Request your official transcripts from all post-secondary institutions attended (other than UFV) showing grade/course achievement. To be considered official, transcripts must be sent directly to UFV from the originating institution.
High-school transcripts are not needed if you have successfully completed a 100 credit level or higher post-secondary English or Communications course and can provide evidence of this in your transcripts.
To meet the degree level English Language Proficiency (ELP) requirements, applicants must have evidence through transcripts of successfully completing a post-secondary English or Communications course OR must send their High School transcripts to provide evidence of a C+ or better in English 12 or Literature 12 or English 12 First Peoples has been achieved.
If your name is different on your transcripts than your application because of marital status, etc. complete a name change form. Send a scanned copy to email@example.com and include a scanned copy of one of the listed forms of government-issued ID.
Red Seal designation
If you currently have a Red Seal designation, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org using your UFV email address for guidance. Be sure to include a scanned copy of your designation and your UFV student number.
Learn about PLAR (prior learning and assessment recognition)
You may be eligible to obtain credit for prior learning through transfer credits, program-based PLAR (prior learning and assessment recognition), and course-challenge based PLAR. This can significantly cut down the time it takes to complete a degree.
Applicants cannot apply directly to the Workplace Education Certificate. Instead, apply as a Qualifying Studies or, if you meet the requirements, as a Bachelor of Arts in Adult Education student. Ask an advisor for further details.
Teaching English as a Second Language and Mindfulness Based Teaching and Learning
After your application is submitted, you will receive your UFV student number and UFV email account. Your transcripts arrive and are reviewed by the Credential Evaluation Officers (CEO's). A CEO may contact you for more information.
Admissions notifies applicants of their acceptance if requirements are met
Transfer credits granted are applied to your student record. PLAR may be an option for credits not recognized
Advisor applies the transfer credits to your program plan and provides course suggestions and guidance for next steps
Prepare for registration
Make a $200 deposit 72 hours before registration time (learn more)