Thank you for your application.

Please note that you must take the following steps in order to complete your application.

  1. References – Request letters of reference from two teachers, or a teacher and a guidance counsellor. Instructions, forms, and FAQs for references are available here: carleton.ca/esp/espaesp-reference-form/.  Please provide this link to your referee with your reference request.
  2. Transcripts: If you have provided copies of your transcripts, please note: we may require original copies if they have not already been provided to the university. If you have not provided copies, your application will remain incomplete until they are received.
  3. Application fee ($65): This fee can be paid in one of the following ways.
  • Online (by Visa or Mastercard)

Online Payment

  • In person by cash (must be exact), credit (Visa or Mastercard), debit, cheque, or money order at our office in 1516 Dunton Tower.
  • By mail. Please send cheque or money order addressed to “Carleton University”.
    ESP/IESP 1516 Dunton Tower
    Carleton University
    1125 Colonel By Drive
    Ottawa ON K1S 5B6

Once your application is complete, it will be forwarded to our admissions committee for review. Decisions are normally made within 3-5 weeks of receiving your completed application.