Take the next step

We're so excited for you to take the next step in in your career path and apply to Fanshawe! With one of the best student experiences around, guaranteed residence and $5+ million in scholarships and bursaries – there are so many reasons to put Fanshawe on your application!

How you apply to college will depend on the program or credential you choose:

For full- or part-time certificate, diploma, honours bachelor degree and graduate certificates:


For full-time, collaborative degrees:


For full- or part-time apprenticeships:  

Find Out How

The Admission Process

Attending college is a significant milestone, and we are here to support you every step of the way. Our admissions process provides a detailed, step-by-step guide on how to apply to any program at Fanshawe College.


Learn how to apply to Fanshawe

For International Students

Competitive Programs

Some programs are considered highly competitive due to the number of applicants. Find out if your program is highly competitive and be sure to meet the equal consideration application deadline to be considered for these programs.


Learn More About Competitive Programs

Transferring to Fanshawe

If you started your education at another college or university, you may be eligible to continue or further your education at Fanshawe. There are a couple of ways to do this:

  • Advanced standing – pathways to Fanshawe from another institution allow you to start in a higher semester or year of study
  • External credit – if you're not eligible for a pathway, you can still apply to transfer credits on a course-by-course basis

Learn More About Pathways to Fanshawe

Did you know?

Your past learning through non-academic life experiences, such as employment or volunteering, can help you gain credit for up to 75% of a college diploma, or up to 50% of a college degree program

Learn More About Prior Learning Assessment and Recognition (PLAR)

Continue the process

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Complete the post-admission requirements

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Consider your financial needs

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Arrange for housing/residence

Need some help with with your application or want to talk through program options? We're here for you!