1. If you don't meet the formal academic requirements for admission you can check out the Flexible Admission option. To be considered for flexible admission you must normally provide:
Applicants also have to satisfy RRU's institution admission requirements as listed below.
English is the primary language of instruction and communication in all domestic programs at Royal Roads University. As part of the application process, all candidates whose first language is not English must demonstrate proficiency in English speaking, listening, reading and writing by one of the following means:
Submission of an official English language proficiency score report which meets one of the following minimum* standards:
An applicant who believes they are fully proficient in English may provide a written submission to the Admissions Office, demonstrating English proficiency through other means. Please review our English Language Requirements - Waiver Process.
* Meeting minimum English language requirements does not guarantee admission. Some programs may require alternate levels of competency.
Verify with the institution directly.
Applicants may be assessed for admission to Royal Roads University on the basis of their formal academic training and/or on the skills, knowledge and background developed outside traditional learning structures. This student-centred approach opens doors to higher learning for qualified candidates who otherwise might not meet traditional admission requirements, and thereby serves the needs of a diverse group of students.
Ideal candidates include self-directed and highly motivated people who demonstrate high levels of program-specific knowledge and skills and who possess strong interpersonal, research, and communication skills.
To learn more about our admission requirements, click here.
Royal Roads University has agreements with many educational institutions that enable students to make a smooth transition for completion of their degree studies. For details click here.
Royal Roads University has agreements with many educational institutions that enable students to make a smooth transition for completion of their degree studies. For details check here.
Royal Roads University does not have a specific Mature Student admission category. However, Royal Roads University's Flexible Admission Process may serve the needs of mature students.
Applicants who do not have the formal academic education to qualify for admission may be assessed on the basis of both their formal education and their informal learning, in accordance with the Flexible Admission Policy at Royal Roads University. This includes applicants with a complex learning history and for whom documenting their learning is either difficult or complex.
Read more about Flexible Admission.
All applicants, domestic, international, standard admission, and flexible admission follow the same application process. The online application form is filled out and the application fee is paid, followed by submission of the appropriate supporting documents. Follow this link to begin the application process.
Training in a program like this one can lead to different careers. Related occupations are presented to show potential career options, not definite outcomes.
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