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Renaissance College
UNB Fredericton

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How to apply

Applying for the BPhil

  1. Fill out the standard University of New Brunswick application formYou must check the B. Philosophy - Renaissance College in the program selection program when selecting your first choice of program. We suggest the online version of the application form (select Bachelor of Philosophy).

  2. Pay the $65 application fee.

  3. Transcripts and will need to be sent from previously attended educational institutions. Have your school(s) send them to the UNB Registrar's office.

  4. Create a resumé. Please include your educational, extracurricular, volunteer, work and other relevant experiences and achievements. Also indicate any awards, distinctions or recognitions you have received.

  5. Write a cover letter for your resumé. We ask that you tell us a bit about yourself and why you would like to come to Renaissance College. Elaborate on how you think it might fit with your future life and career goals. Optional: Many students also choose to submit portfolios of various types containing samples of school work, art, writing, music, etc.

  6. Resumés, cover letters and portfolios can be mailed or emailed to UNB Admissions.

Deadlines for students wishing to be considered for larger scholarships is March 1. UNB Renaissance College Applications are held until February 15th, 2019 when decisions will be made. Applications will be accepted until the program is full.

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For high school students

Normally, minimum requirements for admission directly from high school are:

  • a combined average of 75%
  • four electives with a minimum overall average of 75%
  • does not guarantee acceptance

For transfer students

We welcome transfer students also. Transfer students must normally have a GPA of 3.0 to be considered for the program.

If you have any questions about the program or the application process please do not hesitate to contact Josie Seely or by phone: (506) 447-3133 or fax: (506) 447 3224.

Bachelor of Integrated Studies (BIS) application

Please visit UNB's College of Extended Learning to apply for the Bachelor of Integrated Studies (BIS).