Key Dates | Graduate Admissions

We offer one intake into the Master of Fine Arts (Full-Residency) , Master of Design (Interaction) and Master of Design (Interdisciplinary) and programs each fall.

The Master of Fine Arts (Low-Residency) begins in the summer.

Find important dates for Graduate Applications below.

Fall 2020 Intake + Summer 2020 Intake for MFA (Low-residency) Only

September 15, 2019 | APPLICATIONS OPEN

January 15, 2020 | APPLICATIONS CLOSE

The deadline to apply and submit your transcripts, portfolio and supporting documents online.

If your first language is not English, regardless of immigration or citizenship status, you must also submit an English Language Proficiency test score.

By April 1, 2020 | ADMISSIONS DECISIONS SENT

Emily Carr University admission decisions are shared with all graduate applicants via email and mail.

Variable – two weeks after receiving a Letter of Admission| DEADLINE TO PAY YOUR DEPOSIT

The deadline to pay your deposit and secure your place in the program is two weeks after receiving your letter of admission via email. Further details included in said email.


August 1, 2020 | ADDITIONAL OR IN-PROGRESS DOCUMENTS

All final additional or in-progress educational documents required, as requested directly through the process by Emily Carr University.