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View the How-to Apply Online video below or view the Application Guide PDF.
Note: The video and application guide include instructions for applying to academic, vocational, trades foundational (pre-apprenticeship), continuing studies certificates and distance education. For help with apprenticeship, continuing studies courses or international contact us.
On the first business day in November each year Okanagan College begins accepting applications for academic programs for the following Fall term.
The grade and percentages listed in the Admission Requirements are the minimum grades required to enter a program.
Okanagan College may cease to accept applications for a given intake if the number of applications submitted greatly exceeds enrolment capacity. Early application for all programs is strongly advised.
Jan. 18, 2016 at 8:30 a.m. applications for Winter 2017 academic programs such as Arts, Science and Business open
Feb. 1, 2016 at 8:30 a.m.* applications open for:
All programs Summer 2016
Automotive Service Technician - Kelowna Feb. 6, 2017 start
Electrician Pre-Apprenticeship - Kelowna Mar. 6, 2017 start
Heavy Mechanical Foundation - Kelowna Feb. 6, 2017 start
Plumbing and Piping Trades - Kelowna Feb. 6, 2017 start and Vernon Feb. 14, 2017 start
Recreation Vehicle Service Technician - Kelowna Apr. 18, 2017 start
Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Mechanic - Penticton Feb. 6, 2017 start
Sheet Metal Worker - Kelowna Mar. 27, 2017 start
Welder Foundation - Kelowna Jan. 4, 2017 and Feb. 14, 2017 starts and Salmon Arm Feb. 14, 2017 start
June. 1, 2016 at 8:00 a.m.* applications open for:
August. 2, 2016 at 8:00 a.m.* applications open for:
All August 2017 Trades Programs
Applications are open for:
Summer 2016 (April 2016 - Aug. 2016) - Trades, Pharmacy Technician and select other programs are open
Fall 2016 (Sept. 2016 - Dec. 2016) - all programs are open for applications