Welcome high school 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.

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Important dates and deadlines

  1. Residence move-in »

    Orientation »

  2. First day of fall term »

  3. Open House is on campus »

  4. Undergraduate application is open

  5. 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 »

  6. Deadline to apply for prestige awards »

  7. Initial transcript deadline for prestige award applicants »

  8. Deadline to apply for fall admission and final date to make changes to your application.

    High school awards online application deadline.

  9. 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) »

  10. Deadline to apply for residence »

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

  12. Registration for new students begins »

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

    Welcome Centre opens »

  13. Transcript deadline for transfer applicants »

  14. Start applying for Government Student Assistance »

  15. Final transcript deadline for high school applicants »

  16. Deadline to apply to Open Studies »

Other resources

Student Accessibility Services

UCalgary offers an accessible, equitable learning environment.

Find out more about the Student Accessibility Services

Academic advising

Academic support is available to help students choose courses and determine their program degree requirements.

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UCalgary offers top athletic programs, facilities and coaching.

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Students are guaranteed residence for the first two years of study.

Check out first-year residence


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).