Admissions Deadlines

Undergraduate (Foundation / Foundation Transfer / Advanced Standing)
VAC Studio / VAC Teachers

Winter (January) 2022 Entry

October 1, 2021 - all applications considered for scholarship

December 1, 2021 - final deadline

Graduate (MDes / MFA / MA)

(All graduate programs begin Fall (September) only)

Deadline to submit completed application is January 15, 2022


Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Design

Fall (September) Entry Only

March 1, 2022


Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, NSCAD University has made the difficult decision to suspend both the inbound exchange and outbound exchange programs for the 2021-2022 Academic year.

*If the posted deadlines have passed, contact to see if you may still apply.