Application Forms

 

For All Programs

English Language Proficiency (If English is not your first language or your language of instruction)

  • Minimum required scores: IELTS 6.5. with no band below 6.  (IELTS is the preferred test; however, we will consider scores above the following: TOEFL internet 92; Pearson 59)
    Note that graduate programs demand very strong English language skills.  While IELTS 6.5 (no bands less than 6.0) is the minimum requirement, a higher IELTS score may strengthen the application.   

Application Checklist (See Application Form for details)

  • Complete application form 
  • Statement of intent
  • Application fee payment
  • ​Reference letters
  • OfficialTranscripts
  • ​​​Evidence of language proficiency

Official Transcripts:  No students will be accepted to the university until official transcripts have been received and verified.  Arrange to have sealed transcripts sent from each college or university you have attended.​


Application Forms

Note that StFX does not have an online application for Graduate Programs. 
Please download and complete the correct form.
  Completed applications can be emailed to admit@stfx.ca

 Master of Applied Computer Science

Thesis-based Master of Arts or Master of Science
Reference Form thesis-based MA or MSc

Master of Education or Master of Adult Education Application Form
Master of Education or Master of Adult Education Reference Form

PhD in Educational Studies Application Information


How to Apply

1. Download and fill-in the correct Application Form 
2. Gather the supporting documents:

  • Completed application form 
  • Statement of intent (See the Application Form for details)
  • ​Two reference letters (See the Application Form for details)
  • Official transcripts:  No students will be accepted to the university until official transcripts have been received and verified.  Arrange to have sealed transcripts sent from each college or university you have attended.
  • ​​​Evidence of language proficiency​

3.  Pay the application fee
You can pay the application fee one of the following ways:

  1. Write your credit card information in the section of the application form called “Checklist for Applicants”
  2. Call the Admissions Office during business hours (8:30am-4:30pm AST) and pay by credit card over the phone.  Toll free number: 1-844-299-2527.
  3. Send a money order by post or courier to the Admissions Office:

 StFX Admissions Office
2329 Notre Dame Avenue 
2nd Floor Nicholson Tower
Antigonish, Nova Scotia
Canada B2G 2W5

 4.  Submit documents

  • Documents can be mailed or emailed to the StFX Admissions Office admit@stfx.ca
  • Reference letters must be emailed or mailed by the referees.
  • Offical transcripts must be sent by the insitutions you have attended.

Applications will not be reviewed until all supporting documents are received and the application fee is paid.   Decisions will take 4-6 weeks after all documents have been received.