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January intake

You know where you want to go in life, so why wait until fall to start school?  We offer January intake for some bachelor’s degrees and other programs.

January intake options

Bachelor of Arts (BA)

Whether you’re thinking about a humanities degree, a social science degree, hard sciences or an arts degree, you can join us in January. Applications are open until December 9.

Check out BA programs

Bachelor of Business Administration

Looking to get ahead in business? Get a jump start on your studies and sign up today. Applications are open until December 9.

Check out BBA programs

University Exploratory Studies (EXPO)

If you’re not sure which degree is right for you, EXPO can be a great place to start. You can take university credit courses while you explore your options with the support of academic advisors.

Check out EXPO

Trades and Applied Technology

Thinking about getting trades training? Trades and Applied Technology programs accept applications all year.

Check out Trades and Applied Tech

Horticulture Technician Certificate Program

Want a career working with plants? This 12-month program includes amazing hands-on training in some of the most beautiful gardens on Vancouver Island. Applications are open until January.

Check out the Horticulture program

Activity Assistant

Start your new career as an activity assistant for seniors with this part-time 4-month program. Applications open until December 2.

Check out the Activity Assistant program

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Why wait?

Apply today to join us in January.

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The fine print

For full acceptance for a January 2023 start, you must be prepared to provide supporting documentation promptly after you apply.