Out-of-province Students

If you live in Canada, but outside of Ontario, here is all the information you’ll need to start your transition to Brock University.

Apply to Brock University

So, you've decided to apply to Brock University — great idea! For more information about your application process, expand the section below.

How to apply to Brock University

Where do I apply?

You will apply through the Ontario Universities' Application Centre, or OUAC.

Click here to visit ouac.on.ca

What application form do I use?

You will be using the 105D application form.

What is the application deadline?

The deadline for the 105D application form is June 1, 2017 for most programs. Please refer to the application for other important deadline dates.

Is there anything else I should know?

Out-of-province admissions information

Canadian students applying from outside of Ontario should consult our admissions webpage to determine the appropriate curriculum equivalents.

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Activate your student portal

Going forward, you’re going to be spending a lot of time on my.brocku.ca in your personalized student portal. It is where you can monitor your application status — including any changes or conditions to your offer of admission — apply for student awards, apply for residence, pay your student fees, and so much more. The sooner you get accustomed to using my.brocku.ca, the better.

Learn how to activate your student portal

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Accept your offer to Brock

You’ve received your offer, you’ve done your happy dance, and you’re already drawing badgers all over your notes. Before you start packing your bags and making your way to Niagara, you’ll need to formally accept your offer to Brock University.

Learn how to accept you offer of admission to Brock University

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Student Awards and Financial Aid

Admission Awards

Brock Scholars Awards are open to incoming students, from anywhere in the world! To qualify you must be entering into your first undergraduate program in the Fall term (no previous post-secondary experience). No application is required.

Admission Average (Final Grades)*Amount of Award
93.0% and above$16,000 ($4,000 each year)
90.0% to 92.9%$10,000 ($2,500 each year)
85.0% to 89.9%$6,000 ($1,500 each year)
80.0% to 84.9%$4,000 ($1,000 each year)

The Brock University OneApp

The OneApp, Brock’s universal awards and bursaries application allows you to apply for all of our awards and bursaries with just one application. We will determine which awards you qualify for and show you the list.

Please note: You can still apply for bursaries through the OneApp! The deadline to submit your OneApp for entrance awards is April 15, 2017

Learn how to access the Brock University OneApp

STEP ONE — ACTIVATE

The first step, if you haven't already done it, is to activate your my.brocku.ca student portal with your campus ID. Your campus ID was included in your acknowledgment letter from the Office of Admissions.

STEP TWO — APPLY

Once your account is active, click on the Applicant & Student Self Serve tab and select the OneApp — Scholarship and Bursaries Application link.

STEP THREE — THAT'S IT!

We'll do the rest. You can check your academic eligibility for awards by clicking on the Student Awards and Financial Aid Award Status page on the Applicant & Student Self Serve tab.

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Residence/Off Campus Living

Brock guarantees residence to incoming Year 1 full-time students whose primary residence is outside of Ontario, providing they meet the following conditions:

  • Accept their offer of admission no later than June 1, 2017;
  • We receive the residence application and fee no later than June 1, 2017.

Learn more about residence at brocku.ca/residence

Off-Campus Living

Brock University's Off-Campus Living office offers year-round housing information to students, landlords, and residents in the Niagara region. The office provides resources regarding a variety of off-campus housing topics, such as finding accommodations, landlord/tenant issues, neighbourhood relations, community outreach, and much more.

Learn more about living in Niagara at brocku.ca/ocl

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Student Development Centre

The Student Development Centre offers a number of programs and services for current students at Brock University. Expand the sections below for more information.

Accessibility

The Student Development Centre works to develop an equitable and accessible environment so that students with disabilities are fully included in the university experience. We are here to support students through the educational process, to encourage independence, and to help students succeed.

For more information, visit brocku.ca/services-students-disabilities

Learning Services

A-Z Learning Services provides free academic support for all Brock students to help them achieve their full potential in university and beyond. In addition, if you are a Mature student, Transfer student, Aboriginal student, or First Generation student, you have access to social and professional support programs specifically designed by A-Z Learning Services to meet your needs and help you make the most of your university experience.

For more information, visit brocku.ca/learning-services

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Finance

The University does not mail statements to prompt payment. Students are financially responsible for all tuition and related fees associated with registered courses. To determine your account balance you must access your Financial Account Information on-line through the portal.

Fee Calculator and Account History

While online registration is open for the fall/winter session, you may view your fee assessment online through your Fee Calculator.  To access your fee calculator:

  • Log on to the student self-serve portal at https://my.brocku.ca
  • Select “Student Self-Serve”
  • Select “Fee Calculator”

Payment timelines

June 1, 2017

  • The $600 residence application fee must be received by this date to maintain the residence guarantee. Please note, this is also the deadline for the residence application.

September 2017

  • Fall (D1 & D2) fees due

January 2018

  • Winder (D3) fees due

OSAP Students:

  • You must redirect funding to the University for the following to apply:
    • Students with a confirmed OSAP assessment before July 31 of $10,000.00 or more may pay a reduced residence 1st instalment amount.  Please see the Residence Fees page for details.  OSAP students living in residence should check the fee calculator online, to determine the minimum first instalment.  OSAP students, redirecting funds to the University will only be charged interest on any outstanding balance that is over and above their entitlement for both F/W sessions.  That amount is subject to change, based on your registration and or reassessments made by OSAP.

Payment methods

Internet, Telephone or ATM banking with major banks and most Ontario credit unions

  • To pay by online banking through a Canadian bank, or most Ontario Credit Unions:
    • Contact your financial institution in order to set up your bank account(s) for telephone or web banking.
    • Follow your bank’s instructions to add Brock to your list of payees.
    • Make a payment, using your Brock student number as the account number to pay your bill. If your bank requires a nine digit number, simply add two zeros at the beginning of your student number.
  • To pay in person at a Canadian Bank
    • Print a copy of your student Fee Statement or Fee Calculator.
    • Bring it to your Bank or Credit Union, and pay just as you would any bill

Mailed cheque to Brock University

  • print your student Fee Statement,
  • make the cheque payable to Brock University,
  • record the student's name and Student ID # on the cheque
  • and mail to:
    • Brock University
      Attn Finance, 12th Floor
      1812 Sir Isaac Brock Way
      St Catharines, ON
      L2S 3A1
  • A fee of $45 will be charged for any cheques returned by the bank.

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Child Care

The Rosalind Blauer Centre for Child Care is a non-profit, non-sectarian daycare centre located on the campus of St. Catharines' Brock University. First established in 1971, the Centre serves the children of the University's students, staff and faculty, as well as the community-at-large.

Visit brocku.ca/daycare for more information and to apply

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Smart Start

Join us at Smart Start for your first official day as a Brock student before your classes begin in September. This first-year academic orientation program is designed to assist in transitioning incoming students and their guests to the Brock community.

Your day at Smart Start will provided the opportunity to:

  • Register for your courses
    Finalize your class timetable with Academic Advisors.
  • Meet other first-year students
    Build your Brock support system before September.
  • Receive information about financing your education
    Learn about financial aid options available at Brock.
  • Tour our beautiful campus
    Visit numerous campus hotspots, including our award-winning residences.
  • Learn about academic success options
    Participate in seminars outlining ways to succeed in post-secondary education.
  • Familiarize yourself with the Brock community
    Learn tips and tricks from current Brock students about making a smooth transition to university life.
  • Take your photo for your Brock Card
    Beat the lines in the fall and have your photo taken for your student ID card at Smart Start

Visit discover.brocku.ca/smartstart for more information

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