Body Modification Program Admissions Process

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To be admissible into the program, applicants must meet ALL the requirements in either category:

General Admission:
  • Be 18 years of age or older at the time of application; AND
  • Possess a High School Diploma


Mature Admission:
  • Be 18 years of age at the time of application; AND
  • Be a minimum of 1 year out of High School; AND
  • Obtain a minimum score of 267 on the Basic Skills Assessment Exam
All Applicants are required to:
  • Provide a sample of hand drawn artwork
  • Complete an interview (By phone or email is only permissible if BSA Exam is not able to be administered locally)
STEP 1: APPLY/application Fee

* See Admission Requirements.*

The following is to be included with your application. *Incomplete applications will not be reviewed.*

– Submit completed application: $100 Application Fee* must be paid in order to have your application reviewed for intake. (Application and fee can be paid/returned in person or by email – we can accept E-Transfer, debit, credit or cash).

– Provide proof of High School Diploma OR GED
– Sample Artwork , see below for instructions: (physical copy is required for interview)

~ No Color

~ Hand Drawn, No Photocopies/tracing

~ Pencil or Charcoal

~ 5×7 inches minimum

~ The piece should include some form of:

~ Writing

~ Straight Lines

~ Curved Lines

*Application Fee is a Non-Refundable Fee*

STEP 2: booking an interview

You will receive an email acknowledgement of your application.

We will Provide:

  • Interview/Testing Dates (If applicable)
step 3: interview requirements

Once the inteview date has been confirmed, you will receive an email containing interview guidelines.

The following items are required for the interview:

  • If a copy of your Diploma OR GED could not be provided upon application, the BSA Exam is required.
  • If English is not Primary: proof of English Skills for ESL: 15+/30, IELTS 4.5+, TOEFL iBT 40+, current within 3 months. ***This is the Applicants responsibility to provide. Failure to provide will result in an automatic Admission Denial.***
  • Government Issued Photo ID
  • Birth Certificate OR Social Insurance Card/Number
step 4: notice of admission status

If all conditions are met after the interview: You will receive an email providing Notice of Admission Status within 2 weeks of Interview/Testing Completion.

If Admissible, this email will include the following:

  • Acceptance Letter
  • Course Start Date
  • Program Costs & Payment Deadlines
  • $250.00 Enrollment Fee Payment Instructions/Deadline *This Fee must be paid at least 2 Mondays before the start date. This is a Non-Refundable Fee.*

**If unable to issue an offer of admission, the applicant will be notified by email of the admission decision, the reason(s) for it, and advice for gaining admission in the future.**

step 5: enrollment confirmation

Once ALL Fees have been paid: You will receive an email Confirming Enrollment within 2 weeks. This email will contain the following:

This Email will Contain:

  • Enrollment Contracts
  • An Accommodations Contract/ Fees & Payment Instructions/Deadlines (If applicable)
  • Tuition Payment Deadline

***Please Sign, Scan and Return these documents to [email protected]***

program start - orientation notes

Bring the following with you to the first day of class:

  • Original signed Enrollment Contract Copy
  • Applicable Documents (if not received at time of interview)
  • Indoor Shoes
  • Mask(s)

***$250 Enrollment Fee must be paid AT LEAST 2 Mondays before the start date, and Full Payment for the course must be paid AT LEAST 1 Monday before the start date. If Full Payment is not received on time, you will need to apply for the next available course date.***