Visiting Students

MacEwan University students

who want to visit other institutions:

If you are a current program student at MacEwan University and you want to take courses towards your credential at another recognized post-secondary institution, you must contact your program at MacEwan University for specific procedures before you enrol in a course at another institution. A letter of permission gives you visiting student status and is the only guarantee of credit at MacEwan University upon successful completion of your course.

Students from other institutions

who want to visit MacEwan University:

If you are a program student at another Canadian post-secondary institution and wish to take a course here at MacEwan University, you must:

  1. Request a letter of permission from your home institution indicating the courses you have permission to take at MacEwan University and that you are a student in good academic standing. Generally, only students in good academic standing will be considered for visiting student status.
  2. Submit the letter of permission to the Office of the University Registrar at MacEwan University along with your contact information (home telephone number, mailing address and e-mail address).
  3. Apply to Open Studies as a Visiting Student
  4. If you are looking for a course not usually available to Open Studies students, you must contact the program area offering your course(s) for permission and any special requirements related to your enrolment. We recommend you do that before you apply.