how to apply

Step by step guide

Applying to study at Alpha International Academy is easy. Below, you can find the step-by-step on how to apply to one of our programs whether you are living in Canada or overseas. If you have any questions, use the contact form found at the bottom of this page.

  • Choose your program
  • Submit your application
  • Receive your Letter
    of Acceptance
  • Apply for your visa
  • Registration

Alpha International Academy currently offers 8 programs for international students in different areas, covering the most important areas of the Canadian market. The diploma and certificate programs are very popular programs and have a high employment rate.

Before applying, please, make sure you meet the admission requirements for your desired program.

Language Programs

Undergraduate Programs 

Postgraduate Programs 

After choosing the right program for your future, you will need to submit your application to Alpha. 

If you are already in Canada, you can submit your application in person or through the e-mail admissions@slc-alpha.ca.

If you are overseas, you need to submit your application through one of our certified agents. If you do not have an agent, please inquire for more information through the form found at the bottom of this page or email admissions@slc-alpha.ca.

The application package must contain the following documentation:

  • Application form signed and completed;
  • Copy of passport and stamped visa (if applicable);
  • Copy of valid study permit (if you already have one);
  • Certified copies of high school / post secondary transcripts, diplomas and degrees;
  • Proof of English proficiency (please see accepted English proficiency exams below);
  • Transcripts of current school (if currently enrolled in an education institution in Canada);
  • Proof of payment

All documents must be in English.

Once the receipt of your application is confirmed, it will take an average of 3 to 4 weeks to be processed. 

Your application has been approved! Now what?

You will receive an e-mail from our Admissions Team regarding your next steps:

A. IF YOU ARE UNDER SDS STREAM (applying directly from China, India, Vietnam, or the Philippines)

Your Letter of Acceptance will be issued to you with an invoice for the payment of the first year. You will be given a payment deadline of 15 days to make the payment.

B. IF YOU ARE APPLYING NON-SDS OVERSEAS (all other countries)

When you are notified of your acceptance to your program, you will receive an invoice and have 15 days to pay the minimum deposit of your first semester.

C. IF YOU ARE ALREADY IN CANADA (all countries)

When you are notified of your acceptance to your program, you will have 2 weeks to pay the balance of your first semester. After the balance is paid, you will receive your LOA.

Payment can be made through wire transfer, debit or credit card.

If you do not have a valid Study Permit, you must apply for it through the Government of Canada Official Website (www.cic.gc.ca).

If you already have a valid study permit, please submit it with your application package. If you are required to extend it, you may submit the LOA to the Government of Canada Official Website.

Before the commencement of the semester, all outstanding tuition fees must be paid.

If you are arriving from overseas, you must visit the College to register and submit your documents to confirm your enrolment in your program.

You must attend the Orientation Day before your first week of classes. You will be notified of this date via email.

how to apply

Step by step guide

Applying to study at Alpha International Academy is easy. Below, you can find the step-by-step on how to apply to one of our programs whether you are living in Canada or overseas. If you have any questions, use the contact form found at the bottom of this page.

Alpha International Academy currently offers 8 programs for international students in different areas, covering the most important areas of the Canadian market. The diploma and certificate programs are very popular programs and have a high employment rate.

Before applying, please, make sure you meet the admission requirements for your desired program.

Language Programs

Undergraduate Programs 

Postgraduate Programs 

After choosing the right program for your future, you will need to submit your application to Alpha. 

If you are already in Canada, you can submit your application in person or through the e-mail admissions@slc-alpha.ca. If you are overseas, you need to submit your application through one of our certified agents. If you do not have an agent, please inquire for more information through the e-mail admissions@slc-alpha.ca.

The application package must contain the following documentation:

  • Application form signed and completed;
  • Copy of passport and stamped visa (if applicable);
  • Copy of valid study permit (if you already have one);
  • Certified copies of high school / post secondary transcripts, diplomas and degrees;
  • Proof of English proficiency (please see accepted English proficiency exams below);
  • Transcripts of current school (if currently enrolled in an education institution in Canada);
  • Proof of payment

All documents must be in English.

Once the receipt of your application is confirmed, it will take an average of 3 to 4 weeks to be processed. 

Your application has been approved! Now what?

You will receive an e-mail from our Admissions Team regarding your next steps:

A. IF YOU ARE UNDER SDS STREAM (applying directly from China, India, Vietnam, or the Philippines)

Your Letter of Acceptance will be issued to you with an invoice for the payment of the first year. You will be given a payment deadline of 15 days to make the payment.

B. IF YOU ARE APPLYING NON-SDS OVERSEAS (all other countries)

When you are notified of your acceptance to your program, you will receive an invoice and have 15 days to pay the minimum deposit of your first semester.

C. IF YOU ARE ALREADY IN CANADA (all countries)

When you are notified of your acceptance to your program, you will have 2 weeks to pay the balance of your first semester. After the balance is paid, you will receive your LOA.

Payment can be made through wire transfer, debit or credit card.

If you do not have a valid Study Permit, you must apply for it through the Government of Canada Official Website (www.cic.gc.ca).

If you already have a valid study permit, please submit it with your application package. If you are required to extend it, you may submit the LOA to the Government of Canada Official Website.

Before the commencement of the semester, all outstanding tuition fees must be paid.

If you are arriving from overseas, you must visit the College to register and submit your documents to confirm your enrolment in your program.

You must attend the Orientation Day before your first week of classes. You will be notified of this date via email.

how to pay my fees

Alpha International Academy offers the following payment methods.

If you are overseas, please, send us a message to verify the available options.

  • Debit Card – No service charge
  • Credit Card – With service charge
  • E-transfer – send e-transfer to r.wong@slc-alpha.ca, then send another email to r.wong@slc-alpha.ca with security answer, student name, student ID & amount sent
  • Bank Draft – make sure is is payable to St. Lawrence Alpha Campus
  • Bank Wire Transfer – email bank receipt with your student name and student ID, date of birth to finance@slc-alpha.ca
Banking information

Bank: CIBC
Account Holder: St Lawrence Alpha Campus
Transit No.: 02632
Account No.: 6017215
Institution No.: 010
Swift Code: CIBCCATT
Routing/ABA No.: 026009593
Bank Address: 2904 Sheppard Ave. E. Toronto, ON M1T 3J3

Bank: Toronto Dominion Bank
Account Holder: St. Lawrence Alpha Campus
Transit No.: 10852
Institution No.: 004
Account No.: 5372804
Swift Code: TDOMCATTTOR
Bank Address: 220 Commerce Valley West,Markham, Ontario Canada, L3T 0A8

ACCEPTED english proficiency EXAMS AT ALPHA INTERNATIONAL ACADEMY

Read more about each accepted English Exam by clicking in the tabs

The required score is 60% except for degree and post-graduate programs which require at least 70%.

Undergraduate programs: required a minimum score of 78 on the internet-based test, or 213 on the computer-based test;

Postgraduate programs: required a minimum score of 83 on the internet-based test, or 220 on the computer-based.

The required score for this British-based test is 6.0 overall with a minimum score of 5.5 in each section except for degree and post-graduate programs. IELTS for degree and post-graduate programs: 6.5 overall with a minimum of 6.0 in each section.

An overall score of 60 is required for admission to our programs. This Canadian test assesses English use for academic purposes and is offered at Canadian embassies and at all Canadian Education Centre Network (CECN) locations.

A minimum score of Pre-1 is needed for the Japanese-based test.

A minimum score of 80 is required except for degree and post-graduate programs MELAB for degree and post-graduate programs: 82

Pearson Test of English (PTE) Language scores of 55 or higher for entrance to diploma and certificate programs; minimum score of 60 for entry to degree, graduate certificate and fast-track programs.

Advanced Level Certificate or higher

Scores of 173 or higher for entrance to diploma and certificate programs; minimum score of 180 for entry to degree and graduate certificate.

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