Ready to apply?

Early Bird Applications Open: February 5, 2024.

Four simple steps to submit your application for Pre-College.

Follow these instructions to apply for your favourite four weeks of the summer. 

Pre-College Application Process

Ready to apply? We are excited to have you join us – it’s going to be a great summer!

To apply you must have completed Grade 10 and be 16 years or older.*

*students must be at least 16 years old by July 8, 2024.

The application process will open on February 5, 2024.  Click here to get started. You will need to create an account with SlideRoom (you do not need to have an account with Apply Alberta) and look under Available Programs to begin. Please note, there is a $10USD fee for creating a new account with Slideroom.

Students, please use your email address as the primary contact information. We communicate with YOU, not with your parents or third parties. Please be sure to check your email regularly. Parents & guardians are required to provide consent through each step and will provide their emails as secondary communication.

Pre-College application requires three components that you will complete online in SlideRoom:

  1. Registration form.
  2. Statement of Intent: In approximately 150 words, tell us why you are interested in AUArts' Pre-College Program.
  3. Five images of your original artwork.

Once we receive your application, we will contact you to arrange payment.

Please note: Pre-College is filled on a first-come-first-serve basis. ALL who apply while there are seats available are automatically accepted and registered in this program. 

Regular application packages must be completed online by Friday, May 17, 2024 at 12:00pm. We encourage you to apply early to receive an Early Bird Discount. Please note: Pre-College program has limited space and fills up quickly.