New Admission and Transfer Credit policies @ KPU

Tue, Jun 3, 2014

New Admission and Transfer Credit policies at KPU (for fall 2015)

The new Admission and Transfer Credit & Advanced Standing policies and procedures have been approved by KPU’s Senate on May 26, 2014, and will become effective beginning the admission cycle for fall 2015.

AR2 - Admission Policy / Procedures
AR12 - Transfer Credit and Advanced Standing Policy / Procedures

The current policies will be eliminated beginning fall 2015:

B.8 - Credit for Advanced Placement Program Courses
B.9 - Credit for International Baccalaureate Program Courses
B.15 - Transfer of Articulated Courses from other Post-Secondary Institutions to Kwantlen Polytechnic University
B.15a - Transfer Credit Approval Process 
C.1 - Assessment of Student Eligibility
C.2 - Legal Requirements for Student Interviews
C.18 - Admission to the University
C.32 - Concurrent Academic Studies
L.1 - Joint Education offerings Between Kwantlen Polytechnic University and Other Institutions

For more information about the upcoming admissions changes or for inquiries related to KPU's Transitions Project, please visit the University Transitions Project site, or contact the Transitions team at

For more information relating to KPU’s policies, please visit KPU’s Bylaws and Policies page.