Faculty of Nursing

Application Information +

Students interested in applying to the Faculty of Nursing SCBScN apply directly to Saskatchewan Polytechnic. Please visit for details on applications and early conditional admission, including approved courses.

Early Conditional Admission Requirements +

If you are currently in high school, we can admit you based on Early Conditional Admission Requirements. The admissions team looks at your submitted transcript to see if you have the required classes and averages below, based on your faculty of interest. 

Students applying to Business Administration, Engineering and Applied Science, Kinesiology and
Health Studies, Nursing* and Science require a 70% average using the five courses below.
1. One English Language Arts or Français Language Arts Course (20-1 or 30-1)
2. One Math Course from Category A (20- or 30-level)
3. One Category A Course (20- or 30-level)
4. One Category B Course (20- or 30-level)
5. One Additional Course from Category A, B, or C* (20- or 30-level)

Category A

(Maths & Sciences)

Category B

(Languages & Social Sciences)

Category C

(Other Approved Courses)

Computer Science
Math (-1)
Math (-2)
Math (-3)**
Math 31

Aboriginal Studies+
Applied Sociology+
Arabic Language Arts
Blackfoot Language & Culture
Chinese Language Arts
Chinese Language Arts
Contemporary Western Philosophy+
Cree Language & Culture
Cultural & Physical Anthropology+
Experimental Psychology+
Economics for Consumers+
French (-1)
French Language Arts (-1)
Geography (Local & Canadian/World)
German Language Arts
German Language & Culture
History (W. Canadian/Canadian/W. World)+
International Politics+
Italian Language & Culture
Japanese Language & Culture
Legal Studies Advanced (5 credits)
Origins of Western Philosophy+
Philosophies of Man+
Politics (Comparative Gov’t/Pol. Thinking)+
Punjabi Language & Culture
Social Studies (-1)++
Spanish Language Arts
Spanish Language & Culture
Ukrainian Language Arts
Ukrainian Language & Culture
World Geograghy+
World Religions+
Choral Music
General Music
Instrumental Music
Physical Education



 A maximum of two different Math courses can be used (ex: Math 20-1 and Math 30-1). Requirements 3, 4, and 5 must be met by different subjects (ex: French 20 and French 30 cannot both be used).
+ Two 3-credit courses (marked +) may be used in place of one 5-credit course.
++ Social Studies 30-2 is acceptable as a further elective if Social Studies 30-1 is not presented.
*Nursing does not allow any Category C courses to be used in the average calculation.
** Math courses marked ** cannot be used as the Math course requirement (2.) for Business, Engineering, Kinesiology, Nursing, or Science, but can be used as an additional course (5.).
***Any grade 11- or 12-level language course may also be used as a Category B course.

Final Admission Requirements +

  • English 30-1*
  • Math 30-1 or Math 30-2 or Math 31
  • Biology 30
  • Chemistry 30
  • One course from Category A (Maths & Sciences) or Category B (Languages & Social Sciences)

The University of Regina calculates the admission average for Alberta high school students using the higher of the high school reported final grade or the provincial reported final grade. The student must receive credit for the course.

* The equivalent grade 12-level French language arts subject may also be used

Additional Information +

A minimum of 70% required in each prerequisite course. 

Competitive entry program

Application and Document Deadlines +

Application deadline: February 15

Final official transcript deadline: March 15

Note: The Bilingual Program Option has extended the application deadline for Fall 2022 to May 1, 2022, and the offiicial transcript deadline to May 15, 2022.