Online Application

We are now accepting applications for the Winter (January) 2023 semester! We are still considering applications for General Interest studies and select programs for Fall (September) 2022 on an individual basis. Details can be found below.

Some things to note before beginning your application:

  1. To successfully submit an Undergraduate, Graduate, or Certificate application form, you must make a $65 CAD application fee (non-refundable). You will be asked to submit this payment via credit card at the end of the application, so have your information ready.
  2. After submitting the payment, you will have the option to upload any supporting documents with your application. If you do not have your supporting documents ready now, you can submit them to the Admissions Office via your myBU Applicant Portal (information below), as a PDF email attachment to admissions@ubishops.ca, by post c/o Admissions Office, or in person during our regular business hours at a later time.
  3. Visit our Academic Programs section for a complete list and full descriptions of all the programs offered at Bishop’s University.

How to choose the correct application form:

Undergraduate Application Form: for anyone looking to apply to a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.), Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A.), or Bachelor of Education (B.Ed.) degree.

Graduate Application Form: for anyone looking to apply to a Graduate Certificate, Micro-Program, Master of Arts (M.A.), Master of Science (M.Sc.), or Master of Education (M.Ed.) degree.

International Exchange Application Form: for anyone who has received approval from their home university that is looking to apply for a one or two semester international student exchange on our campus.

Certificate Application Form: for anyone looking to apply to an undergraduate level Certificate (30 credits).

General Interest Student Application Form: for anyone looking to register for courses (part-time only) without formally being in a certificate or degree program.

Intended Start Semester:

Fall (September 2022) entry
The Undergraduate and Graduate application forms for Fall 2022 are now closed. Bishop’s University will consider late applications to degree programs on an individual basis. Please contact the Admissions Office directly via email at admissions@ubishops.ca to see if you are eligible.

Note that Bishop’s is still accepting applications to Graduate Certificates and General Interest Studies.

Winter (January 2023) entry
For deadlines, see “Application Dates & Deadlines” section below

Applicants can only submit one application per semester. Note that in the application, you are only able to select and be considered for one program of study. If you have a second-choice program, please let us know what this program is via email (admissions@ubishops.ca). We will add this information to your applicant file and you will be automatically considered for your second-choice should you not be offered admission to your first-choice program.

“myBU” Applicant Portal

Once an application has been submitted an applicant will receive their “myBU” Applicant Portal login information via email within 24 hours. It is via the Applicant Portal that students can follow along the most up-to-date status of their application, upload any missing documents to complete their application file, access key resources and information about the university.

Application Dates & Deadlines

Winter Semester

April 1st, 2022: application deadline for all incoming International Exchange applicants from a partner institution.

November 1st, 2022: application deadline for all degree-seeking applicants.

November 15th, 2022: Deadline to submit supporting documents to complete applicant file and be considered for Winter entry.

Fall Semester

March 1st: Deadline to submit an online application for Fall and be considered for Competitive Entrance Scholarships. Also, the deadline to submit the Entrance Awards and Bursaries application.

March 15th: Deadline to submit supporting documents for Competitive Entrance Scholarships, Awards, and Bursaries.

April 1st: Undergraduate Application Deadline for High School, CEGEP, Mature, and incoming International Exchange applicants.

May 1st: Undergraduate and Graduate Application Deadline for University and College Transfer applicants.

May 15th: Deadline to submit supporting documents to complete applicant file and be considered for Fall entry.

Note: Other dates and deadlines such as accepting an offer of admission, applying for residences, online registration, submitting final transcripts, etc. are included in the offer package and can also be found on our Newly Admitted Students page.

Have questions? Contact us directly at admissions@ubishops.ca or by phone at 819-822-9600 ext. 2680.