Western Deans' Agreement: Authorization and Course Registration

To take a course through the WDA a student must be in good academic and financial standing, and the course must be an integral part of the the graduate degree program.

Application Deadline

Under the terms of the Western Deans' Agreement, fully-completed forms must be received by the Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies at UBC a minimum of 6 weeks prior to the start of the term of enrollment at UBC. If a form is not received and approved in time, the student may not receive permission to take the course. In addition, the fee waiver is not available retroactively.