How to Apply to the Advanced Wilderness Leadership Program

  • Applying to the Advanced Wilderness Leadership Program requires two ADDITIONAL steps beyond the regular Capilano University admission process. Please read on!

    STEP 1

    Apply to Capilano University by completing the online application. Details and instructions can be found under Admission & Registration.

    STEP 2

    Apply to the program in Squamish by assembling your application package to include:

    • Your current resume
    • A cover letter outlining:
      • Your related outdoor experiences
      • Your goals for attending this program
    • Two work/volunteer letters of reference

    STEP 3

    Send your package to the Advanced Wilderness Leadership Program by either:


    (Please ensure that you receive confirmation from us that we have received your e-mailed application package).

    Mail to:

    Advanced Wilderness Leadership Program, Capilano University Squamish Campus

    Box 1538, Squamish, BC V8B 0B1

    Please Note: Once the staff in Squamish has received your complete application package as outlined above, you will be contacted for an interview. You will not be notified regarding your application until all of the above steps have been completed.

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