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Get started by selecting the group below that describes you to learn more about how to apply. The process of applying to Mount Allison is different depending on what type of student you are.

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High school student
Apply for undergraduate admissions as a high school student if you're still in high school OR if you've earned a high school diploma but haven't completed any credits at a college or university and are under the age of 22.

Transfer student
Apply for undergraduate admissions as a transfer student if you've received a high school diploma and completed coursework at a college or university.

Mature student
Apply for undergraduate admissions as a mature student if you're 22 or older, have received a high school diploma, and haven't completed any credits at a college or university.

Exchange student
Apply as an exchange student if you're currently attending one of Mount Allison's international partner institutions and wish to take part in an exchange with Mount Allison.

Visiting student
Apply as a visiting student if you're pursuing post-secondary studies at another recognized university or college, and want to complete coursework at Mount Allison. Typically, visiting students do not intend to obtain a degree from Mount Allison, but want to transfer credits to their home institution.

Former student
Apply for re-admission if you've previously attended at least one semester at Mount Allison and have been absent for a year or more OR if you've already graduated. If you've been absent for less than a year, you don't have to re-apply.

Graduate student
Apply for graduate student admissions if you already have an undergraduate degree and you're seeking a Master of Science degree at Mount Allison.

Apply - undergraduate admissions

Undergraduate admissions


For new applicants seeking an undergraduate degree from Mount Allison, including Canadian and international students, transfer students, and mature students.


Exchange students

Apply as an exchange student if you're currently attending one of Mount Allison's international partner institutions and wish to take part in an exchange at Mount Allison.

Apply as an exchange student

Visiting students

Apply as a visiting student if you're pursuing post-secondary studies at another recognized university or college, and want to complete coursework at Mount Allison. Typicallly, visiting students do not intend to obtain a degree from Mount Allison, but want to transfer credits to their home institution.

Apply as a visiting student

Former students

Apply for re-admission if you've previously attended at least one semester at Mount Allison or if you've already graduated.

Apply for re-admission

Graduate students

For applicants who have a bachelor's degree and are seeking a Master of Science degree from Mount Allison.

Apply to the Master of Science program


Special programs

English Pathway Programs

Mount Allison's English pathway programs are designed for students from non-English backgrounds who need extra time and training to meet our English proficiency requirements, and who would like to benefit from additional transition time and academic preparation before full-time studies.

Tantramar Advantage Program

For eligible Tantramar Regional High School students who wish to experience university life by taking a first-year course at Mount Allison while still in high school.