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Wilfrid Laurier University Faculty of Science
July 26, 2014
 
 
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Admissions Information



We offer a variety of Honours Biology programs leading to a BA or a BSc degree.  More detailed descriptions of our programs can be found on the Program Objectives and Descriptions page.  Admission to the Honours BSc Biology program, or to a double major BSc program in Biology and Chemistry, or Biology and Physical Geography, or Biology and Psychology requires the following high school courses:

  • English at 60% (one of ENG4U, ETS4U, or EWC4U)
  • Biology at 70% (SBI4U)
  • Mathematics at 60% (MHF4U Advanced Functions)
  • Chemistry at 60% (SCH4U)
  • 2 other Grade 12 U and/or Grade 12 U/C courses
  • a combined minimum average of 70% in the math and science courses


Admission to the Honours BSc in Biology and Mathematics require the following high school courses:

  • English at 60% (one of ENG4U, ETS4U, or EWC4U)
  • Advanced Functions (MHF4U) and Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U), each at 60%
  • Biology at 70% (SBI4U)
  • Chemistry at 60% (SCH4U)
  • 2 other Grade 12 U and/or Grade 12 U/C courses
  • a combined minimum average of 70% in the math and science courses


Admission to the Honours BA in Biology requires the following high school courses:

  • English at 60% (one of ENG4U, ETS4U, or EWC4U)
  • Biology at 70% (SBI4U)
  • 4 other Grade 12 U and/or Grade 12 U/C courses



In most years, in all programs, the minimum overall average of incoming students has been about 75%.  Details for admission for Ontario Secondary School Applicants are found in the 2014/15 online Calendar - click here



FOR MORE INFORMATION AND TO CONTACT THE UNDERGRADUATE ADVISOR, PLEASE E-MAIL: bioundergrad@wlu.ca