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Last updated March, 2019
With 3,700 courses in over 180 degree programs, Dalhousie offers a wealth of choice.
- Academic Year: September - April
- Fall Term: September - December
- Winter Term: January - April
- Academic Dates
Course Load and Minimum Unit Requirements
- Minimum Course Load - 3 courses per semester or 1.5 credits/9 credit hours
- Maximum Course Load - 5 courses per semester or 2.5 credits/15 credit hours
Each semester course is worth 0.5 a credit or 3 credit hours.
Accommodation and the Cost of Living
Estimated Cost of Living
CAD 7,500 to 8,500 per semester (includes accommodation, meals, local transport, insurance, utilities, books/supplies).
Student Visa and Insurance
Information on Student Visas and Insurance for students going on exchange can be found elsewhere on this website.
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- 2016 S1 BSc MATH COMP GBC (312K PDF format)
- 2015 S2 BA ECON NK (300K PDF format)
- 2015 S2 BA ENGL EB (764K PDF format)
The University, City and Region
Located in the heart of Halifax, Nova Scotia, Dalhousie is a leading, research-intensive Canadian university offering more than 180 degree programs in 11 diverse faculties. Founded in 1918, Dalhousie University combines a tradition of excellence with the hospitality of Canada’s beautiful east coast.
Dalhousie has three campuses in Halifax—all within walking distance to the downtown core. Often referred to as Canada's "best-kept secret," Halifax boasts a youthful spirit, rich history and scenic waterfront.
The City of Halifax and Region
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada is a modern port city teeming with culture and heritage. The entire Halifax region delights with its impressive array of entertainment, museums, galleries, historic sites, fine restaurants, colourful gardens and lively nightlife. Through their 188 communities, explore charming seaside towns, sun-drenched beaches, sparkling coves and miles of rugged shoreline guarded by graceful lighthouses. Imagine the vivacity of city living, the charms of small town life and the pristine beauty of nature-all in one place!
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