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Please note that Cape Breton University no longer accepts paper or PDF applications for admission. All students (excluding exchange students, in-community students, and MBA & B.Ed applicants) are required to apply for admission through the online application above. Emailed or faxed applications will not be reviewed.
- Application fee for Canadian and Landed Immigrants – $36.00
- Application fee for International Students – $103.00
- Application fee for MBA(CED) program (all applicants) – $88.00
- Residence fee (all applicants) – $25.00
Transfer Credit and Prior Learning Assessment
Applicants coming from another university or college can submit a Transfer Credit Application form along with their transcript. Applicants may also submit a Prior Leaning Assessment to demonstrate completion of course work through prior learning. However, at least 50% of course work must be completed at CBU.
- Transfer credit application – $52.00
- Prior learning assessment (PLA)- $52.00
- Applications without the required fees will not be processed or returned.
- Application fees are non-refundable.
- All supporting documentation including high school grades, university transcripts, etc. should be official and sent directly to the admissions office.
Printable Admission Applications:
- Admission Application (Online applications required for most programs (apply here), excluding exchange students, in-community students, MBA(CED) and BEd)
- BEd Application Kit
MBA Admission Applications:
- MBA (CED) Domestic Application (Canadian Citizen or Permanent Resident of Canada)
- MBA (CED) International
- MBA (CED) Reference Form
- Prior Learning Assessment (PLA) Application
- Transfer Credit Assessment Application
- CBU Photo ID Form (Online Students)
- Transcript Request Form
Contact Admission Office