Independent Students


Independent Students


Independent students are Qualifying students who register for individual courses, normally on a part-time basis. Independent students may be interested in taking courses for job-related purposes, to narrow the gap in their studies, to experiment in different subject areas, or to "test the waters" prior to applying to an undergraduate program.

Newly-admitted Independent students are strongly encouraged to contact the Student Transition Centre in order to obtain advising prior to commencing their studies.

Newly-admitted International Independent students can receive advising at:


Information and Application

Students interested in opening a file as an undergraduate Independent student, must complete the Independent Student Application form online.

For more details please review the Independent Students Information Guide .


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