University College of the North

University College of the North

  • 85
    Acceptance Rate
  • 2400
  • Program
  • Permit


UCN offers more than 40 degree, diploma, and certificate programs in the Faculty of Arts and Science, Faculty of Trades and Technology, Faculty of Health, Faculty of Education, Faculty of Business, and as part of community-based contract training and Apprenticeship training. 

Entry requirements

High school transcripts. Applicants with previous education outside of Canada and/or education in a language other than English must submit proof of English proficiency with either of the following: 

Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) with a minimum of 550 on the paper-based test with no less than 50 in each component or Internet-based test score of 80 with no less than 20 in each component

International English Language Testing System (IELTS) with a minimum overall band score of 6.5; and with no individual band scores less than 6.0

Minimum scores may vary according to individual programs. 


Student life

Campus tour of the college