If you are currently attending a Quebec secondary school, you must complete a secondary school diploma or certificate by June including each of the following to be considered for admission:
- Six Academic Grade 12 courses, including English
- Prerequisites for your program as specified by Western
Applications should be submitted in the Fall prior to the year in which you are seeking admission. Your Self Reported Grade Form should be submitted as soon as you receive mid-year grades. If you are attending a secondary school outside Ontario,you are also eligible to fill out either the Special Consideration or the Extraordinary Extracurricular Activities & Contributions to Citizenship Profile.
Note: Some programs may require specific courses from out-of-province applicants to be eligible for enrollment. The Admission Recommendations and Requirements chart presents this information for each province in one document.
- Courses with a credit weight of .5 will be counted as one half-course and will be combined with another distinct course with a credit weight of .5 to make up one course.
- All Grade 12 prerequisites must be completed.
- Co-op courses will not be included in the calculation of your admission average.
- If a course has been taken more than once, the highest reported successful grade in the course will be used in the calculation of your admission average.
- Grades obtained through Challenge for Credit will not be used in the calculation of an admission average.
- Western’s Main Campus does not extend automatic alternate offers of admission. If you wish to be considered for more than one program, list each as a separate choice on the OUAC application form.
- Applicants attending high school after completing college and/or university courses must disclose this information on the application form, and submit official transcripts to the Undergraduate Admissions Office.
- Upgrading in certain subjects, particularly Calculus, may be required during first-year to satisfy admission or progression requirements for specific programs.
Six 4U or M level courses including English 4U.
Completion of the Pre-University program with six academic courses including English.
Note: If you have a question regarding the acceptability of a course for admission consideration, please contact the Admissions Office directly.