Bachelor of Nursing - Direct Entry

For students entering the Bachelor of Nursing program directly from high school 

  • 4-year program

  • September entry only

  • September to April course schedule with May to August break

NOTE: Applicants must be entering directly from high school or be presenting no more than three half-course equivalent transferable post-secondary courses (including University of Calgary courses).

Transfer students who do not qualify for the Direct Entry Route should refer to the Transfer Route admission requirements. 

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Important Notes on Admission

Admission Averages

Admission will be on a competitive basis. Applicants placed on hold will be notified as early as possible and up to the end of August, as space becomes available, if the Faculty is able to offer a position.

Further information can be found on this page.

Aboriginal Applicants and Diverse Qualifications

See the Aboriginal Admission Policy or the Diverse Qualifications Policy for further information.


University of Calgary 
Enrolment Services 
Room 117, MacKimmie Library Block 
2500 University Drive NW 
Calgary, Alberta T2N1N4

Still have questions about applying? Contact the Undergraduate Programs Office