How to Apply
You may apply by using our online application system.
For the Winter 2018 semester, please make sure your application is submitted as early as possible, prior to the November 1, 2017 deadline. All applications received by the deadline are given priority for admission to programs, provided they meet all the admission requirements.
The online Application System opens September 25, 2017 for Winter 2018 applications and closes November 1st.
Winter 2018 Application period is now closed.
All required documents must be submitted electronically using our online Application System
It is essential that all required documents and payment of fees be submitted on time. Incomplete applications will not be considered. You will be required to provide a VALID email address.
Please make sure your application is submitted as early as possible, prior to the November 1st deadline. Applications received before or by the deadline are given first priority for admission to programs, provided they meet all the admission requirements.
All applicants to a CEGEP for any given DEC program must have the Quebec Secondary School Diploma including:
- Secondary V Language of Instruction
- Secondary V Second Language
- Science – Secondary IV
- Mathematics – Secondary IV
- History – Secondary IV
Students with a DES missing any of the above subjects may be admitted, space permitting, but will be required to complete remedial courses.
In addition to the above basic admission requirements, some programs have other requirements and/or pre-requisites.
This information is available through your high school guidance counselor.
Specific pre-requisites of Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics or Physical Science can be taken at a CEGEP, Continuing Education, in high school, or at adult education centres. Please note that students cannot use the courses taken at a CEGEP to complete their Diploma of Secondary Studies.
If you are currently in high school, please contact your guidance counselor as soon as possible in order to complete the pre-requisites for the program of your choice.
I am an international student - What information do I need to know before I can apply to Dawson College?
Please see the following page: International Students