Welcome counsellors and advisors

Our relationship with guidance counsellors and advisors is vital and valued. We look forward to working with you to offer future students informative services and events, including in-school visits and career fairs, admissions/application workshops, registration workshops and counsellor updates to share what's new at the university.

choose.ucalgary.ca website

Create an account and log in to access additional resources and services specifically for counsellors and to access information available to your students.

  • Counsellor hotline: Call +1.403.220.6921 (counsellors and educators only)
  • Counsellor portal: Visit choose.ucalgary.ca to create a profile, access additional online resources, request materials and join our mailing list
  • Campus and school visits: Call +1.403.220.6921 to be added to our mailing list or visit choose.ucalgary.ca

High school counsellors »

Important dates and deadlines

  1. Undergraduate application is open »

    Open House is on campus »

  2. Nov. 15 – April 30: Early admission offers made »
    Nov. 15 – May 31: Standard admission offers made »
    Nov. 15 – Aug. 15: Admission offers made based on final grades »

  3. Deadline to apply for prestige awards »

  4. Initial transcript deadline for prestige award applicants »

  5. Deadline for students residing outside of Canada or the U.S. to submit transcripts and documents »

    Initial transcripts and supporting documents required for admission decision for all high school and transfer applicants »

    Final transcripts required for admission decision: Education (After-Degree and Community Based), Social Work, Kinesiology (transfer) »

  6. Deadline to apply for residence »

  7. Acceptance and admission deposit deadline for offers made by Apr. 1 »

  8. Registration for new students begins »

    May to Aug.: Prelude (online summer orientation) »

    Welcome Centre opens »

  9. Transcript deadline for transfer applicants »

  10. Start applying for Government Student Assistance »

  11. Final transcript deadline for high school applicants »

  12. Deadline to apply to Open Studies »

  13. Residence move-in »

    Orientation »

  14. First day of fall term »


If you are a counsellor or educator, email future.students@ucalgary.ca or call the counsellor hotline at +1.403.220.6921, Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (MT).