FAQs

 

When is the application deadline for undergraduate programs?

The application deadline for undergraduate programs is January 15 for the Summer Session (May to August), and January 31 for the Winter Session (September to April).
Please see the Academic Calendar for more information. For other important dates and deadlines, click here.
When is the application deadline for the MA and PhD programs?

The application deadline for the MA and PhD programs is January 9. For application inquiries, please contact the Graduate Secretary.
How much is tuition?

Tuition for undergraduate students is calculated on a per credit basis. For more information, visit UBC’s pages on undergraduate tuition.

Visit the Faculty of Graduate Studies for information on tuition and program fees for graduate studies in philosophy.

 

What are the requirements for a major in philosophy?

Click here to view the requirements for a major in philosophy.

 

What are the requirements for an honours degree in philosophy?

Click here to view the requirements for an honours degree in philosophy.

 

How do I apply as an undergraduate?

Click here for information on undergraduate admissions.

 

How do I apply for a master’s degree in philosophy?

Click here for information on applying for an MA in philosophy.

 

How do I become a TA?

If you’d like to learn more about becoming a TA, click here.

 

Where can I find out about undergraduate philosophy courses?

Undergraduate philosophy courses are posted here.

 

Where can I find out about graduate philosophy courses?

Graduate philosophy courses are posted here.

 

What types of financial assistance are available?

Click here to find out more about awards and financial assistance for graduate students. Undergraduate students can visit UBC’s pages on Awards & Money Management.