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Inter/Intra Faculty Transfers and Readmission

Inter-Faculty Transfer

Students currently registered in a degree at McGill (and who will not be graduating), can apply to transfer to a different faculty degree program.

  • For September Admission only the application period is from
    March 1st - June 1st.
  • Applications must be made on Minerva.
  • Students applying to the B.Ed. Kindergarten/Elementary PIF option must pass the French Language Proficiency Test. For more info, visit Prospective Students – B.Ed. Kindergarten/Elementary PIF.
  • View the Inter-Faculty Transfer Procedures.pdf.
  • The application deadline for Inter-Faculty Transfers is June 1st. These applications are handled by the Faculty Student Affairs Office. Normally decisions re transfers and readmission begin to be made at the end of May for the following September.
  • Students must apply on Minerva.
  • For application procedures please refer to the University's Inter/Intra Faculty Transfers and Readmissions webpage.
  • For information on current program requirements, please refer to the eCalendar.
  • If you are registered in the School of Continuing Studies and have never been registered in a degree program, or are a special student or a holder of an undergraduate degree you must apply directly through the University Admissions Office.

Intra-Faculty Transfer

Students currently registered in a degree in the Faculty of Education at McGill (who will not be graduating), can apply to transfer to a different program within the Faculty of Education.
  • For September Admission only the application period is from
    March 1st - June 1st
  • Applications must be made on Minerva.
  • The same procedures apply to both Inter and Intra Faculty Transfer applicants, with the exception for students already in the BEd Secondary program who wish to change their Major.
  • Students in the BEd Secondary program can change their curriculum on Minerva.
  • Students applying to the B.Ed. Kindergarten/Elementary PIF option must pass the French Language Proficiency Test. For more info, visit Prospective Students – B.Ed. Kindergarten/Elementary PIF
  • View the Intra-Faculty Transfer Procedures.pdf

Readmission

Leave of Absence

Undergraduate students may request an official Leave of Absence for maternity or parenting reasons, personal or family health reasons, professional development, or for required military service. Consult the full policy here.  For guidance on the difference between withdrawing from the university and taking a Leave of Absence, sao [dot] education [at] mcgill [dot] ca (contact the Internships and Student Affairs Office )  Students who take a Leave of Absence for personal health reasons must provide a Physician Readmit Form conrfirming they are ready to resume their studies. 

Students who are eligible for a Leave of Absence should submit a written request with medical or other documentation to the

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