Admissions FAQ’s

What is Booth UC doing to ensure safety of the Booth UC community?

Booth UC’s top priority is the health and safety of all students, faculty, and staff and we continue to work in partnership with public health officials with regards to COVID-19. The Booth University College campus is currently closed. The Crisis Management Team continues to meet regularly.

Who can I contact for more questions about Booth UC’s response to the COVID-19 crisis?

We are updating the COVID-19 webpage on an ongoing basis. Understanding the situation is ever-changing, any general questions can be directed to communications@BoothUC.ca

When do fall classes begin?

The fall term will start on September 8, 2021.

Can I still apply for fall 2021 admission?

Yes, you can! Please check our Admissions page for details on specific program deadlines. Go to Apply Now to complete your online application.

Who can I talk to about enrolling at Booth UC?

Our Admissions team is fully operational and working from home. Our Admissions Counsellors are available to assist prospective students by phone at 1-877-942-6684 or email at admissions@boothuc.ca. Please visit https://boothuc.ca/admissions/contact-us/ for more information.

Does Booth UC have mental health support for students?

Yes – 24 hours a day! We are committed to our students’ mental health and as such, we have partnered with Morneau Shepell to provide a Student Support Program for all students, at no cost. For more information on all of our student supports please refer to the Student Life section of our website.

When is the campus reopening?

At this time, the campus is closed. We are in touch with Manitoba Shared Health to determine when it will be safe to re-open. Stay tuned for updates.

All courses will be available on September 8, 2021. Stay tuned for details on our re-opening. You are also able to take a virtual tour just at this link.

How do I send my transcript when my school is closed?

The Admissions Team will accept digital copies of your transcript in order to make an assessment. A transcript will be deemed official if it is emailed to directly to admissions@boothuc.ca from the issuing institution.

Am I able to attend Booth UC on a part-time or full time basis?

Yes students can attend Booth UC either part-time or full-time.

Can I take my program fully online?

At this time, we do offer a mixture of online and in-class options as well as some evening classes. However, you will not be able to complete your degree online as some required courses are not offered online. You will need to come in for classes at some point in your degree.

Are there opportunities for funding available to students?

Yes! In addition to government funding programs, Booth UC has a number of scholarships and bursaries available. Please visit https://boothuc.ca/admissions/scholarships-financial-aid/ for detail.

I need help with course selection. Who can I contact?

All admitted students are assigned an advisor who can help them with choosing their courses. Please refer to your offer letter for more detail.

How do I pay my tuition?

Payment can be made directly through your Populi account. If you do not have a Canadian credit card, you will need to pay via boothuc.flywire.com. Please connect with your Admissions Counsellor if you have questions.

International Students

Since all IELTS Academic/TOEFL iBT testing locations are closed, what other exams do you accept that will cover the English Exam Proficiency requirements?

Booth University College will temporarily be accepting the Duolingo test as an alternative to TOEFL and IELTS during the COVID-19 closure of test centres. Students must receive a minimum score of 105.

Is my application fee on $150 CAD and offer deposit of $500 CAD refundable?

No, neither the application fee nor the offer deposit are refundable.

Is the $9000 CAD International student deposit refundable if I decide not to attend?

Yes! The International student deposit, due on August 1st is fully refundable if you decide not to attend Booth UC.

I do not have a study permit. Can I take courses at Booth UC from my home country?

Students with a Study Permit in process can take some courses online as full-time students. Go to Apply Now to begin your application.

I have questions about obtaining a study permit. Where do I find information?

Please go to the Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada website for information related to obtaining a study permit.

 What if the embassy is closed and I cannot apply for a study permit?

Please go to the Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada website for information related to obtaining a study permit.

What if I have a study permit, but I am not able to travel to Canada?

Please go to the Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada website for information related travel and study permit.

Additional information may be found on the Global Affairs Canada page.