Department of Gerontology

Degrees available:

  • MA
  • PhD

Campus: Vancouver

Please consult the departmental website for admission requirements.


Apply through our online application system. (See Application Process if you need assistance with your application, or with uploading your supporting documents.)

If you have admission-related questions, please email

Application Deadline: January 30 for Fall semester start; September 30 for Spring semester start.

Please consult the program's website for any deadline changes.


Note: International students in this department pay the same graduate fees as domestic students.

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Maia, Amir and Ian, Gerontology grad studentsMaia, Amir and Ian, all Gerontology graduate students, found the program to be comprehensive and multidisciplinary. Ian comments, "Graduate students from other departments and universities come to the department to take courses in health promotion, qualitative research methods, and quantitative research methods."


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