Categories for Residents of Québec
Positions for Québec residents are divided into the following sub-categories:
- University-level, for applicants who have (or are about to complete) a Bachelor's degree;
- CEGEP/College-level, for applicants who are about the complete a DEC and are applying to the Med-P program;
- Non-traditional, for applicants who have a Bachelor's degree and have been out of of school for 3+ years;
- International medical graduates, for IMGs who are looking to return to an undergraduate medical curriculum with advaced standing.
How do I know if I am a recognized resident of Québec?
The Ministère de l'Éducation, du Loisir et du Sport du Québec (MELS) has established attestation standards for Québec residency status for Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada. To assist you in establishing your attestation of residency, a web-based guide has been provided by McGill's Enrolment Services:
Start here ► Legal documents: applicants to medicine
Applicants who are familiar with the Attestation of Québec residency form(s) can acquire the forms via the 'Forms required for students proving Quebec Residency status' section in Legal Documents: Forms & Reference Material.
IMPORTANT ► Québec residency status must be fully established (not provisionally) by the application deadline for all those applying to the medical programs. Changes of citizenship or residency after the application deadline will not be considered.