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Application Details 

Undergraduate Graduate
Application Fee:  $40 (CAD) credit card only Application Fee: $70 (CAD) credit card only
Paper version of application: Click here Paper version of application: N/A
Application processing time: 2-3 weeks Application processing time: Varies by program
Program start dates: September, January, May, or July Program start dates: September, January, or May
Supporting documents sent to: Systems and Records Office Supporting Documents sent to: Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research
Additional Information Additional Information
Email: recruitment@smu.ca Email: fgsr@smu.ca
Phone: 902-420-5415 Phone: 902-420-5089

 NOTE: If you do not have a credit card available now, simply save your application and come back to it later. It’s easy to log back in to make changes before sending it to us.

  • Interested in living on campus? All accepted students will be sent instructions on how to apply for one of our three student residences. For questions, please email residence.life@smu.ca.

  • Have questions? Need some assistance? Forgot to include important information on your application? Feel free to contact us and we’ll be happy to offer some help!