Why apply through Catalyst GEM vs. applying directly to an institution?

Applying through the platform is completely free and will enable you to track your application at all stages of the process, access documentation, and receive guidance where needed.  You also have the opportunity to connect directly with the institution and ask questions.

Can I track the status of my application?

Yes. You you will be provided with 24/7 access to the platform to track the statuus of your application.

Can I apply to more than one institution?

Yes, you can apply to multiple institutions, subject to meeting the minimum admissions requirements, and having your admissions documentation ready.

Do I need to apply through an agent or a consultant?

No.  You can apply directly to an institution using our platform.

Is there a subscription fee to use the platform?

No, it is completely free for international students. You are only required to pay fees stated as the institution’s policy.