There are three easy ways to apply: fill out the online form below, download and fill out this PDF form in Adobe Acrobat and email it to us, or simply mail your completed printed PDF form to Blanche Macdonald Centre.
Have you been in touch with a Blanche Macdonald Director?
If yes, please let us know who so we can process your application faster:
Miko Sakashita Barber
Please note: If you are applying for our Scholarship Program for Black Canadians, please fill out this Application Form. To qualify for this Scholarship Program, you must self-identify as Black. Learn more.
I am applying for the Nail Studio Program Starting on:
Gender, I identify as:
Please select the pronoun you use:
She / Her
He / Him
They / Them
Date of Birth
Please provide two contacts:
Please select one of the following:
I am applying as a / an:
Canadian Permanent Resident
Is English your primary language, or have you taken a minimum two years full-time study in English?
*If no, TOEFL or IELTS scores are to be forwarded to the school or, as an option, an internal English proficiency test will be provided.
Have you ever had any types of loans (school, personal)?
Have you ever defaulted on a loan?
Note: Only Canadian citizens and Canadian Permanent Residents are eligible for federal/provincial student loan funding. As of 2019, the BC portion of student loans is now interest-free.
Please check the appropriate choice(s) below:
I am paying for the program through my own finances
I would like to apply for a BC/Canada Student Loan
I am obtaining a loan through other means
Please note: students must be high school graduates, or 19 years of age or older at the start of their program of study.
Did you graduate from high school?
Are you 19 years old (or older)?
What is your highest level of education? Specify your school and area of study, if applicable.
Do you have any education or experience that may relate to the study of Nails?
Have you studied anatomy or physiology?
Do you have any health issues/problems that the school should be aware of?
Are you taking any medications that the school should be aware of?
Do you have normal hand/eye coordination?
Do you have any allergies or skin sensitivities that would prevent you from wearing artificial nails?
Have you ever given a manicure or pedicure to anyone?
Have you ever worn artificial nails?
Are you comfortable receiving nail/hand and foot services from others?
How did you hear about The Blanche Macdonald Centre?
Magazine / Newspaper
What area of the Nail Industry appeals to you the most?
Business development potential
Other, please specify
Upon receipt of a completed form, your Admissions Director will promptly review your application. Once you have been accepted into your program of choice, a non-refundable registration fee and an initial tuition payment are required to secure your place in the program. For more information, please connect with your Admissions Director or email [email protected].
Note: course offerings, schedules, tuition fees, facilities and faculty are subject to change without notice. We also reserve the right to cancel or postpone classes due to inadequate enrollment.