Undergraduate Deadlines

For September 2020 Entrance

Education program January 24, 2020
International applicants June 19, 2020
Entrance scholarship candidates March 1, 2020
Undergraduate programs August 9, 2020

For January 2021 Entrance

Undergraduate programs December 4, 2020


For September 2021 Entrance

Education program January 22, 2021
International applicants
June 18, 2021
Entrance scholarship candidates March 1, 2021
Undergraduate programs August 9, 2021

For January 2022 Entrance

Undergraduate programs December 3, 2021

Note: All application dossiers must be complete (transcripts, supporting documents, and the application fee) and received in the Admissions Office by the deadline dates listed above. It is the applicant’s responsibility to ensure that the dossier materials are sent in support of the application.

Graduate Deadlines

For September 2020 Entrance
Master of Applied Human Nutrition January 31, 2020
Master of Science in Applied Human Nutrition January 31, 2020
Master of Arts in Child and Youth Study February 15, 2020
Master of Arts in Education February 15, 2020
Master of Education February 15, 2020
Master of Arts in School Psychology January 15, 2020
Master of Arts in Family Studies and Gerontology February 15, 2020
Master of Family Studies and Gerontology February 15, 2020
Master of Arts in Communication February 15, 2020
Master of Public Relations February 15, 2020
Master of Arts in Women and Gender Studies* February 1, 2020
*deadline for scholarship consideration for this program
For January 2021 Entrance
Master of Arts in Child and Youth Study November 2, 2020
Master of Arts in Education ** November 2, 2020
Master of Education ** November 2, 2020
Master of Arts in Family Studies and Gerontology November 2, 2020
Master of Public Relations
November 2, 2020
Master of Family Studies and Gerontology November 2, 2020
Only programs listed above allow January entrance
For July 2021 Entrance
PhD in Educational Studies
November 15, 2020



For September 2021 Entrance
Master of Applied Human Nutrition January 31, 2021
Master of Science in Applied Human Nutrition January 31, 2021
Master of Science in Applied Human Nutrition with Internship
January 31, 2021
Master of Arts in Child and Youth Study February 15, 2021
Master of Arts in Education February 15, 2021
Master of Education February 15, 2021
Master of Arts in School Psychology January 15, 2021
Master of Arts in Family Studies and Gerontology February 15, 2021
Master of Family Studies and Gerontology February 15, 2021
Master of Arts in Communication February 15, 2021
Master of Public Relations February 15, 2021
Master of Arts in Women and Gender Studies* February 1, 2021
*deadline for scholarship consideration for this program



For January 2022 Entrance
Master of Arts in Child and Youth Study November 2, 2021
Master of Arts in Education ** November 2, 2021
Master of Education ** November 2, 2021
Master of Arts in Family Studies and Gerontology November 2, 2021
Master of Public Relations
November 2, 2021
Master of Family Studies and Gerontology November 2, 2021
Only programs listed above allow January entrance

**Some cohorts and programs in the Faculty of Education maintain different application deadlines, and some Education programs accept applications year-round. To find out about these deadlines, contact the Faculty of Education at education@msvu.ca or 902.457.6178 or toll-free within Canada 1.877.433.2889.

Note: All application dossiers must be complete by the dates listed above. It is the applicant’s responsibility to ensure the dossier materials are sent in support of the application. Late applications may be considered only if there is space available.