Mohawk and Conestoga nursing students

Offer of admission (new students)

If you are a new McMaster nursing student pursuing your degree at Mohawk College or Conestoga College, you will receive registration and fee instructions in the mail. Please follow the mailed instructions from both your college and McMaster University.

Accept your offer of admission on the OCAS website.

Contact Information:
Telephone: (519) 763-4725
Toll-free: 1-888-892-2228 (in Canada only)
Fax: (519) 763-4866

McMaster information package

Starting mid-June, we’ll send each accepted applicant information, including your McMaster student number and barcode, which are required to create your MAC ID to enter Mosaic.

Academic advising

Your Academic Advisor is available to aid you in transitioning to the Nursing program.

Mohawk Students:
Alexis Van Baalen and Lesley Thornton
Email: bscnadvising@mcmaster.ca

Conestoga Students:
Ada Harrison
Email: bscnadvising@conestogac.on.ca

Course enrolment

Enrol on Mosaic in the Student Center tab. A list of your courses can be found in the current McMaster University Undergraduate Calendar. Follow the links to the School of Nursing and look for Curriculum for the BScN Program. Your courses will be found under either the Basic (A) Stream or the Post Diploma RPN (E) Stream. Alternatively, you can find your courses by visiting the Program Plan section to determine your course list.

Note: You must register for all of your fall and winter term courses. This includes required courses and electives.

Personal course timetable

Your personalized timetable will be available in the Mosaic Student Centre after you have enrolled in your courses. Some room locations may not be determined until closer to the start of the fall term.

Financial aid

All financial aid programs are administered by Mohawk College or Conestoga College. When you apply for student financial aid (e.g. OSAP), select your college as the institution. For more information contact the Financial Aid office at your College.

Program withdrawal

If you are unable to continue your course of study following registration, you must inform your college in writing of your decision to withdraw. Submit your withdrawal letter via email along with your McMaster registration confirmation and validated ID card to:

You will be held responsible for fees assessed if you fail to comply with this request.

Non-Academic Requirements

The McMaster Mohawk Conestoga BScN Program has several non-academic requirements to be completed before you can attend community, lab and clinical placements. Each site has its own procedures for completing these requirements and will communicate with their students accordingly. Please review the information at the following links for more details.

Further information

Important Dates & Deadlines