Important Dates

Here are some important dates to consider. Remember…be sure to visit the website of the institution you plan on attending for more specific details on their events.

This is not an exhaustive list and is not intended to replace your own personal research:

Friday September 29th…U of S Open House (Saskatoon)

Wednesday October 4th Opportunities Edge Career Fair (St. Peter’s College in Muenster)

Wednesday October 11…What is Engineering? (U of Regina)

Saturday October 14…U of Regina Open House (Regina)

Thursday October 19th…Saskatchewan Polytech Information Night…all SKPolytech campuses

Monday November 6th…See Your Future Career Fair…Saskatoon

Tuesday November 7th…See Your Future Career Fair…Regina

Thursday November 16th…Saskatchewan Polytech INSIGHT (formerly CIS)…all SKPolytech campuses

Friday November 17th…What is Engineering? (U of S)

Tuesday November 21st…Social Work info night at U of Regina…Regina

Thursday November 30th…U of Regina Admission on the Spot…SASKATOON

Thursday December 7th…U of Regina What is Business?…Regina

Thursday December 7th…Who is Kinesiology?…U of Regina

U of S


DEADLINES: * be sure to visit the U of S website for the deadline to apply for your specific program…the websites of the actual schools trump all of the information posted by third-party sites like this one…past U of S dates are included below:

February 15– usually the application to education, business, engineering, kinesiology, agriculture and bioresources, and music, and music ed…again, check their site.
February 15– must have applied to a program to be eligible for competitive entrance scholarships
March 1– application supporting documentation due (i.e. transcripts, timetables, etc…)
March 1– competitive entrance scholarship applications and supporting documentation due
May 1– deadline for application to arts and science
June 1- supporting documentation due (i.e. transcripts, timetables, etc…)
May-June– U-Start registration workshops and webinars

  • open houses and special events will be posted when they are made available…it may be best to continually check their website as it will be made available there first anyways.

U of R

March 15- priority application deadline due for most programs (recommended for best course selection and opportunities for enrollment)
August 15– application deadline for most programs
(Education, Nursing, Visual Arts, Social Work, Journalism application due dates vary. See dates here:
Awards applications open up every term. Students will complete one awards application per semester. Deadlines can be viewed here and are subject to change in the future:

Sask Polytech

  • programs that are First Qualified First Admitted can be applied for starting September 1st for programs that start the following school year (ie) you can start applying for FQFA September 1st of your grade 12 year for a program that starts the following fall

November INSIGHT–tours and presentations at all four campuses for prospective students

February 15– application deadline for high demand/competitive entry programs including dental hygiene, med rad tech, power engineering tech, practical nursing, psychiatric nursing, collaborative bachelor of science in nursing.
February’s end (usually 28-29)– deadline for supporting documentation for high demand programs (dental hygiene, med rad tech, power engineering tech, practical nursing, psychiatric nursing)
March 1– deadline for supporting documentation (i.e. transcripts) to competitive entry programs: collaborative bachelor of science in nursing

Scholarships and Awards– these vary throughout the year. Scholarship and awards “windows” open and close throughout the year. You will be responsible to apply when these “window” periods. You can create logins on external sites and filter various scholarships. The ones for each individual institution vary per individual institution so check with each of the ones you are interested in attending.