ITEP Admission Requirements


Grade 12 Graduate
Grade 12 Current - early conditional
Transfer Student from another college or post-secondary Institute
Mature Admission
Admission- Grade 12 graduate

Complete Academic Grade XII with a minimum average of 70% in the following subjects

  • 30-level English 
  • 30-level mathematics* 
  • Biology 30* or Chemistry 30* or Geology 30* 
  • History 30 or Social Studies or Native Studies 30 
  • 30-level language (other than English) or Fine Art* 
*Students may be admitted to this college with one deficiency among these subjects. The deficient subject must be completed prior to entering the second year of study. 

Current High School

Apply as EARLY CONDITIONAL ADMISSION (as early as February) 

  • Have and maintain a 70% average
  • Preliminary marks are calculated until final marks are available
  • Official Final marks need to be submitted by August 1st

Applicants currently completing high school may be eligible for an Early (Conditional) offer of admission based on preliminary high school marks. Students who will complete Grade 12 by June 2012 are encouraged to apply for Early (Conditional) Admission.

To apply, applicants must complete and return an application for admission along with the non-refundable application fee. Applicants must also arrangeto submit a preliminary statement of grades. Preliminary statements will be accepted following semester 1 of the applicant's Grade 12 year and must list final Grade 11 marks, semester 1 final Grade 12 marks and courses the applicant is registered in for semester 2. To be eligible for Early (Conditional) Admission, applicants must meet the minimum average of 70% on the subjects for admission. Because of enrolment limitations, the average for acceptance to some colleges may be higher than the stated minimum. For early applicants, the admission average will be calculated using the final marks for completed subjects and the projected or estimated marks for the subjects in progress.

Early (Conditional) Admission applicants are accepted conditionally and must arrange with Saskatchewan Learning or with the appropriate provincial Department of Education or other office maintaining such official records, to have an official statement of high school standing forwarded directly to Admissions, Student and Enrolment Services by August 1. Statements of high school standing will not be accepted from students directly, nor will unofficial or photocopied documents be accepted in place of official documents. Applicants will retain their acceptance only if the final marks are received and the required admission average has been maintained. A final acceptance letter will not be issued unless required for student permit purposes. 


Transfer from another college or post-secondary institute

Schedule an appointment with JADE RYAN, ITEP Academic Advisor, to evaluate transcripts and average.

a. Transfer from other colleges at University of Saskatchewan

Current U of S Student: Undergraduate students who are currently registered at the University of Saskatchewan and wish to transfer to another undergraduate college must apply for admission. The application fee and documents are not required.

b. Transfer from another university or college

Canadian Transfer: Students who have pursued post secondary-level study at another post-secondary institution. Students may be awarded transfer credit on a course-by-course basis for courses equivalent to those taught at the University of Saskatchewan. Official documents attesting to the post-secondary educational credentials of applicants, former students and current U of S students are routinely evaluated for consideration of possible transfer credit.


Mature Admission

Special (Mature) Admission is available to applicants who do not qualify for Regular Admission. All direct-entry colleges except the College of Education consider applicants under Special (Mature) Admission. Special (Mature) Admission is also available to those applicants seeking admission to Open Studies.

Are you eligible?

To apply for Special (Mature) Admission you must meet the following criteria: 

  • You must be 21 years of age by the first day of classes. 
  • You must be a Canadian citizen or a landed immigrant. 
  • You must be entering the first year of study. Applicants who have completed 18 credit units or more of university- level credits are not eligible to apply for Special (Mature) Admission. 

What admission requires:

In order to be considered for Special (Mature) Admission you must submit the following information: 

  • An Application for Admission form. 
  • A $90.00 application fee. 
  • Proof of age (e.g. photocopy of birth certificate or driver’s license). 
  • A written request for Special (Mature) Admission. 
    • Your written submission should demonstrate your capacity to undertake university-level studies and your commitment to educational goals. The request must include the college to which admission is sought (e.g. Arts & Science); why you have chosen this area of study; and a summary of your work and personal experience since leaving school. 
  • A copy of your current resume. 
  • Copies of supporting documents
  • * covering any non-credit programs you might have completed (e.g. Business College, job-related courses, Adult Basic Education, General Equivalency Diploma) should be included with your written submission. 
  • If you have completed any Grade 12 subjects or courses at a recognized post-secondary institution we will require official transcripts.

*Although you are only required to submit one application for admission and application fee, you will be required to prepare a separate package of supporting documents for each college (including Open Studies) to which you are applying for Special (Mature) Admission.