University of Guelph-Humber

Requirements for Canadian Students
Applicants to the University of Guelph-Humber must present university level entrance requirements. Admission averages range from 75% to 80%. Applicants with admission averages of 70% to 74.9% who fill out a Student Profile may be considered for admission. You can complete a Student Profile at

Requirements for International Students
Official high school and college/university transcripts should be sent directly to the University of Guelph-Humber from the originating institution in a sealed envelope. A high school graduation certificate that would admit you to an internationally recognized university in your home country is normally acceptable. International students must also meet country specific admission requirements, which can be found at You should include among your senior level courses, specific subject requirements at the advanced level that are required for admission to the degree program of your choice. Possession of minimum requirements does not guarantee entry.International students will be required to provide proof of English proficiency if English is not your first language and you have studied less than four years in an English-language high school. Students can present evidence of English proficiency through one of the following: Canadian Academic English Language Assessment (CAEL) - minimum overall band score of 70; International English Language Testing System (IELTS) - minimum overall score of 6.5 with no band less than 6; Michigan English Language Assessment Battery (MELAB) - minimum overall score of 85 (composition score of 83 and overall score of 3); Pearson Test of English (PTE) - minimum overall score of 60 with no score less than 60 in the individual components; or Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) - paper-based minimum score of 600, Test of Written English (TWE) with a score of 5, computer-based minimum score of 250 with a TWE of 5, Internet-based minimum total score of 89 with no individual scaled score less than 21. Successful completion of the University of Guelph Centre for Open Learning and Education Support advanced level of the English Language Certificate Program is also considered an acceptable form of testing for English proficiency. Students meeting the minimum requirements will be considered for admission on an ongoing basis as soon as all required documentation has been received. The document deadline is March 1, 2014. We strongly advise you to submit a Student Profile online at

Procedure for Canadian Students
Students apply to the University of Guelph-Humber through the Ontario Universities' Application Centre at Program codes are listed under the University of Guelph.

Procedure for International Students
You are considered an international student if you are: attending a high school outside of Canada or if you are attending a high school in Canada but are not a Canadian Citizen, Permanent Resident or Protected Person. International students apply to the University of Guelph-Humber through the Ontario Universities' Application Centre at using the 105F form. Program codes are listed under the University of Guelph. Deadline is March 1, 2014. Please refer to the section on "Requirements for International Students".


Academic Year

Type of System Semester
Entrance Dates January, May, September
Language of Instruction English

Modified on November 15, 2013

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