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Earth Science 118
2500 University Dr. NW
Calgary, Alberta T2N 1N4 Canada
T. 403.220.5184
F. 403.284-0074

Admission Requirements

Important Points Concerning Admissions

Application deadline:

  • January 15 (all potential students)

Graduate Award Scholarship
Application deadline:  January 15

Minimum GPA required:

Also required:

  • Undergraduate degree required: B.Sc.
  • Two letters of recommendation required
  • Required courses for MSc and PhD: two full-course equivalents (4 half-courses) taken during the first year of registration
  • TOEFL of at least 580 or 97 Internet-based (IBT) OR IELTS 7.0

Online application:

Note: Enter professional email addresses for two referees (i.e. not Yahoo or Hotmail).  A form and upload instructions will be system generated.

Assistance from the Department is available from:


Ms. Cathy Hubbell
Graduate Program Administrator
(403) 220-3254

Ms. Faye Nicholson
Graduate Program Assistant
(403) 220-8882

FAX: (403) 284-0074