Bow Valley College Application Form
Bow Valley College Application is now ONLINE
In order to be able to process the application appropriately please include the following on the application:
- Alberta Student Number : http://www.education.alberta.ca/students/asn.aspx
- Student’s email address and home phone number in the Personal Information box.
- Consent to Release Information Form.
Increase in Application Fees
All the Students Applying to Bow Valley College Please make a note that Bow Valley College have Increased the Application Fees from July 01st 2014 for international students so the new Application fees will be $130.00 Canadian dollars and this applies to all programs.
- Bow Valley College charges application fees again for any change of program request.
- Application form should not be handwritten. Please note that Bow Valley College only accepts typed application forms.
Non-Refundable Confirmation Fee
The non-refundable and non-transferable confirmation fee for all full-time Certificate and Diploma programs as well as English Language Learning for International Students is $1500 CAD. This fee is deducted from the total tuition refund: http://international.
English Language Proficiency Requirement
New changes to the English Language Proficiency for programs beginning Fall 2016 and later are effective starting January 1, 2016. Applications received prior to Board approval and publication of changes will be grandfathered and the current (September 2015) requirements will be used.
Spring 2018 Practical Nurse Diploma
The Spring 2018 Practical Nurse Diploma applications will now only be open for application for a specified period. This information has been posted on the PN MAIN webpage.
Please note this information will also be available on ApplyAlberta (APAS) when PN MAIN applications open.
PN MAIN Application Period for 18SPSU
- Applications for the May 3, 2018 Calgary intake open on April 3, 2017.
- NEW – Applications will be open until April 28, 2017 (4 p.m.)
- NEW – Applicants must submit all required documents by May 12, 2017. (Applicants to fail to get their documents in by May 12 will have their applications closed)
NOTE: Applications for the PN program fills up quickly. If any prospective students are interested in this program, please apply as soon as the application is available on April 3, 2017.
BOW VALLEY COLLEGE PAYMENT OPTIONS
Bow Valley College offers students different payment options. When making a payment, Students should provide their Alberta Student Number (ASN) or Bow Valley College student ID number.
Payment is accepted in person at the Client Services Desk located in South Campus, 1st floor, 345 – 6 Ave SE, Calgary Alberta.
- Debit card
- Draft and Cheques are also accepted.
To pay with Visa or Mastercard, please complete the Credit Card Authorization Form and email it to the International Education Office or pay directly at the Client Services Desk located in South Campus, 1st floor.
Please include your full name, address, and ASN number or Bow Valley College ID number attached to your payment. Below our wire transfer instructions:
Bow Valley College
345 – 6 Avenue SE
Calgary AB T2G 4V1
Royal Bank of Canada
Calgary Main Branch
339 8 Avenue SW
Calgary, Alberta T2P 1C4 Canada
Account Number: 00009-003-109-107-3
Swift Code: ROYCCAT2
REQUIREMENTS FOR FALL 2016 Onwards:
Please note these are not the complete admissions requirements for each program; for a complete list of academic and other admission requirements, please see the listing for that program.
Applicants whose first language is NOT English must demonstrate ONE of the following:
|Program||IELTS – Academic (see notes)||TOEFL (see notes)||Academic English 2 (BVC Course)||Academic English 1 (BVC Course)||Canadian Language Benchmarks / Milestones Test|
|Health Care Aide, Recreation Therapy Aide||5.5 with minimum band score of 5.0||71||n/a||Minimum grade of Grade B-||7 in each strand|
|Addiction Studies Aboriginal Focus (formerly Aboriginal Addictions Services Counselling), Chiu School of Business Programs, Disability Studies, Early Learning and Child Care, Education Assistant, Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder Education, Health & Human Services Management, Interior Decorating, Justice Studies, Nutrition Manager, Open Studies||6 with minimum band score of 5.5||83||Minimum grade of Grade B-||n/a||8 in each strand|
|Social Work * (see below for more information)||6.0 with no band score below 6.0||84 with no section score below 21||n/a||n/a||8 in reading, 8 in writing, and no lower than 7 in speaking/listening|
|Pharmacy Technician** (see below for more information)||6.5 with minimum band score of 6.0||91 with minimum scores
Listening – 21
Reading – 22
Writing – 25
|Practical Nurse programs||Listening – 7.5
Reading – 6.5
Writing – 7.0
Speaking – 7.0
|92||Minimum Grade of B||n/a||8 in each strand|
|Intake||Application Open Date||Application Deadline*||International New Student Orientation||Study Permit Submission Deadline**|
|Spring 2017||April 01, 2015||March 10, 2017||Certificate/Diploma: April 26 & 27, 2017||April 19, 2017|
|ELL: May 1, 2017|
|Fall 2017||August 02, 2016||July 07, 2017||Certificate/Diploma: August 23 & 24, 2017||August 15, 2017|
|ELL: August 28, 2017|
|Winter 2018||December 1, 2016||November 1, 2017||Certificate/Diploma: January 4 & 5, 2018||December 13, 2017|
|ELL: January 3, 2018||(College is closed Dec 21-Jan 1, 2018)|
|Spring 2018||April 1, 2017||March 1, 2018||Certificate/Diploma: April 27 & April 30, 2018||April 11, 2017|
|ELL: May 1, 2018|
|Fall 2018||August 1, 2017||June 28, 2018||Certificate/Diploma: August 23 & August 27, 2018||August 13, 2018|
|ELL: August 28, 2018|
|Term||First Day of Term||Final Day of Term||Fee Deadline||Drop Deadline – 8 days||Withdrawal Deadline|
|Winter 2017||January 05, 2017||April 26, 2017||January 04, 2017||January 16, 2017||February 27, 2017|
|Spring 2017||May 03, 2017||August 21, 2017||May 02, 2017||May 12, 2017||June 26, 2017|
|Fall 2017||August 30, 2017||December 19, 2017||August 29, 2017||September 11, 2017||October 23, 2017|
|Winter 2018||January 8, 2018||April 26, 2018||January 5, 2018||January 17, 2018||February 28, 2018|
|Spring 2018||May 3, 2018||August 22, 2018||May 2, 2018||May 14, 2018||June 25,2018|
|Fall 2018||August 30, 2018||December 18, 2018||TBD||TBD||TBD|