2020 Online Fall Courses Application Form – NEW applicants FOR NEW APPLICANTS to Fall 2020 online courses Please see the Fee structure for the 2020 Online Fall Program here. Fall Application Deadline: July 27, 2020 at 11:00 AM Student applications received past the application deadline will be assessed on a first-come, first-served basis. REQUIRED DOCUMENTS: One set of transcripts for all post-secondary academic activities (official or unofficial). You will be notified by e-mail when your application is complete. Auditing: If you are applying to AUDIT a course, you must submit a letter of permission to apply from the instructor, either by an attachment here, or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Attachments (submit all as PDFs) Transcripts (Optional) Additional Transcript File 1 (Optional) Additional Transcript File 2 Letter of accommodation (for students with learning disabilities) Auditing: Instructor letter of permission to AUDIT a course. Applicant information *Required field Prefix *First name *Last name Nickname *Date of birth (Format YYYY-MM-DD) Permanent Address Please use an address where you can receive BMSC communications for the foreseeable future *Street Address Street Address line 2 Street Address line 3 *City Province/State -----CANADA--AlbertaBritish ColumbiaManitobaNew BrunswickNewfoundland and LabradorNorthwest TerritoriesNova ScotiaNunavutOntarioPrince Edward IslandQuebecSaskatchewanYukon Territory--UNITEDSTATES--AlabamaAlaskaArizonaArkansasCaliforniaColoradoConnecticutDistrict of ColumbiaDelawareFloridaGeorgiaHawaiiIdahoIllinoisIndianaIowaKansasKentuckyLouisianaMaineMarylandMassachusettsMichiganMinnesotaMississippiMissouriMontanaNebraskaNevadaNew HampshireNew JerseyNew MexicoNew YorkNorth CarolinaNorth DakotaOhioOklahomaOregonPennsylvaniaRhode IslandSouth CarolinaSouth DakotaTennesseeTexasUtahVermontVirginiaWashingtonWest VirginiaWisconsinWyoming--AUSTRALIA--Australian Capital TerritoryNew South WalesNorthern TerritoryQueenslandSouth AustraliaTasmaniaVictoriaWestern Australia *Postal/Zip Code *Country ---CanadaUnited StatesUnited Kingdom-----AfghanistanAlbaniaAlgeriaAmerican SamoaAndorraAngolaAnguillaAntigua and BarbudaArgentinaArmeniaArmeniaArubaAustraliaAustriaAzerbaijanAzerbaijanBahamasBahrainBangladeshBarbadosBelarusBelgiumBelizeBeninBermudaBhutanBoliviaBonaireBosnia and HerzegovinaBotswanaBouvet Island (Bouvetoya)BrazilBritish Indian Ocean Territory (Chagos Archipelago)British Virgin IslandsBrunei DarussalamBulgariaBurkina FasoBurundiCambodiaCameroonCape VerdeCayman IslandsCentral African RepublicChadChileChinaChristmas IslandCocos (Keeling) IslandsColombiaComorosCongoCongoCook IslandsCosta RicaCote d'IvoireCroatiaCubaCuraçaoCyprusCyprusCzech RepublicDenmarkDjiboutiDominicaDominican RepublicEcuadorEgyptEl SalvadorEquatorial GuineaEritreaEstoniaEthiopiaFalkland Islands (Malvinas)Faroe IslandsFijiFinlandFranceFrench GuianaFrench PolynesiaFrench Southern TerritoriesGabonGambiaGeorgiaGermanyGhanaGibraltarGreeceGreenlandGrenadaGuadeloupeGuamGuatemalaGuernseyGuineaGuinea-BissauGuyanaHaitiHeard Island and McDonald IslandsHoly See (Vatican City State)HondurasHong KongHungaryIcelandIndiaIndonesiaIranIraqIrelandIsle of ManIsraelItalyJamaicaJapanJerseyJordanKazakhstanKazakhstanKenyaKiribatiKoreaKoreaKuwaitKyrgyz RepublicLao People's Democratic RepublicLatviaLebanonLesothoLiberiaLibyan Arab JamahiriyaLiechtensteinLithuaniaLuxembourgMacaoMacedoniaMadagascarMalawiMalaysiaMaldivesMaliMaltaMarshall IslandsMartiniqueMauritaniaMauritiusMayotteMexicoMicronesiaMoldovaMonacoMongoliaMontenegroMontserratMoroccoMozambiqueMyanmarNamibiaNauruNepalNetherlandsNetherlands AntillesNew CaledoniaNew ZealandNicaraguaNigerNigeriaNiueNorfolk IslandNorthern Mariana IslandsNorwayOmanPakistanPalauPalestinian TerritoryPanamaPapua New GuineaParaguayPeruPhilippinesPitcairn IslandsPolandPortugalPuerto RicoQatarReunionRomaniaRussian FederationRwandaSaint BarthelemySaint HelenaSaint Kitts and NevisSaint LuciaSaint MartinSaint Pierre and MiquelonSaint Vincent and the GrenadinesSamoaSan MarinoSao Tome and PrincipeSaudi ArabiaSenegalSerbiaSeychellesSierra LeoneSingaporeSint Maarten (Netherlands)Slovakia (Slovak Republic)SloveniaSolomon IslandsSomaliaSouth AfricaSouth Georgia & S. Sandwich IslandsSpainSri LankaSudanSurinameSvalbard & Jan Mayen IslandsSwazilandSwedenSwitzerlandSyrian Arab RepublicTaiwanTajikistanTanzaniaThailandTimor-LesteTogoTokelauTongaTrinidad and TobagoTunisiaTurkeyTurkeyTurkmenistanTurks and Caicos IslandsTuvaluU.S. Virgin IslandsU.S. Minor Outlying IslandsUgandaUkraineUnited Arab EmiratesUruguayUzbekistanVanuatuVenezuelaVietnamWallis and FutunaWestern SaharaYemenZambiaZimbabwe Contact info *Phone Number (Format: XXX-XXX-XXXX) *Email *Must be able to receive attachments Alternate Email *Your email address is our primary method of contact, and will be used for all course-related communications. We occasionally send news to our Alumni: do you wish to keep in touch with what's happening at BMSC? YesNo *Member university you attend - Students from Non-member universities, please select "University of Victoria". Select AUDIT if you plan to Audit a course. ---AuditUniversity of AlbertaUniversity of Alberta - Augustana CampusUniversity of CalgaryUniversity of British ColumbiaUniversity of British Columbia - Okanagan CampusSimon Fraser UniversityUniversity of Victoria Non-member university you attend *Student ID number *Academic standing as of April 29, 2020 (If you have completed your second undergraduate year, you are considered a third year undergraduate) ---High School Graduate1st yr Undergraduate2nd yr Undergraduate3rd yr Undergraduate4th yr Undergraduate5th yr UndergraduateBA/BSc GraduateMasters StudentMasters GraduatePhD StudentPhD GraduatePost Doctoral FellowOther *Field of study, including major *Please calculate and report your rGPA here (your GPA based on your most recent 20 courses). If you do not have 20 courses yet, report your cGPA based on all of the courses you have taken. Please report your rGPA OUT OF the highest level GPA for your institution (e.g. 2.7 out of 4.0 for UAlberta or 7.8 out of 9.0 for Uvic or 3.0 out of 4.33 for SFU etc.). Alternatively, if your grades are reported in percentage on your transcript, you may report your rGPA as a percent (preferable). * Please convert that rGPA (calculated above) into a letter grade based on your institutions grade scheme (For example, at SFU and UA, a 3.05 out of 4.33 is equivalent to a B average; at UC a 2.67 out of 4.0 is equivalent to a C+ average; at UVic a 7.2 out of 9.0 (80-84%) is equivalent to an A- average). You can search your institutions website to find their grade scheme/grade calendar tables. Please report your letter grade average rGPA here. *Have you been to BMSC before? Please select all that apply No, I have not been to BMSC before Yes, Elementary or High School field trip Yes, University field trip Yes, Other educational or group field trip Yes, Previous BMSC summer or fall university course(s) Yes, Research/Research assistant If past trip selected above, please select year ---20192018201720162015201420132012201120102009200820072006200520042003200220012000199919981997199619951994 Please name the school you came with, and/or courses attended at BMSC *How did you learn about BMSC? BMSC Website Instructor at home university Academic advisor at home university BMSC Ambassador at home university Poster at home university Digital display at home university Former/current BMSC student Social Media (Facebook share or post by friend) Other (please specify below) Course Selection Course descriptions and dates are available here: 2020 Online Fall courses Please make your course selection(s) below: Ecological Adaptations of Seaweeds (Sep 9 - Oct 6)Marine Population Ecology & Dynamics (Oct 9 - Nov 6)Animal Structure & Function (Nov 13 - Dec 10)Directed Studies in Marine Science (Sep 8 - Dec 11) Please read the details about the DIRECTED STUDIES IN MARINE SCIENCES course , as the requirements have changed. You will not be required to pay the BMSC Fees for the Directed Studies course until your project proposal has been approved. Prerequisites If you are currently taking a prerequisite course, select 'TBD'. Prerequisites University? Course Title Course Code Grade Ecology (REQUIRED) N/ANoA+AA-B+BB-C+CC-DFTBD Statistics (REQUIRED) N/ANoA+AA-B+BB-C+CC-DFTBD Invertebrate Biology (Recommended) N/ANoA+AA-B+BB-C+CC-DFTBD Non-Vascular Plants (Recommended) N/ANoA+AA-B+BB-C+CC-DFTBD Fall Application Deadline: July 27, 2020 at 11:00 AM Student applications received past the application deadline will be assessed on a first-come, first-served basis. After your application is submitted successfully: Please call to to pay your application fee by credit card (250-728-3301 ext 221). Early bird application fee (Before deadline): $50 CAD Application fee (After deadline): $75 CAD We will send you confirmation when your payment is processed and your application is complete. NOTE: if you apply by the deadline and call in to pay your application outside of business hours, your application will still be considered complete. Please leave a voicemail (follow instructions in voicemail message) and we will contact you the next business day with confirmation.