Monthly emails

Our monthly emails are the best way for you to receive timely updates about USask programs, requirements, deadlines, eventsand much more.

Our latest issue:

June 2024

  • Class registration for the 2024 Fall Term and 2025 Winter Term is now open! 
  • College of Nursing ambassadors, new site in North Battleford and upcoming info sessions
  • New College of Medicine high school outreach in Saskatchewan 
  • Save the date for USask's Prince Albert Campus Open House on October 25

  • May 2024 - Planning for fall and winter class registration in June; Flexible learning opportunities; Getting ahead with summer classes; U-Start pre-orientation and class registration preparation; Tuition and student fees for 2024-2025; Learn English at USask! information sessions; Edwards School of Business COMM 101 Online and scholarships; Save-the-dates for Western College of Veterinary Medicine's Vetavision on Sept. 20-21 and USask's Open House returning September 20
  • April 2024 - Applications close May 1 for several programs and colleges; U-Start pre-orientation activities in May and June; Learning Communities sign-up opening dates; Indigenous Student Experience Day registration closes May 5; New Dental Hygiene program - applications close June 1; Resources and opportunities for new Edwards students; Next USask Nursing Zoom information session is May 15
  • March 2024 - New tuition deposit and provincial attestation letter processes for international students; Indigenous Student Experience Day is May 16, 2024; Sign-up opens April 15 for Indigenous Student Achievement Pathways (ISAP); Explore USask Nursing and Engineering at upcoming events; College of Dentistry direct-entry program deadlines on April 1 and 15; Indigenous Student Achievement Award recipients from Edwards School of Business; Applying for Residence
  • February 2024 - March 1 deadline to submit awards applications and supporting documents; Starting smart with summer classes; Explore USask Engineering, Nursing and more at upcoming events; Counsellor information session: Opportunities and support for Indigenous students; Resources for new Edwards students
  • January 2024 - Scholarships and bursaries deadlines | Deadline to apply for programs in Education and Kinesiology | Nursing Zoom info sessions | Ask a Current Student online chats and other events | and more!
  • December 2023 - Deadline for guaranteed spots in USask's Residence | Holiday closures | Events in the new year | Schulich Leader nominations due Jan. 31 | Why study business?
  • November 2023 - December 1 and December 15 admission and scholarship deadlines; Schulich Leader Scholarships nominations; Engineering events; USask nursing expands learn-where-you-live model; Residence applications are now open; Edwards School of Business podcast and COMM 101 dual credit course deadline
  • October 2023 - Applications open now for Best and Brightest Entrance Scholarships and Circle of Honour awards; USask Express application workshops and other upcoming events; Residence applications open in November; What is Engineering? and Explore USask Engineering tours; NEW admission pathway for Kanawayihetaytan Askiy diplomas; Edwards School of Business COMM 101 dual credit course
  • September 2023 - Applications now open for 2024-2025; USask Prince Albert Campus Open House (Friday, Oct. 20); Save the date: Counsellors and agents info sessions, fall activities; USask nursing makes changes to pre-professional year courses; Navigate business school by participating a learning community.
  • August 2023 - USask Open House 2023 - schedule and promotional materials; Learn English at USask! information sessions; Upcoming events and deadlines (Fall 2023).

  • June 2023 - USask nursing makes changes to pre-professional year courses; Save the date for USask's Open House on Friday, Sept. 22; Planning for fall and winter class registration, summer classes; Reminder: Deadline to apply for joint admission is July 15; Arts and Science programs accepting applications from Canadian citizens and permanent residents until Aug. 15; COMM 101 Online deadline for next year's Grade 12 students fast approaching.
  • May 2023 - Application deadline extended to June 1 for some programs;Registration opens for U-Start (May 24 - June 15); Planning for fall and winter class registration, summer classes; Tuition and student fees for 2023-2024; Learn English at USask! information sessions; Edwards School of Business COMM 101 Online and scholarships.
  • April 2023 - May 1 application deadline fast approaching; Indigenous Student Experience Day (May 11); U-Start pre-orientation (May 24 - June 15); The perks of accepting USask offers of admission early; Be What the World Needs: The Campaign for the University of Saskatchewan; ENG Talks - Assessment in first-year engineering at USask (April 27); College of Engineering campus tours and scholarship opportunities; St. Thomas More College advising support for incoming Arts and Science students; Arts and Science Live Chat Sundays; Edwards School of Business evening advising and COMM 101 Online; College of Dentistry direct-entry programs.
  • March 2023 - Perks of accepting USask offers of admission early; May 1 application deadline; Getting ahead with summer classes; Learn English at USask! Information Sessions + Joint admission; Live Chat Sunday with Arts and Science Students; U-start pre-orientation coming up soon; Discover Dental Therapy; Upcoming Edwards School of Business events: incoming and prospective students info sessions.
  • February 2023 - March 1: application documents and awards deadline; Ordering transcripts; Getting ahead with summer classes; Learn English at USask! Information Sessions; Live Chat Sunday with Arts and Science Students (February 26, 2 pm CST); Make the most of your first year at Edwards School of Business. 
  • January 2023 - February 15 application deadline and Competitive Entrance Awards; USASK EXPRESS application workshops and scholarships info sessions; COMM 101 course; Nominate a student for a Schulich Leader Scholarship by January 31; January 31: deadline for guaranteed spots in USask Residence
  • December 2022 - Most university services closed (Sat. Dec. 24 - Mon. Jan. 2); Campus tours resume Jan. 16; February 15 application deadline and Competitive Entrance Awards; Duolingo test scores adjusted for placement in English for Academic Purposes program; College of Education information sessions; Nominate a student for a Schulich Leader Scholarship by January 31; January 31: deadline for guaranteed spots in USask Residence
  • November 2022 - December 1 application and document deadline; Best and Brightest Entrance Scholarships (December 15); New AgBio programs provide an abundance of career opportunities; Schulich Leader Scholarships nominations due January 31, 2023; NEW! USask College of Dentistry now accepting international applications for Fall 2023; Guaranteed spots in Residence, applications open; December 16 deadline to sign up for Saskatchewan High School Ethics Bowl
  • October 2022 - Upcoming counsellors and agents' info sessions (SK/MB, AB, BC); USASK EXPRESS & USASK EXPRESS for Indigenous students application workshops in November; Upcoming fall activities, including Live Chat Sundays with Arts and Science Students and Jumpstart Your Learning; What is Engineering? and Explore USask Engineering monthly tours; Spotlight: Some excellent USask health programs; Residence applications open; Edwards COMM 101 Early Start
  • September 2022 - Applications for 2023/2024 now open; Save the date: fall activities, counsellors and agents' online information sessions (SK/MB, AB, BC);Get to know Edwards School of Business
  • August 2022 - Open House - Fri. Sept. 23; updated Counsellors and Agents' Hub; Joint admission and English for Academic Purposes webinar

Authorized education agencies and agent representatives will automatically receive monthly communications.

Events, tours and fairs

Counsellor info sessions

USask's Student Recruitment team regularly hosts online information sessions for school counsellors, post-secondary coordinators, academic advisors and other supporters of prospective students. At these sessions, we aim answer your questions and help you support your students with the application process to USask's direct- and non-direct entry programs.

Upcoming sessions:

Thursday, Sept. 12 - In-person counsellor information session at the main USask campus in Saskatoon
Registration opens this summer

Check back this summer for more information about counsellor info sessions scheduled in the fall!

Recruitment events

The best way for you and your students to connect with us to learn more about USask and about our excellent programs is to attend events and presentations offered virtually and in-person by the USask Student Recruitment team and college partners throughout the year. These include:

  • Our annual Open House in the fall where we showcase the beauty of the main USask campus in Saskatoon and the quality of our colleges, programs, services and USask student experiences
  • The USask Prince Albert Campus Open House designed to showcase USask's campus and programs available in 'the Gateway to the North'
  • Indigenous Student Experience Day held in the spring to introduce Métis, First Nations and Inuit students in high school and their supporters to our welcoming community
  • Virtual USask Express application workshops, admissions and programs presentations, college information sessions, and Instagram Live streams offered throughout the year

Group campus tours

Teachers, counsellors, agents or youth leaders are welcome to contact us to request an exclusive tour for groups of 5+ students in Grade 10 or older interested in exploring post-secondary education opportunities.

With each tour lasting approximately 1.5 hours, your group will be able to explore our beautiful campus in Saskatoon with one of our student ambassadors as your guide. You'll visit study, academic, and social spaces, and learn more about USask's illustrious history.

Note: Each group needs a group leader such as a teacher, counsellor, or youth leader to arrange a tour. In your email, please include possible tour dates, preferred times and the number and ages of participants.

Students can also book a campus tour for themselves and a limited number of guests such as family members through our regular campus tour booking tool.

Book virtual visits and fairs

Do you have an event would like to invite us to attend? Would like to request a virtual visit from a USask representative? You can book us for:

  • Virtual school visits
  • Education and career fairs in Canada and internationally**
  • Counsellor events to share what's new or need-to-know about USask this year
  • Admissions and awards application workshops to guide future students through the application process

** Authorized agencies and agent representatives can contact regarding international education and career fairs.

College-specific info sessions and activities

Are you interested in booking a representative from a specific college or program to speak with your students about opportunities in a certain field?

Check these out and connect with our teams today!

Contact Brayden Glynn, Undergraduate Recruitment & Programs Advisor at Edwards School of Business, or call 306-966-1307 to book school visits, classroom workshops or virtual presentations.

Starting in fall 2024, the USask College of Medicine is introducing a new high school outreach program called PrairieMD!

PrairieMD is a student-driven presentation that will allow your high school students to hear a medical student’s journey into the MD program, the process of applying to medical school, and learn about career opportunities working in medicine. More information on the PrairieMD program, including the ability to register your school/class for the upcoming academic year, will be available online soon!

To express interest in the meantime, please email

NOTE: The PrairieMD program is only available for high schools in Saskatchewan, Canada.

Find out how to become a registered nurse at USask!

You are invited to a Zoom presentation at 3 pm Saskatchewan time on the third Wednesday of every month between August 2024 and July 2025. Please register for the presentation to receive the link and other important information! In the meantime, if you have questions, feel free to email

If you are unable to attend one of the scheduled information sessions, our advisors will come to you! Email to arrange an in-person information session for your students, to set up another Zoom presentation, or to learn more about the USask Bachelor of Science in Nursing program.

Admission advising guide

About the University of Saskatchewan

The University of Saskatchewan (USask) is a research-intensive university leader in tackling pressing global issues such as water and food security. Our location in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, at the heart of the "bread basket" of Canada, uniquely positions us to find innovative solutions to these challenges.

Our community includes more than 26,000 students -- more 3,300 self-declared Indigenous students and more than 3,300 international students from 134 countries call USask home. We create a welcoming, diverse environment with a culture of growth and deeper understanding that extends beyond the classroom.

We offer many excellent programs ranging from business to medicine to engineering. Our collaborative work across disciplines and our commitment to integrating different ways of knowing and understanding helps bring a fresh perspective to learning and discovery, and to crucial global challenges.

Our research in key areas such as energy and mineral resources, synchrotron sciences, human-animal-environment health and Indigenous Peoples is enhanced by our world-class facilities. These include the Canadian Light Source synchrotron, VIDO (Vaccine and Infectious Disease Organization), the Global Institute for Food Security, the Global Institute for Water Security and the Sylvia Fedoruk Centre for Nuclear Innovation.

How to apply for undergraduate programs

USask programs and colleges

Selecting a USask program and learning how to apply are the most important steps for a future student. 

We have gathered some resources and created an application guide to help you assist student plan their post-secondary education at USask and apply for our programs.

Our step-by-step application guide explains how to apply and important tasks to plan for before and after applying.

If you are an agent representative, please refer to your on-boarding package for instructions about how to apply for USask programs on behalf of students. To inquire about becoming one of our authorized agent representatives, please contact us at

Admission requirements and deadlines

When should students apply for a USask program? What are the admission requirements?

Requirements and deadlines depend on applicants' circumstances. Below is a collection of documents to help you navigate our admission process. You can also print them for your students to supplement our web content and viewbooks and brochures.

This document provides counsellors and agents with information about how we describe our programs and how the admission systems works at USask.

Requirements listed by Canadian province:

SK requirements
MB requirements
AB requirements
BC requirements
ON requirements
NS requirements
International Baccalaureate (IB) recognition (available soon)
Advanced Placement (AP) recognition

We will add documents as new information becomes available. Sign up to our mailing list to be notified when new materials are posted.

English language proficiency requirements

University of Saskatchewan Language Centre

Do you work with international students or students whose first language is not English? Our English language proficiency page contains information students need to know to submit proof after applying.

If your students do not meet USask's minimum English language proficiency requirement, they can apply for joint admission to an academic program and to study English for Academic Purposes at the USask Language Centre.

Calculating an admission average

Group students walking in the USask Bowl surrounded by trees

Learn how we calculate an admission average and which subjects may be used.

Scholarships, bursaries and awards

Learn about the USask scholarships, bursaries and awards students can apply for, or for which they are considered automatically.  


Students should explore housing options and apply early for our USask Residences as soon as available. No need to wait to get an offer of admission first!

Promotional materials

We've designed the resources below to help you share important information about USask with your students.

The informational videos in this section are also helpful to familiarize students with USask.

We've created undergraduate viewbooks and college-themed brochures to help you guide future students who want to apply to USask.

Our viewbooks contain useful info and lots of photos that showcase our campus and student life. Our college-specific brochures offer detailed information about specific areas of study.

We've prepared a package with photos of the university and student life that you can use to promote USask.

Coming soon. Thank you for your patience!

USask general video
Welcome to the University of Saskatchewan
Winter at USask

Resources for admitted students

Once students receive their admission letters, a whole new set of questions may arise.

Preparing for university

USask's New Students page is a great resource for any newly admitted student.

Also, every year in May and June we offer U-Start, events that help admitted undergraduate students transition to university and learn important things such as class registration.

Tuition and costs

Budgeting is an important part of preparing for post-secondary education. Students should review estimated tuition and student fees to get an idea of what to budget for, and then consider sources of funding. They can find more information on our Tuition and costs page.

International student guide

The USask international student guide contains critical information for newly admitted international students, from immigration matters to information on working and living in Canada.

Contact us

If you have questions about:

  • Programs
  • Application process
  • Events

For agent business-related questions, such as:

  • Recruitment partnership inquiries
  • Representation at international fairs
  • Invoicing and procedures

Are we missing anything? Let us know if you would like to see information added to this page.