How to Apply (Canadian/Permanent Residents)

Welcome future NBCC students, we can't wait for you to Discover NBCC! Find out more about the next steps on your journey by visiting our What Can I Expect page.

Step 1: Pick a Program and Campus Location

Select a Program and location. You may apply for up to two programs.

Step 2: Review Program Admission Requirements

Review admission requirements and arrange to have the following documents sent to the NBCC Admissions team:

  • An official high school transcript must be received (Please note that receiving only your diploma will not allow us to complete an evaluation on your application)
  • If your transcript shows courses as Modified, or Adjusted  please review our Special Admissions page for further information about how your application could proceed
  • Other post-secondary transcripts (If Applicable)
  • Other admission documents required to assess the file (Examples: Proof of Language Requirements, Portfolio, Mature Student Application Form, etc.)

Step 3: Check Seat Availability or Waitlist Status of Your Program

Seat availability changes quickly throughout the application period. All applicants should check the status of available seats, or waitlisted programs, prior to applying. Refer to our Seats Available page for more information.

Step 4: Review Tuition and Fees

Review the costs associated with studying full time at NBCC.

Step 5: Submit your Application

Option 1: Apply Online (At this time we can only accept online applications)

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If you apply online, you must pay online. The $50 application fee (non-refundable) payment is required before submitting your application online. [see PAYMENT OPTIONS]

Note: You can save & return to your application any time during the process prior to submitting it final.

Step 6: Submit your Required Documents

While submitting your online application, be sure to include your official high school, college and/or university transcripts and/or further documentation for admission to certain programs.

Important: If you are a Mature Applicant candidate or Special Admissions applicant, ensure you have completed the additional application form and/or extra steps required .

NOTE: Transcripts are official ONLY if received directly from the institution via email sent directly to or submitted on campus in a sealed envelope.

Official documents can be mailed to:
NBCC Admissions
1234 Mountain Road
Moncton, NB  E1C 8H9

All submitted documents become the property of NBCC and will NOT be returned – please do not send original versions via mail.

Step 7: Review Admission Process

As part of NBCC’s First Qualified, First Accepted admissions process, qualified applicants who apply first will be admitted first. To do so, applicants must submit a complete application package that will be time stamped upon receipt. [see ADMISSION PROCESS]

Step 8: Once You've Been Accepted

If you have been accepted review this checklist for accepted students.