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UNB 101

Brand new to all things UNB? This event is designed to cover everything you need to know about the University of New Brunswick in just 30 minutes. After each session, we’ll stick around for a follow-up Q&A session in case you have any questions about our main topics:

  • Location and history of UNB
  • Academic programs offered at UNB
  • Residence options at UNB
  • Services available to UNB students
Date Time RSVP
Tuesday, April 20 7:30 p.m. ADT RSVP


First-year fundamentals

If you’re feeling a little unsure about what to expect at university, you’ll want to mark one of these events in your calendar. We’ll spend 30 minutes answering the following questions, plus we’ll be available afterwards for a follow-up Q&A session:

  • When are the important deadlines?
  • Where will I spend my time on campus?
  • What can I expect my classes to be like?
  • Who can I reach out to for help?
  • Why should I choose UNB? 
Date Time RSVP
Wednesday, April 21 7:30 p.m. ADT RSVP 


The first-year student panel

is all about learning from peers and gaining insight into the first-year experience at UNB from current students. This event will discuss everything our current students wish they had known when they were beginning their UNB journey – challenges, opportunities and how to start post-secondary on the right foot.

Date Time RSVP
Wednesday, April 28 7:30 p.m. ADT RSVP 


Start here: Your Grade 11 guide to UNB

Our Grade 11 Sessions are designed for students entering Grade 12 this fall. If you're wondering how to choose the best degree program for you, how university admission requirements work or how to begin your UNB application, we encourage you to join us for one of these free virtual events. We'll also review some key university terms you'll want to know!

Date Time RSVP
Tuesday, May 4 7:30 p.m. ADT RSVP
Wednesday, May 12 7:30 p.m. ADT RSVP
Thursday, May 20 7:30 p.m. ADT RSVP



Attend an event and apply to UNB!

As part of our virtual winter events, UNB is providing a free application to students who RSVP and attend an event. Your attendance provides you with a free application fee, whether you apply with accelerated admissions at the event or plan to submit your application at a later date. This program is available to applicants who are applying from Canadian high schools and who apply by April 30, 2021.

Accelerated admissions

Taking advantage of our accelerated admissions program means that you can apply for free and receive an admissions decision on your application within 48 hours of the event you attend.

Interested? Here are the steps you need to follow:

  1. RSVP to this event.
  2. Apply to a UNB undergraduate program.
  3. Choose the “pay later” option when asked to pay.
  4. Have your guidance counsellor or the institution you attend send the most recent version of your transcript to chooseunb@unb.ca at least 24 hours before the event.
  5. Attend this event.
  6. Following your confirmed attendance, we’ll pay your application fee and submit your application for processing. Our admissions office will be in touch with a decision within 48 hours.

If you require any assistance in this process or have questions regarding the free application fee, please do not hesitate to contact a UNB recruitment officer or email us at chooseunb@unb.ca.

Note: Accelerated Admissions is not available for the Bachelor of Nursing or Health Sciences programs. The application deadline for both Nursing and Health Sciences is Feb. 15, 2021. Applications will not be reviewed until after this date. Students who are applying to these programs are still able to have their application fee paid for by attending a virtual event.