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Aurora College Application For Admission

To submit an application to our school, please complete the following form and select Submit Application.

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Applications are open from November 1st with a closing date of June 30th. Applications received after the closing date for programs with vacancies or different start dates will continue to be considered.

This application form is for prospective students applying for any program, with the exception of Apprenticeship and Mine Training.

  • For details on applying to the Apprenticeship programs, please refer to the details published by the Department of Education, Culture and Employment (ECE) on their website.
  • For details on Mine Training, please contact the Mine Training Society.

Please read the following instructions carefully before you fill out this form.

  1. Fill out the application form completely.
  2. Once you have completed the application form you can submit your application. Once submitted, you will be redirected to a separate page where you can upload the additional documents required for your application. Please review the program requirements for a list of required documents. Note: You can only upload documents once. Any missing documents required for your application that were not uploaded with your application must be submitted to the Admission Officer of the campus you have applied to.
  3. If you need help completing the application form, please see your local Adult Educator, Employment Officer, or School Principal. You may also contact the Campus to which you are applying.
  4. You must attach a one-page Letter of Interest explaining why you are interested in the program you have chosen.
  5. You must arrange to have transcripts of your high school credits and/or post-secondary education sent to the Campus to which you are applying. Applicants who attended high school in the Northwest Territories can order transcripts by contacting the Education, Culture & Employment Student Records Office at (867) 920-6235, or by going online to and following the Request a Transcript link.
  6. If you have previous post-secondary experience, you may apply for advanced standing / transfer credit / equivalent. Please contact the Registrar or the Associate Registrar for details.
  7. Aurora College considers prior learning, including life and work experience. Please contact the Program Heads for further information.
  8. If you do not meet the academic requirements to be admitted to a program, please contact the college for academic advising.
  9. You are responsible for arranging your financial assistance.
  10. If you have additional information, such as extenuating circumstances, that you feel should be considered as part of your application, please contact the Registrar or the Associate Registrar.
  11. You will be notified by email when your application has been accepted for review. At that time you will be required to make a payment of $40.00 application fee, with the exception of ALBE applicants. Further instructions for online access to your application will be sent to you at that time.
Aurora Campus Thebacha Campus Yellowknife North Slave Campus
Admissions Office Admissions Office Admissions Office
PO Box 1008 PO Box 600 Bag Service 9700
Inuvik, NT X0E 0T0 Fort Smith, NT X0E 0P0 Yellowknife, NT X1A 2R3
Phone: (867) 777-7806 Phone: (867) 872-7501 Phone: (867) 920-3031
Toll-free: 1-866-287-2655 Toll-free: 1-866-266-4966 Toll-free: 1-866-291-4866
Fax: (867) 777-2850 Fax: (867) 872-4511 Fax: (867) 873-0333

Note: Sponsored programs are subject to change without notice. It is your responsibility to ensure that the program of your choice is available.

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Collection, Use and Disclosure of Personal Information

The personal information on this form is collected under the mandate of the Aurora College Act, the Access to Information and Protection of Privacy Act, the Statistics Act (Canada), and the Income Tax Act, and is protected by the provisions of these Acts.

The information is collected to determine your eligibility for admission and registration. Upon admission, this information will form part of your student record and will be used for the operational activities of the College and for statistical purposes.

This information may be disclosed to Statistics Canada and the territorial department of Education, culture and Employment to meet the reporting requirements for statistical, funding, policy development, planning, and research purposes. It may also be disclosed to the Aurora College student association for the purposes of membership and alumni services, and to the Student Services division to monitor your eligibility to participate in College activities.

If you have any questions about the collection or use of this information, contact the Admissions Officer at the Campus to which you are applying.

Personal Information
Address Information
Contact Information
  1. Phone Type Country Phone Number Primary
Additional Personal Information

If you were not born in the Northwest Territories but are now a resident, please enter the 3 character month and 4 digit year when your residency began.

Emergency Contacts

Demographic Information
Citizenship Information
Program Information

What are you applying for?

  1. Program
  2. Note: Some diploma programs also have certificate completion points after 1 year. Check the program on our website for that option
Previous Student Information

If you have previously registered at Aurora College, please complete the following section

Residence Information

If you would like to request for Aurora College housing, please complete the following section

Education Information

Elementary and Secondary Education Information

Education History

  1. Degrees


Sponsorship Information
School Policy
  1. I certify that the information provided by me is true and that no relevant information has been withheld. I understand that any or all of this information may be verified in order to process my application. I also agree that I will abide by all college rules, regulations and policies if I am admitted into Aurora College.

  2. Select "I accept" to confirm that you have read and fully understand the terms and conditions set forth in our Collection, Use and Disclosure of Personal Information Policy and Application Policy

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