How to Apply

How to Apply (Canadian/Permanent Residents)


In accordance with the recommendations of the Chief Medical Officer of Health for New Brunswick, NBCC’s Admissions Centre will be closed until further notice; consequently, we are expecting a significant delay in processing applications. We are working towards solutions to mitigate the situation and ensure our clients are served as quickly as possible.

Please be assured that, as per NBCC’s First Qualified First Accepted policy, your completed application (including payment and transcript of marks) will be processed based on the date and time stamp that is received once normal operations resume.

We appreciate your patience and cooperation during this difficult time.

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 College Admissions Service:

  • An official high school transcript
  • 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: Review Tuition and Fees

Review the costs associated with studying full time at NBCC.

Step 4: Submit your Application

Option 1: Apply Online (Recommended)

Apply Online Now

If you apply online, you must pay online. The $50 application fee 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.

Option 2: Apply In Person

You can apply in person at any of our six NBCC campus locations.

Option 3: Apply By Telephone

Call 1-888-796-NBCC

Note: It will be important for you to provide an active e-mail address since many important communication pieces will be sent to you by e-mail. Ensure your email security settings are set to receive emails from NBCC. Check your junk mail if not receiving.

If you cannot apply online, contact the College Admissions Services (CAS):

CAS CUSTOMER SUPPORT – To inquire about your application status or if you need assistance with the online Application and/or related payment process, contact CAS at:

1-888-796-NBCC (within North America)
1-506-759-6419 (outside North America)
Send email to:

Step 5: 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:
College Admissions Service
6 Arran Street
Campbellton, NB E3N 1K4

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

Step 6: 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 7: Once You've Been Accepted

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

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