Wilfrid Laurier University

Social and Environmental Justice

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Program Information

School:Wilfrid Laurier University
Faculty:Faculty of Liberal Arts
Field of Study:Environmental Studies
Social Sciences, Other
Description:Our Social and Environmental Justice program is unique in Canada – we provide you with the knowledge, inspiration, and career skills to directly contribute to the world we live in both locally and globally. Our curriculum examines topics such as poverty and policies to reduce income inequality, climate change, and sustainable communities, and citizens’ roles in a democratic society. Our graduates are socially aware citizens and inspirational leaders in their communities who contribute to a more positive collective future for all.

Embracing Laurier's designation as an Ashoka Changemaker Campus, the program prepares you for a career in the field of social and environment justice through targeted courses such as Social and Environmental Justice in Practise and the Community Internship. In addition, the Social Innovation Specialization supports the development of the entrepreneurial skills needed to be successful in your own socially-focussed business venture or within an established organization.
URL:Social and Environmental Justice at Wilfrid Laurier University
Length:4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $6,536
International: $22,956

Domestic fees range from $6,536–$9,150
International fees range from $22,956–$26,172
Careers:Environmental Impact Analysts

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*70 to 72

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 

We consider your top six 4U or 4M level courses for admission. Your Grade 12U English must be at a minimum of 60%.

Test Scores:
  • Canadian Academic English Language Assessment or Michigan English Language Assessment Battery or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration)

* The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on December 10, 2017