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Diploma to Degree

Are you currently enrolled in a diploma program and interested in pursuing a degree afterwards? Our range of pathway options let you use your credits to transfer into another program at Seneca or pursue further education at one of our partner institutions.


Explore your options

Use the online Degree Transfer Guide to find your Seneca program. Beside each program is a list of Seneca’s partner institutions and the corresponding programs with a pathway from Seneca.

For a school that interests you: Click on the institution’s name to find all of the details – including Grade Point Average (GPA) requirements – and transfer credit information.

Right here at Seneca, we are making it easy for you to go even further by transferring your existing diploma credits to a Seneca honours bachelor degree.

Seneca offers many transfer options that allow you to transfer from a Seneca diploma program into a Seneca degree.

To review the possible pathway opportunities, please visit the guide.

Interested in an institution not listed? Check directly with that school to confirm transfer and admission policies. For a list of additional pathways available to Ontario college and university degrees visit the Ontario Transfer Guide.  

Be informed, access resources

Research is critical when choosing your educational path. Read through the partner institution agreements in the Degree Transfer Guide.

The DCTO hosts a variety of on-campus events that provides students with the opportunity to connect with universities and other post-secondary institutions. 

Check our events page for upcoming events including universities on campus, the Graduate Studies Expo, and University and Degree Information Fairs. 

Connect with professionals in your field of interest.

Get insights, feedback and referrals from graduates of the program and/or the institution you’re considering.

Be sure to verify you meet the program’s admission requirements.


To apply to a Seneca degree program, current Seneca students and recent graduates can complete a Diploma to Seneca Degree – Pathways Transfer form, available from Admissions, your academic area, the Degree and Credit Transfer Office or the Office of the Registrar website.

To apply to other Ontario college degree programs, visit the Ontario Colleges website.

To apply to an Ontario university, visit the Ontario Universities’ Application Centre website.

Institutions outside Ontario have specific application information on their websites.

Application deadlines for each program, school and semester will vary.

Get help

Seneca’s Degree and Credit Transfer Office helps students plan further education.

We’re here for you.

Book an appointment with a degree transfer adviser.

Questions about your education options after Seneca?

Talk with a Degree Transfer Adviser


After graduating from Seneca, Julian took advantage of a pathway agreement Seneca has with Griffith University in Australia.

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