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To be eligible for The Academy for Student Athlete Development (ASAD), a student athlete must be currently participating at the provincial or national levels of competition in their respective sport or be identified as having the potential to do so.  

The identification process is designed in conjunction with provincial and national sport organizations, and academic partners. 

1. Select the ASAD location of interest below and complete the Expression of Interest Form.   

2.  An ASAD representative will contact you to confirm receipt of your information. You will receive an invitation to an upcoming information session. 

3. Application Process: 

All interested candidates for ASAD will be required to complete the Application Process below in order to help us to assess eligibility for the program.  

(The information collected will inform us about your athletic and academic backgrounds and achievements) 

Step 1:  Application and Intake Questionnaire which will include:  

  • ASAD application form  
  • Athletic competition level  
  • Academic background and aspirations  
  • Online Questionnaires  
  • Reference 

Step 2: Panel Review  

  • Applications will be reviewed by an ASAD Review Panel once all intake documents are received and completed as per the schedule below. 
  • The ASAD Review Panel consists of ASAD staff, provincial and national sport organization partners, academic partners, and other ASAD partners as applicable.

Step 3: Acceptance letter, academic approval and registration package:  

  • All applicants will be contacted with the results of the panel review as per the timelines below.    
  • Successful candidates will be sent an ASAD registration package, an academic approval form and may be asked to partake in a 30-minute interview with the ASAD Review Panel.     
  • Successful candidates will be required to receive academic approval from their home school as a requirement of eligibility for entry into the Academy for Student Athlete Development (ASAD).  

Step 4: Acceptance and Final Enrollment    

Full registration packages for ASAD Durham are to be submitted to asad@abilitiescentre.org 

Full registration packages for ASAD London are to be submitted to asadlondon@abilitiescentre.org 

Admission Process  

Application process  

Application Deadline  

Panel Review  

Acceptance Letter/Enrollment  

Early Registration  

Mid. February to Mid. March  

Early March to Early April  

Mid. April to Mid. May  

Mid. May to June  

Late Registration *spots may not be guaranteed   

Early April to End of April  

April 31st  

Mid. April to Mid. May  

Mid. May to June  

Second Semester Registration  

  TBD 

  TBD 

  TBD 

 

 

Admission Process 

Application process 

 Deadline 

Panel Review 

Acceptance Letter/Enrollment 

Early Registration 

 

Mid. February to Mid. March 

Early March to Early April 

Mid. April to Mid. May 

 

Mid. May to June 

 

Late Registration 
*spots may not be guaranteed 

Early April to End of April 

April 31st 

Mid. April to Mid. May 

 

Mid. May to June 

 

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