Application Information
Application Information

In order to help you with the application process, the sections below will take you through the application process. If you have any questions, please contact the Faculty of Kinesiology and Recreation Management Graduate Program Coordinator, University of Manitoba, R3T 2N2, Phone: 204-474-7806, Fax: 204-474-7634, email:

You must apply online following the process described on the Faculty of Graduate Studies website

Official transcripts and reference letters in support of an application must be submitted online.

Statement of Intent stating desired area of study and research interests must be submitted online.

Two Letters to Support Application for Admission (PDF) must be submitted online.  Letters of support should be written by an academic (ie associate, assistant or full professor).

A sample of your own written work, in English, of at least 250 words (or a scholarly writing piece) must be submitted online.

Non-Canadian students whose native language is not English must submit evidence of proficiency in the English language. Please refer to Admission to Graduate Programs at the University of Manitoba.

Acceptance by a faculty advisor prior to registering.

For more detailed information on required documentation, please look here 

Application Fee

Each application must be accompanied by a $100 application fee (subject to change). Applications will not be processed unless accompanied by the correct fee, in Canadian or equivalent US funds. The application fee is non-refundable and not credited against tuition. Please do not send cash in the mail. Instructions on how to pay the application fee are described within the online application process. 

Application Deadline

Deadline: February 1.

Applications received after this date will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

Applications from students interested in commencing their programs in the winter session (January) or spring/summer session (May/July) will also be considered on a case-by-case basis. Applicants are advised to contact Faculty of Kinesiology & Recreation Management Graduate Program Office to confirm the deadline for these deadlines.

Application Methods

To apply online, please follow the link below. This will lead you to a page with specific instructions on how to apply online.