Frequently Asked Questions

The grade average for the last 2 years of course work must be at least 70% or the equivalent.

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The department's policy for awarding assistantships is outlined in The Graduate Handbook.
  • Once you have submitted your application for admission and paid the application fee, you will be required to upload PDF copies of your academic transcript(s) from each post-secondary institution attended. This requirement will appear as Preliminary Statement of Marks or Additional Prelim. Statement under admission requirements on your Application Summary when you check your application status.
  • The uploaded transcript should be a copy of a transcript issued by the university or college.
  • All pages of a transcript, including grading scheme (typically on back of transcript), must be uploaded as a single PDF document.
  • Uploaded transcripts will be considered unofficial or preliminary. Official copies of your transcripts will only be required once you have been offered admission. This requirement will appear as Post-secondary Transcript under admission requirements on your Application Summary when you check your application status.

If you receive an offer of admission, you will then be required to have your official post-secondary transcripts sent (by mail in a sealed envelope directly from the institution) to the address below. Please do not send official documents until we request them.

You will be notified by email if you have been admitted. As well, you can check your PAWS admission status. 

Please see Housing & Residence for detailed residence information.

For more information you can contact:

Graduate Secretary
Debbie Croteau
archanth.grad@usask.ca

Graduate Advisor 
Dr. C. Westman
clint.westman@usask.ca

Archaeology Graduate Coordinator
Dr. G. Stuart
glenn.stuart@usask.ca