McGill's Arts building in the spring

Interested in studying at McGill?

Get ready to apply: our 7 easy steps will take you through everything from finding a program, to filling out an online application and submitting supporting documents.

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Applying as an Indigenous student

If you identify as First Nations, Inuit, or Métis, you can
self-identify on your application form. This helps us connect you with important resources and financial aid opportunities.

Jeffrey Morneau

Need help with the application process?

The Branches team provides resources, guidance, and support to Indigenous students who are considering McGill for their undergraduate studies. Get in touch!

Let us know your preferred first name

Did you know that as a prospective student applying to study at McGill, you can enter your preferred first name on your application form? This allows you to use a name by which you are normally addressed. You are free to determine the preferred first name that you want to be known by in the University's information system.

Looking for more information on using a preferred first name at McGill?

McGill University is on land that long served as a site of meeting and exchange amongst
Indigenous peoples, including the Haudenosaunee and Anishinabeg nations. We acknowledge
and thank the diverse Indigenous people whose footsteps have marked this territory on which
peoples of the world now gather.
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