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In order to be considered for admission, applicants must complete three 30 credit unit years of university coursework towards the requirements of an undergraduate degree with a minimum cumulative weighted average of 75% over the two best years and a minimum overall average of 70% in the required university-level pre-dentistry courses. All pre-dentistry course work must be completed by the end of April of the year in which admission is being sought. Applicants must also complete the Dental Aptitude Test (DAT) and multiple miniinterview as part of the selection process. Eligibility is weighted on academic average (65%), the DAT (15%) and interview (20%).

Please see the College of Dentistry website for further details about the application process.

First Year Classes

At least 30 credit units (1 full year) of the required courses may be completed at St. Peter’s College.

Sample year at St. Peter's College 

Term 1 Term 2
Term 1 or 2
  • 12 credit units of other required courses

Tuition Estimates

Canadian  International 
Tuition $6,401 $17,477
Fees $300 $300
Books $1,000 - $1,500 $1,000 - $1,500
Total $7,701 - $8,201 $18,777 - $19,277

Tuition will vary depending on the type and number of classes you take in a year. This estimate reflects a typical amount you could expect to pay in your first year if you enrol in a full course load, the maximum number of courses allowed.
Fees are used to fund specific student benefits.
The cost of books and supplies varies widely depending on the courses you choose. It is recommended that you budget between $1,000-$2,000 per year. 

*Based on the rates displayed on our Tuition page

Admission Requirements and Deadlines

Deadlines

St. Peter's College Deadline:

Students already accepted into their program at the University of Saskatchewan may begin classes at St. Peter’s College anytime before the deadline for registration changes (mid-September and mid-January)

University of Saskatchewan Deadline:

The full list of deadlines for each college at the University of Saskatchewan can be found at the programs specific requirements and deadlines page on their website.

Required High School Classes

  • Foundations of Mathematics 30 or Pre-Calculus 30

The high school classes that are required for admission purposes are not always the same as classes you will need to complete the degree program you choose. For example, if you want to minor in chemistry, you will need high school chemistry to take your first-year university classes.

Required Grade Average

Applications are considered up until the deadline. Admission is offered on an ongoing basis until all seats are filled.

Minimum admission average: 70%

After the early admission deadline, we'll continue accepting applications until the final deadline. All applicants will be ranked by admission average and spaces will be offered to the top applicants. Based on last year's applicants, we expect to offer admission to students with an 85% average or above..

Learn how we calculate your admission average. If you do not meet the minimum admission average, you may be considered for the Transition Program or for special (mature) admission.
 

English Proficiency

If your first language in not English, you may have to prove proficiency in English before admission. It is expected that applicants interested in this program are fluent in English.

Ready to apply?

Students must apply and be accepted to the University of Saskatchewan and St. Peter's College. The University of Saskatchewan requires a non-refundable application fee of $90 CDN before your application will be processed. St. Peter's College will process your application at no charge.