International application process & timelines

How do I apply?
  1. Email your completed application form and admissions payment form to intl.admissions@yukonu.ca. See application timelines below.

    • Please make sure to read Application Instructions and Checklist on the Admission Application and send all necessary documents with your application

  2. If you are requesting accommodation through Yukon University, email your completed Homestay application to international@yukonu.ca or apply for Campus Housing
    Learn more about accommodation options.

  3. Receive Letter of Eligibility (If you are applying for academic/ career programs).

  4. Pay Tuition Deposit by clicking here (If you are applying for academic/ career programs).

  5. Wait for Acceptance Letter.

  6. Apply for Student Visa.

  7. Receive confirmation for the accommodation of your choice.

  8. Book your flights and confirm the date of arrival with Yukon University International.

  9. Come to visit Yukon University!

  10. Register for courses.

Application timelines

2020/2021 International application timelines for full-time academic and career programs

Semester Programs First day to accept applications Last day to accept applications

Spring/Summer 2020

Given the current travel restrictions and global situation regarding the COVID-19 pandemic, Yukon University has suspended the intake of NEW incoming International students for the Spring Semester beginning in May. All the eligible applicants have been already notified and are given the options to either defer to Fall Semester or withdraw applications. If you have any questions, please email us.

Fall 2020

August 31 - December 22, 2020

Please see available programs for international students. December 2, 2019 July 17, 2020

Winter 2021

January 4 - April 28, 2021

  • Aviation Management*
  • Business Administration
  • General Studies
  • Liberal Arts
  • Multimedia Communication
  • Northern First Nation Studies
  • Northern Justice and Criminology
  • Northern Outdoor and Environmental Science
  • Northern Studies.

*Students should email international@yukonu.ca before submitting an application for Aviation Management.

April 20, 2020 October 16, 2020

Spring/Summer 2021

May 3 - June 29, 2021

  • Business Administration
  • Early Learning and Child Care
  • General Studies
  • Liberal Arts
  • Northern First Nations Studies
  • Northern Outdoor and Environmental Studies
  • Northern Studies
August 10, 2020 March 5, 2021

* For information on ESL programs, please download our ESL program brochure.