Welcome to Western

Guatemala

Admission is competitive and enrollment is limited.  Possession of the minimum requirements as listed here should not be viewed as a guarantee of admission.

Applicants who wish to be considered for admission to Western University must have first year completed or be currently enrolled at a recognized university and submit the following:

    1. Academic transcript for a first year of university indicating all subjects taken and grades earned to be sent directly to Western from the institutions attended.  If your documents are issued in a language other than English, you must also provide notarized literal English translations.

      Applicants may be considered for conditional admission on the basis of mid-year/mid-term results.  Mid-year results and a secondary school academic record to date must be submitted directly to Western from the institutions attended. If you are issued a conditional offer of admission, you will be required to have your final official academic transcript sent directly from the proper issuing authority along with word-for-word English translations, to World Education Services (WES) Canada for authentication and verification.**

    2. English language proficiency test score will be required from all applicants whose first language is not English and should be submitted to Western directly from the Examining Board.  Western's institution code is 0984.  Please review Western’s English language proficiency requirements.

    3. Refer to the chart below for program specific required and recommended courses.  Course prerequisite should be presented at the university level:

Engineering*Foods & NutritionKinesiology*Nursing*

Required Prerequisites

• Calculus
• Chemistry
• Physics

Required Prerequisites

• Biology
• Chemistry
• Math

Required Prerequisites

• Biology

Required Prerequisites

• Biology
• Chemistry
• English
• Math

*University course descriptions/syllabi may be requested from applicants to certain programs/faculties at Western for assessment of prerequisite course requirements. Applicants will be notified of this requirement at the point of application review and acknowledgement by the Undergraduate Admissions Office.

Health SciencesManagement and Organizational StudiesMedical SciencesScience

Recommended Prerequisites

• Biology
• Math

Note: Biology will be a required prerequisite for admission to September 2018.

Recommended Prerequisites

• Math

Recommended Prerequisites

• Biology
• Calculus
• Chemistry 

Recommended Prerequisites

• Calculus

Note: First-year Biology and Chemistry requires a Biology and Chemistry respectively.

** Western University reserves the right to cancel your application, withdraw a final offer of admission or revoke registration if there is a discrepancy between the documents originally submitted and the official final (updated) results submitted to WES for authentication and verification.