Applications for 2020-21 academic year, early admission deadline, entrance scholarships, math upgrading, USask news and videos, upcoming dates and deadlines. 
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News for Prospective Students

Read through our newsletter to learn about the latest that the University of Saskatchewan (USask) has to offer prospective students and school counsellors.

Applications are open for the 2020-21 academic year!

Applications for the 2020-21 academic year are now open! Visit our admissions website to explore the academic programs that USask offers in more than 150 areas of study.

Review our step-by-step instructions on how to apply.

Any questions can be answered by our friendly Prospective Student Services Office at or (306) 966-5788.

Early admission deadline is December 1

December 1 is the deadline to apply for early admission* for the 2020 Fall Term (September) for:

*Students must submit transcripts and supporting documents by December 1 for early admission.

Entrance scholarships
Applications are open for USask entrance scholarships!

Guaranteed Entrance Scholarships
Prospective students will automatically be considered for a Guaranteed Entrance Scholarship when they apply for admission. These scholarships recognize academic achievements and are awarded based on admission average.
Best and Brightest Entrance Scholarships
Best and Brightest Entrance Scholarships are USask’s highest valued, renewable entrance scholarships and are awarded based on academics, leadership and contributions to school and community life. Five of these awards, known as the Circle of Honour Awards, are designated for Indigenous students. 

Apply for admission by: December 1
Apply for awards by: December 15

Read about two of our recent Best and Brightest Entrance Scholarship winners, Sharon Jacob and Fraser McLeod
Competitive Entrance Awards
Competitive Entrance Awards include numerous scholarships and bursaries that can be accessed by many students with diverse experiences. Consideration is based on academic achievement, financial need and/or contributions to school and community life. Some awards recognize particular backgrounds, acknowledge contributions to certain clubs or reward achievement in music and athletics.

Apply for admission by: February 15
Apply for awards by: March 1

Read about one of our recent Competitive Entrance Award winners, Brooke Esquirol
At USask, entering students are eligible to receive a Guaranteed Entrance Scholarship in addition to a Best and Brightest Entrance Scholarship or Competitive Entrance Award.

Explore more scholarships, bursaries and awards on our website.
Math upgrading

The Edwards School of Business is providing a free offering of Foundations of Math 30

Preference for acceptance into the class is for Indigenous students who are interested in applying to the Edwards School of Business but do not meet the math requirement. We encourage all interested students to contact our office for more information.

Tuesdays and Thursdays
6 - 9 pm
October 8 - November 29, 2019
Classes resume after the holiday break on January 15 - March 28, 2020.

Room 153, Arts Building
University of Saskatchewan
9 Campus Drive
Saskatoon, SK S7N 5A5 
*Please note the location for the January - March session is still TBD.

Course supplies
There is no textbook required for the class. Your instructor will provide you with a course package. There will be a deposit for the use of an electronic calculator if you do not have one of your own.

Course content 
Questions about the course content can be directed to the instructor Gary Augustyn at

Students are encouraged to register before the first class, but it is okay if they don't. Any questions about the online registration form can be sent to   

Edwards School of Business contact
Carson Magnuson 

USask videos

Watch the latest videos from the University of Saskatchewan!
Open House 2019 took place on Friday, September 27. Thank you to the 2,000+ visitors who joined us for student, parent and counsellor events.

USask news

Read the latest news from the University of Saskatchewan!

Upcoming dates and deadlines

October 14
• University closed for Thanksgiving

November 11
• University closed for Remembrance Day
December 1
• Deadline to apply for early admission* for 2020 Fall Term (September) for:
     -Bachelor of Education
     -Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology
     -Bachelor of Science in Animal Bioscience 

*Students must submit transcripts and supporting documents by December 1 for early admission

• Deadline to apply for admission to be eligible to apply for Best and Brightest Entrance Scholarships

December 15
• Deadline to submit the application for Best and Brightest Entrance Scholarships and supporting documents required for specific awards

For more information about admissions, view our viewbooks and college brochures, and our admissions website
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