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Some programs may have application deadlines which differ from the above dates. Please consult the individual program websites for the most up-to-date information.
2a. Complete the online
2b. Pay the $135 non-refundable application (or if
a returning Cap U student, the $50 non-refundable re-application) fee.
3a. Send scanned (unofficial) copies of your documents to: firstname.lastname@example.org
3b. Ensure official documents are sent (or brought) directly to the Centre for International Experience at Capilano University before the start of your program. Documents to be sent include:
*Official transcripts and official proof of graduation (stamped and signed by your school), with certified English translation for all secondary and postsecondary institutions attended. English proficiency test score sent directly from the testing agency.
*Proof of English language proficiency is not required for applications to the ESL/EAP program. Irreplaceable documents submitted will be returned to the student upon request (.PDF) after admission to the university.
Watch your e-mail and monitor the status of your application on the
Information Web Service (SIWS).
You will receive a letter of
acknowledgement, usually sent by email within 3-4 business days, from the Centre
for International Experience that will let you know if your application has been
successfully submitted and what, if any additional items are required to
complete your application. It will also provide instruction on how to access
SIWS. (Remember that your application will be reviewed and an admission decision
will be made when all items have been received by our office and your
application is complete.)
Although processing times vary according to
volume and the time of year, you can generally expect to receive an admission
decision within 4 weeks of our receiving your complete application to Arts and
Science, Business and English for Academic Purposes. Processing times to other
faculties will vary.
Carefully read the conditions of your offer of admission and the dates when these conditions must be met.
To accept the offer of admission, you must pay the $5000 CAD tuition and fee deposit, that will go toward your first term of study, by the deadline specified in your Letter of Offer. Include links to payments options, how to request a receipt and refund terms as currently outlined in Step 5 of the How to Apply page
A variety of payment options are available.
If you require a tuition deposit receipt, please contact the Cashier's Office
Tuition deposits are refundable prior to class registration pending certain conditions and dates
After you pay your tuition deposit, you will receive a formal Letter of Acceptance and information on the next steps for you to take as a newly admitted Capilano University student.
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Capilano University is named after Chief Joe Capilano, an important leader of the Squamish (Sḵwx̱wú7mesh) Nation of the Coast Salish people. We respectfully acknowledge that our campuses are located on the territories of the Lil’wat, Musqueam, Sechelt (shíshálh), Squamish and Tsleil-Waututh Nations.