Admission Requirements


Diploma of Secondary Studies (DES), including:

  • Secondary V Language of Instruction
  • Secondary V Second Language
  • Secondary IV Science
  • Secondary IV Mathematics
  • Secondary IV History

or academic background judged equivalent to the DES.

(Students with a DES missing any of the above subjects may be admitted, space permitting, but may be required to complete remedial courses.)

Additional Admission Requirements

  • Upload your portfolio AND your letter of intent in the Application Centre*: deadline is March 1st.
  • Complete a timed drawing evaluation

See link for details: Illustration 574.A0 Admission Requirements

  *Current students in a DEC program at Dawson College will find instructions for portfolio upload here.

Application Deadline

March 1st for the Fall semester.

The program begins in the Fall semester; new students are not admitted into the program in the Winter term.

Last Modified: February 18, 2020