How To Apply To Urban Academy

Our team works hard to make the application process easy, guiding you and determining if Urban Academy is the right fit. We have a rigorous process that we follow for each applicant.

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Application Deadlines

We encourage parents to begin the application process one year ahead of the September you wish your child to begin at Urban Academy. For the 2021/2022 school year, the Junior Kindergarten and Kindergarten classes and waitlists have been placed and we are no longer accepting applications. There are still limited spaces in certain grades from Grades 1-12. Please contact admissions@urbanacademy.ca to ask about available spaces in the grade you are interested in.

Applications for the 2022/2023 school year will open on September 1, 2021.

The application deadlines for the 2022/2023 school year are:
~ Kindergarten: November 15, 2021
~ Grades 1-12: January 28, 2022
~ Junior Kindergarten: February 11, 2022
Upon receipt of your child's application, we will send you more information about the assessment process. that follows.


We encourage you to learn about us the same way we help our students learn - through a hands-on, real-world experience.

Admissions Info Sessions

At our Admissions Information Webinars, you will be able to learn about our approach to education and get a good idea about what becoming part of the community could look like.

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Learn For Yourself

Part of our Admissions Information Webinar is a virtual tour of the campus. These webinars will allow you to tour our facility, ask questions you may have, and meet some Urban Academy staff.

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Our process is designed to evaluate students based on aptitude, personality, educational goals and ultimately, fit. We focus on getting to know each potential student and the Admissions Committee will make our admissions decision based on a plethora of criteria.

Attend An Admissions Information Evening

Fill Out An Online Application


Interview/Class Visit

Submit a Reference Form

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We make it a priority to answer every one of your questions. Check out some of the more frequently asked items and get in touch if your question isn't on the list.

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Latest News

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Head of School’s Weekly Message

June 18, 2021 Dear UA Parents, We made it! What a year it has been at UA. Just as I started the year with an interview, we have decided to share some final thoughts of the school year via this video. I would also like to take a moment to put some thank-yous in writing. To […]

Head of School’s Weekly Message

June 18, 2021 Dear UA Parents, What a great way to end the week with Sports Day x 2. It has been an exciting week at UA culminating in a couple of days filled with fun and excitement for the Junior and Middle School students. I jumped in on some tug-o-war with the Grade 3’s […]

Head of School’s Weekly Message

June 11, 2021 Dear UA Parents, Another great week has occurred at UA. This week our Middle and Senior school students had the opportunity to participate in day trips to Camp Summit in the Upper Squamish Valley. It was so nice for the students to be able to get out of the school and have […]

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Admissions Process

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Admissions FAQ

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International Students

International students represent a small percentage of our community that makes a huge impact.

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