Dates and Deadlines | UNB

Important dates & deadlines

Application deadlines



  • Feb. 15: Application deadline for Bachelor of Nursing and Bachelor of Health Sciences 
  • Nov. 15: Application deadline for Advanced Standing Nursing Program (Moncton campus)


  • Dec. 15: Bachelor of Education (Fredericton campus)
  • Jan. 31: Bachelor of Education (Saint John campus)

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Discover UNB Events

We host Future Student Events across the country from October to December.

Learn about program options, scholarships, financial aid, campus and student life and more. Most events also feature Fast-Track Admissions; you could have your application assessed and approved and know the decision at the end of the event.

UNB Virtual Open House


  • Saturday, November 7 
  • 12 p.m. to 3 p.m. AST 

Saint John 

  • Saturday, November 14  
  • 12 p.m. – 3 p.m. AST 

Why you should attend 

  • Explore program options and talk one-on-one with faculty representatives  
  • Take a virtual tour of campus  
  • Attend live information sessions on scholarships, student services, and more 
  • Take advantage of Fast-Track Admissions 
  • Win great prizes!  

Future Student Events

Since we can’t be together in person, we’re inviting you to join us online. Our commitment is to provide short, informative sessions that will easily fit into your schedule and get you excited about starting your journey at UNB!

Find an event near you!

Future students

Offer of admission and residence confirmation deadlines

May 15: Deadline to accept your offer of admission to UNB and to pay your admission deposit. For offers made after May 15, check your admission letter for deadlines. This is also the deadline to confirm your room in residence by paying the residence application fee.

Pay your admission deposit early by April 17, 2021 and you will be entered into a draw for a chance to win 1 of 2 $2500 tuition credits.

Spring Orientation, Advising, and Registration (SOAR) events

Fredericton: May 9 & July 11, 2020

Saint John: May 23, 2020

SOAR 2020

These on-campus events are a great opportunity for you to meet your fellow incoming UNB students, get to know your faculty, and register for courses.

Register for courses

June & July: If you couldn’t make it to one of the early registration events, you will need to speak with an academic advisor in your faculty before you register for your courses.

Residence room assignments

Room assignments are made available on July 15.

Orientation week

Early September: Orientation week and the first day of classes!