Applying to UNB

Start your application

The following steps are for Canadian high school and transfer students. Graduate programs, the Faculty of Law and incoming exchange students have different application processes.

International students can visit our international students application portal.

1. Choose your campus and program

Explore our degree programs on the Fredericton and Saint John campuses.

2. Check the admission requirements

Once you’ve decided on your program, use our admission requirements tool to ensure you meet the requirements.

3. Prepare your application

Confirm application deadline

The application deadline for most undergraduate programs is March 31. Review our important dates and deadlines to confirm your program doesn't have an alternative application deadline.

Late applications will be considered based on available program space.

Will I need to submit additional documents?

Education, Kinesiology and Nursing (Fredericton and Moncton) may require supplementary information. Applying to Renaissance College also requires additional documents.

Application fee

  • Domestic students: $65
  • International students: $125

Your application will be forwarded to the Admissions Office after your non-refundable payment has been processed. We accept Visa, Mastercard or American Express.

Explore additional international fee-payment options on our Financial Services site.

4. Apply online

Start your online application now.

After submitting your application, you will receive an automatic confirmation email including your UNB application number. Save this email for future reference.

5. Apply for scholarships

Submit one application each year and you’ll be considered for the majority of our undergraduate scholarships. We award thousands of scholarships and millions of dollars to students every year.

Complete the entrance scholarship application form by March 1.

6. Apply for residence

  • Fredericton campus: You'll receive the residence application in your admission package after you've been accepted to UNB.
  • Saint John campus: Apply for residence on the Saint John campus anytime after you have applied for admission.