Paper Applications

Late/Paper Applications

The online application is now closed for the May 2019 and September 2019 semester intake.  Late applications will be accepted for the programs listed below only until their respective deadline.  Late applications are not eligible for the UNBC Graduate Entrance Scholarship or the UNBC Graduate Entrance Research Scholarship. Late applications are not recommended for international students as we cannot guarantee an admission decision in sufficient time to obtain a study permit.

If you wish to submit a late application for May 2019 or September 2019 you need to apply by paper. Please fill out the Application For Graduate Admission, and submit the completed application with the required supporting application materials to

Online applications for the January 2020 semester is now open.

Reference Letters

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:

(from a professional or company e-mail address as we cannot accept a reference from Gmail, Yahoo, Hotmail, etc.)

Fax: 250-960-6330

Mail or courier:
University of Northern British Columbia
Office of the Registrar
3333 University Way
Prince George, BC  V2N 4Z9

Deadlines for Late Applications

Accepting late applications for May 2019 intake:

February 15 deadline for international applications and June 28 for domestic
MBA  (July 25th start date)

Accepting late applications for September 2019 intake:

June 1 deadline
MScN - Thesis Route
MScN - Family Nurse Practitioner

June 15 deadline for international applicants and July 15 for domestic applicants
MA Natural Resources and Environmental Studies
Master of Natural Resources and Environmental Studies
MSc Natural Resources and Environmental Studies
PhD Natural Resources and Environmental Studies

June 15 deadline
MA International Studies
MA Development Economics
MA Gender Studies
MA English
MA History
MA Political Science

No Deadline
MA & MSc Interdisciplinary Studies
MEng Integrated Wood Design