Steps to Becoming a Graduate Student

1. Explore

Learn about the wide range of graduate programs, courses and potential supervisors that UNBC has to offer.

2. Review

Review the requirements to apply for Graduate Studies at UNBC.

3. Prepare

Prepare all the documents, fees and other materials required to complete your online application.

4. Submit

Submit your application for UNBC Graduate Studies by completing the online form and uploading all required documents. 

5. Follow-up

Follow-up to check your application status, confirm receipt of documents, withdraw your application, and change your program.

Apply to Graduate Programs

Late/Paper Applications

Late applications are not being accepted a this time.  If you are unable to apply online and wish to submit a paper application for the May 2018 or the September 2018 semester entries, please fill out the Application For Graduate Admission, and submit the completed application with the required supporting application materials to

You will need to contact three people to provide reference letters or assessment reports for you. When a paper application is submitted, UNBC does not e-mail the referees to request references. The reference letters or assessment reports must be submitted directly from the person who wrote the reference. They can submit by e-mail to (from a professional or company e-mail address as we cannot accept a reference from Gmail, Yahoo, Hotmail, etc) or fax (250-960-6330) or they can mail or courier the reference to:
University of Northern British Columbia
Office of the Registrar
3333 University Way
Prince George, BC  V2N 4Z9