Admissions

Apply to NSCC
  • Apply to NSCC
    Apply to NSCC
    Follow the step-by-step applying guide to ensure you have everything you need... Learn more
  • Upgrade your skills
    Upgrade your skills
    Don’t have the required academic credits to get into your program of choice? We offer a variety of credit courses through the Academic & Career Connections... Learn more
  • Combine college and university
    Combine college and university
    Over 70 NSCC programs include courses that count towards a university degree... Learn more
  • Scholarships, bursaries & awards
    Scholarships, bursaries & awards
    NSCC offers over 700 scholarships, bursaries, and awards annually... Learn more

Thinking About Applying?

Maybe you're not sure what you want to do. That's okay. We can help.

  • Explore your interests with Career and Gear
    The site uses games and videos to help you learn more about who you are, what motivates you and the training options that align with your interests.
  • Learn about career exploration, workshops and other services we have to support you. 
  • Explore our programs
    We have over 120 programs and all provide work experience or a work term.

Ready to Apply?

If you have a career and program in mind, you’re probably ready to apply.

Visit our applying section to ensure you have everything you need to submit a complete application.

Accepted to NSCC?

Congratulations! You're in.  Here's what you need to know about getting started at NSCC:

  • Confirm your seat
    You must pay your non-refundable tuition deposit to reserve your seat. This tells us you've accepted our offer and are ready to be an NSCC student.
  • Check your email regularly
    We send you information throughout the year about beginning your program, tuition details and events.
  • Get Started welcome event
    In the spring, we hold welcome events to prepare you for starting at NSCC. Expect to receive details in April.
  • Pay your first term tuition and fees
    Tuition costs are announced in late spring/early summer. Tuition and fees are due on or before August 4, 2017.

#NSCCReady Contest

Let the world know you're one of us and get the chance to win some great swag. Enter by sharing your decision through social media and tagging your posts on Twitter, Facebook or Instagram with #NSCCReady. Prizes are randomly drawn each month.  You must be an admitted student to win.

Ready to apply?

Apply Now

Need help? Contact us:

Phone: 902-491-4911
Toll-free: 1-866-679-6722

Hours of Operation

(Atlantic Time)

Monday to Thursday:
8 AM – 5 PM
Friday: 8 AM – 4 PM
Saturday & Sunday: Closed

Mailing Address

NSCC Admissions
P.O. Box 220
Halifax, NS B3J 2M4

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