Timelines & Deadlines

Please note: offers of admission to all undergraduate programmes are made on a rolling basis.  Apply as early as possible.

Admissions Deadlines


Arts and Science

Early fall admission for Foundation Year Programme
  • December 31
Foundation Year Programme
  • March 1
Scholarship essay and major awards (transcripts for scholarships
consideration deadline is Mar. 1)
  • January 15
International applicants (except USA)
  • April 1
First-year applicants from Canada or USA
  • June 1
Transfer applicants (BA and BSc)
  • June 1
Internal transfer
  • September 25
Returning King's students
  • August 15


Bachelor of journalism (Honours) first-year applicants, readmission, transfer and internal transfer
  • March 1
Bachelor of journalism (one year) and master of journalism (two year) applicants
  • February 15
Bachelor of journalism (one year) and master of journalism (two-year) applicants (final deadline) - Canadian and USA residents only
  • June 1
Master of journalism (10 month)
  • February 15 
Master of fine arts in creative nonfiction
  • February 15



Admissions Timeline

King's begins accepting applications for the upcoming academic year. Application forms are available online and in hard copy format. Students may apply using self-reported grade 11 final marks and mid-semester grade 12 marks until December 31.
  • Oct. 15, 2015
Early consideration deadline for Bachelor of Journalism one-year Program.
*Please note that where space is available, applications will continue to be considered up to June 1.
  • February 15, 2015
Scholarship essay and major award deadline
Transcripts for scholarship consideration deadline
  • January 15, 2016
  • March 1, 2016
Application deadline for Bachelor of Journalism (Honours) Program; early admission deadline for the Foundation Year Programme.
  • March 1, 2016
Admission offers for all Bachelor of Journalism programs to be mailed
  • Rolling admissions
All offers of admissions to BA and BSc (FYP and regular) to be mailed for students who applied by March 1; entrance scholarship offers to be mailed
  •  April 15, 2016
Deadline for students to confirm their place at King's (early admission).
  •  May 15, 2016