Supplemental Application Information – MEd in School Counselling

In addition to the general CityU  application, the MEd in School Counselling program in BC requires the following supplemental application materials to review your candidacy.  For each of the following, please download the form, complete it, print it and upload it using the fields below.  This will ensure your documents are received in a timely way. If you have difficulty with the upload process, you can submit your materials via email to or via postal mail to:

City University in Canada
Attention: Admissions
789 W. Pender Street, Suite 310
Vancouver, BC  V6C 1H2

Consent to contact references

Because of the nature of the MEd in School Counselling program, we frequently want to speak directly with your  references about your qualifications and background.  Please complete this form to provide us with consent to contact them.
Please save this form as "Your name-BC School Counselling-Consent Form" before uploading.

Self Assessment

As the essay and writing sample for the MEd in School Counselling program, we require that candidates complete two short essays.  You should be able to provide roughly 100-300 words to answer each question.


Please upload your answers in a PDF or MSWord file named "Your name-BC School Counselling-Essay Questions" to ensure that it is linked with your application.

Professional references

City University requires three professional references for the MEd in School Counselling program.  Please download the reference form and send it to each of your references.   Your references can either email the form back to us directly at or you can upload the form here.
Please make sure each uploaded file is named as follows so that it can more easily be associated with your application. " Your Name-BC School Counselling-Reference from Reference Name". Please upload them one at a time. You do not have to upload them all at the same time. BE SURE TO INCLUDE THE REFERRER'S SIGNATURE.


Curriculum vitae/resume
Please name your file "Your Name-BC School Counselling-Resume" to ensure that it is matched with your application.


City University will offer an online Interviewing and Counselling skills course (PSY421) in the Winter and Summer quarters to accept applicants who do not meet the prerequisite requirement effective July 2020 (the requirement waived for those applying to start before Fall 2020).

Please update your Prerequisite Form here. Please name it "Your Name-BC School Counselling-Prerequisite form" to ensure it is paired with your application.
Please update your unofficial transcript here. Please name the file "Your Name-BC School Counselling-Unofficial Transcript" to ensure it is paired with your application. NOTE: The unofficial transcript is only used to verify your prerequisites. You still need to submit your official transcripts as part of your application.