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Submitted Application - Next Steps


Step 1: Check your email

Seneca will receive and acknowledge your application by email about 24 hours after you apply. Watch for important emails from International Admissions and promptly respond to any requests for additional information. 


Step 2: Set-up your Seneca online services

In the acknowledgement email, you will also receive instructions to activate your Seneca online services. You must follow the instructions and activate your account to access important information and messages about your studies at Seneca. 


Step 3: Follow your application progress online

Follow the status of your application in your Seneca online Student Centre. If you have not heard from us for more than four weeks, please contact us directly. 


Step 4: Application Review 

International applications are reviewed by the Seneca Admissions department based on:

  • Availability of seats in a program
  • Completeness of application at receipt
  • Quality of application – academics and/or English proficiency scores

Please note: Applications are not reviewed on a first come, first served basis.


Step 5: Receive Your Offer of Admission 

If you are admitted to Seneca, you will receive your Offer of Admission and Fee Statement from International Admissions Office by email. You will also see your program admission status change in your online Student Centre. Refer accepted student page for more information. 


Step 6: Pay fees to hold your seat 

To secure your seat in the program, you must pay your first semester fees by the due date noted in your fee statement.