Deadline to accept offers of admission:

  • May 1 or June 1 (NOTE: Refer to the precise date indicated in your student services centre account)


Next steps for newly admitted students:

  • You’ve been admitted?  Now what??  See UBC’s step-by-step guide and video to help admitted students plan finances, secure housing and figure out course planning.
  • To qualify for first-year housing guarantee on the Vancouver campus, students need to have applied for housing by May 1 and accepted their offer of admission by the same date.
  • For the Okanagan campus, students need to have applied by May 1 and must accept their UBC offer of admission by June 1.
  • Residence offers are sent by email in June – students have 7 days to accept their housing offer and pay the first instalment of residence and meal plan fees.


Alternative pathways to UBC

  • Students who were unsuccessful in gaining admission to UBC are encouraged to email an advisor at to discuss alternative pathways to UBC.


Visiting the Okanagan this summer? Tour the UBC – Okanagan Campus