The basic entrance requirement for students applying to all CEGEP programs at Vanier is the Quebec Diploma of Secondary Studies (DES) or the equivalent Prerequistes Equivalence Table which include the following courses:
- Secondary 4 Science or Physical Science
- Secondary 4 Math
- Secondary 4 History
- Secondary 5 Language of Instruction
- Secondary 5 Second Language
Have a Secondary School Diploma of Vocational Studies (DEP) and have passed Secondary IV Mathematics, Secondary V English and Secondary V French.