Application Process

Application Process

Application process for full-time Graphic Novel & Comix Certificate program

If you have a passion for graphic novels and comics, we’re excited to welcome you into our intensive certificate program. Before you start your application, please review our admissions requirements to make sure you are eligible for acceptance into our program.

Preparing Your Application

To complete your application, you will need:

  • A portfolio of 10 original pieces of art
  • Academic transcripts
  • A letter of reference 
  • A letter of intent/personal essay
  • A completed application form for domestic or international students
  • Proof of English language proficiency (if applicable)

See admissions requirements for descriptions of the different parts of the application listed above. Once you have the completed all the parts of your application, you can submit your application by email and pay your application fee.

Application Fee

All domestic fees are $40

All international fees are $155

Application Process

Step 1: Submit your application form through the Fee Payment Portal and pay your application fee.

Step 2: Email your supplemental information to the program coordinator.

Step 3: All applications will be reviewed by program coordinator.If accepted into the program, a letter of Offer of Admission will be sent by email, after your application is approved and all documents have been verified. Allow approximately 7-10 business days for processing of your application. 

Step 4: Pay deposit.* 

Step 5: Receive a Letter of Acceptance by email. The Letter of Acceptance will be issued after the tuition fees for the first semester have been received.

Step 6: Apply for a Study Permit at the nearest Canadian embassy or visa office**

Step 7: Report to Langara College for your first day of class.

*Note: Tuition fees for International Students are non-refundable and non-transferable for the first semester, unless visa entry is denied.

**International students only, if applying from overseas.

Please note that we updated our admissions process in January 2018. Current or in-progress applications will not be affected by this change.