How to Apply

How To Apply

The application deadline is January 15, 2018 for September 2018.

Prepare to Apply

  1. Ensure that you have met all of  the entrance requirements and completed or are in the process of completing the prerequisite courses.
  2. Gather all supporting documentation (including transcripts), which will be uploaded to the application site. (Current UBC students are not required to upload transcripts).
  3. Write a Letter of Academic Intent (max 150 words), outlining why you are interested in the BMLSc Program and your long-term educational and career goals (if known).  Include your name and student number on the letter.  Email the letter of intent to
  4. Make preparations to pay the non-refundable UBC application fee.

Remember: You must meet the general admission requirements of UBC and have completed — or be in the process of completing — the prerequisite courses by April of the year for which you are applying for September entry. Please familiarize yourself with our entrance requirements.

Apply to the Program

  • If you are a current UBC student, log in to the Student Service Centre (SSC). Click “Registration,” access “Change of Degree Program/Campus,” and select “BMLS”.
  • If you are a former UBC student and your automatic eligibility to register has expired, you must apply for readmission online at the Student Service Centre (SSC) (under Admissions).
  • If you are new to UBC, visit, UBC’s online guide to programs and admissions, to sign up for an account and get started.