Dalhousie University Applying


When applying to Dalhousie University, it's important to note the application deadline is June 1, and the early decision deadline is March 15. Scores for either the ACT or SAT test are due June 1. The application fee at Dalhousie University is $45.

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Application deadline June 1
Early decision deadline March 15
Application fee $45
Common Application accepted N/A


Required standardized tests SAT
Admission interview Neither required/recommended
SAT/ACT scores must be received by June 1

Entering Class Stats

Selectivity N/A
Fall 2012 acceptance rate N/A
Early decision acceptance rate N/A

Transfer Students

Accepting applications Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer
Minimum credits to apply 5 credits (30 credit hours)
Minimum required college GPA 2.0

International Students

Application deadline
Fall April 1
Winter September 1
Spring Rolling—beginning September 1
Summer Rolling—beginning September 1
Early decision or early action options available N/A
Separate application form required No
TOEFL accepted instead of SAT or ACT No
Conditional admission offered N/A
International student contact Margaret Wood, International Student Advisor, (902) 494-1566, international.studentservices@dal.ca

* Applying details based on 2012 data

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