International Students Deferral

If you would like to request a deferral, be sure to review our deferral policy below and follow the appropriate steps for your deferral to be considered. Deferral requests must be received within 30 days of the original Letter of Acceptance start date (Please refer to Letter of Acceptance Page 1).

Are you eligible to request a deferral? Have you:

Paid your $1,600 Confirmation Fee?
If you have not already paid the Confirmation Fee please see Payments website (click here)  on how you can make a payment


Already requested to defer your admission before?
Applicants may defer their admission up to a maximum of three (3) terms. After a third time requesting a deferral, the student must have a consultation with a Regional Specialist to proceed with an additional request.


Confirmed your program of choice is available? 
Program availability can be found at click here (
If the program is not offered, then select an alternate program or defer to the next available intake.

If you said yes to the above steps please fill the form below to request an updated Letter of Acceptance.

Please note: There may be a delay in processing your request due to application processing timelines. Requests will be processed once application processing opens for the intake.


Deferral Request Form

Choose the date you want to defer your admission to. Please note that deferral request may take 4 to 6 weeks.
The list shows all programs at Mohawk. Please make sure your program of choice is available for International students here: International Students Program List (Opens new window)
2nd Program of choice will be used in case your 1st Program of choice is not available due to high demand or the program is not offered at the selected start date.