Supporting Documents


Documents Required

Current Newfoundland and Labrador high school students

Current high school students from outside Newfoundland and Labrador

Previous high school graduates.

Students transferring from other recognized post-secondary institutions

Transcripts are required from all institutions attended, regardless of the length of attendance, whether or not courses were completed, or whether or not a student believes that the record will have a bearing on admission or transfer of credit eligibility.

International students (In addition to the above items)

  • Proof of English proficiency.

  • For transfer students, detailed course outlines for courses completed at your current or former university or college.

  • If official transcripts or course outlines are published in a language other than English, these are required along with notarized, literal, English translations of these documents.

Visitor - Seeking admission to take courses for either (1) transfer back to home institution, (2) admission to a Memorial University graduate program.

  • Official transcript from home institution or

  • Letter of Permisson from home institution or

  • Copy of provisional admission letter from Memorial's School of Graduate Studies.

Mature students (aged 21 years or older within one month after the beginning of the semester or the session to which admission is being sought and who do not hold qualifications specified for other categories)

  • Proof of age.

  • A letter outlining the grounds for requesting special consideration.

  • Two letters of reference from persons competent to assess your ability to proceed with university studies

  • Official high school transcript.

  • Official college or university transcripts, if applicable.

  • Supporting documents for faculty, school, or program as appropriate.

Admission of mature students is subject to the approval of the University Committee on Admission.


Office of the Registrar

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000