Begin Open Studies in spring 2018

Applications close for the spring semester on April 9, 2018

Visiting students and Visiting student researcher

If you are completing degree requirements at another university, you can apply as a visiting student to complete academic work at the University of Calgary. If your home university has an official exchange agreement, you can apply as an exchange student. Once you’ve completed your studies with us, your academic work will be applied to the credential at your home institution.


Visiting Students

  • Require a letter of permission from your home university

Learn more about Visiting Students requirements

Visiting Student Researcher

  • Require a letter of support from a UCalgary researcher/supervisor.
  • Additional immigration information for International students

Learn more about Visiting student researcher requirements

How to apply

  1. Review our Open Studies admission requirements.

    View requirements

  2. To apply for Open Studies you must create an eID.

    Create eID

  3. Complete the Open Studies application.

    View application

  4. Pay a $125 non-refundable application fee.

    Pay fees

  5. Submit all transcripts, including proof of English language proficiency (if applicable).

    Learn more

Have questions? Email or call  +1.403.210.7625. 
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