Non-high school applicants

University transfer students

Transferring from another university? Learn more about the application process, what credits will transfer and program-specific requirements.

Transfer from Canadian colleges of arts & technology

Coming from a Canadian college of applied arts and technology? Find information on which credits will transfer, program-specific requirements and more.

Mature students

Information on mature applicants not eligible under other admission categories.

Other applicants

Information for home-schooled, Six Nations Polytechnic and CEGEP applicants.

Continuing/returning students

Have you graduated and are looking to take more courses for personal interest?

McMaster second degree

Already have a degree but want to complete a second undergraduate degree?

Visiting students (Letter of Permission)

Letter of Permission for visiting students coming to McMaster

Listener/auditor & sponsored students

Interested in taking university courses at McMaster, but not for credit? Need more info on sponsored students?


Meet McMaster’s 2022 Schulich Leaders

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Admission deferrals

Admission deferrals Event

Applications for deferrals will open in mid-July. McMaster will normally only grant deferrals on offers of admission when there are...

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Is your Social Insurance Number (SIN) in Mosaic? Event

It’s important to make sure your personal information is still correct in Mosaic, including your Social Insurance Number (SIN). Your...

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How to connect with us online Event

During these unprecedented times, we have had to make some adjustments to the ways you can get in contact with...