Ideally located at the heart of Canada’s capital, Carleton University is a connected and compassionate research and teaching institution with a passion for driving real change in the world.
From our world-renowned faculty to our diverse and passionate student body, we are united in our ambition to leverage the power of higher education as a force for good.
Full-time and part-time admission are available in September and January.
Part‑time admission is available in May and July; however, not all programs are available for the summer session.
- June 1, 2024 – Application deadline for the fall term (with some exceptions).
- November 15, 2023 – Last day for receipt of applications for admission to an undergraduate degree program for the winter term.
- We encourage you to submit your portfolio or additional information as early as February.
Offers of Admission
We are thrilled that you applied to Carleton University!
Check out I Applied, Now What? for more details.
We provide individualized academic accommodations and a wide range of support services for students with disabilities through the Paul Menton Centre for Students with Disabilities (PMC).
We love to hear from you! Email PMC or call 613-520-6608 (voice) or 613-520-3937 (TTY) if you have any questions.
Equity, Diversity and Inclusion
The Department of Equity and Inclusive Communities (EIC) fosters the development of an inclusive and transformational university culture where individual distinctiveness and a sense of belonging for every member drive excellence in research, teaching, learning and working at Carleton.
We have 3,604 residence spaces, 77% of which are reserved for first-year students. Most of these rooms are double, traditional-style and located on all-gender floors.
If we admit you to first-year studies directly from high school by May 17, 2024, you will receive an offer of residence that you must return by 11:59 pm on June 10, 2024.
Campus Tours and Events
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