McMaster Returning Applications

(Re-admission, Reinstatement, and McMaster Second Degree)

Use the McMaster University Returning Student Application for the following categories:

  • Re-admission: You are a former McMaster student with a record of course registrations, who was in good standing and who voluntarily withdrew from an undergraduate program more than five years ago (providing you have not attended another university nor received a college diploma since last registered at McMaster). If you are a former Nursing student, you must apply for readmission regardless of the amount of time that has elapsed. You can now apply electronically.
  • Reinstatement: You are a former McMaster student who was previously deemed ineligible to continue studies and was required to withdraw from McMaster University. If you wish to apply for Reinstatement, you may obtain a McMaster Reinstatement Request from the Office of the Registrar, Gilmour Hall, Room 108, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, L8S 4L8, (905) 525-4600.
  • McMaster Second Degree: You are a McMaster graduate or potential graduate and wish to pursue a second undergraduate degree*. You can now apply electronically.

** See application deadlines in the dates & deadlines section. (Nursing deadline is February 1 for September entry.)

***All application fees are non-refundable***