In order for us to assess your eligibility for admission, Laurier requires the following documentation. Do not wait until the deadlines (listed below) to submit your documents; the earlier we receive your documents, the earlier we can consider you for admission.
We may also request additional supporting documents at the discretion of the Recruitment and Admissions office, including academic or English language tests.
If you have previously attended a post-secondary institution, we require detailed information about all post-secondary courses you have taken in order to assess your eligibility for transfer credits. Email these to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Acceptable types of course descriptions include:
If you are currently not in full-time studies, or if there are gaps in your academic history, ensure you fully complete the “background information” section on the online application. You can also provide our International Recruitment and Admissions office with a resume or activity list by email to email@example.com.
Your admission assessment is based primarily on your academic transcripts. Laurier welcomes information about your extracurricular activities, which could be used for admission consideration. This information may be submitted through submission of the Applicant Background Summary (ABS) form. You may submit the form after you apply to Laurier.
After you apply, you will receive instructions on how to access Laurier's Online Registration and Information System (LORIS). In LORIS, you will be able to see a list of documents we require for your application as well as confirm that we have received them.
Please note that we do not confirm the receipt of documents by phone or email. Use your LORIS account to confirm this information.
You should submit your required documents as early as possible and no later than May 15, 2019.
The deadline to have all official, final documents to our International Recruitment and Admissions Office is July 15 for a September (fall term) start, unless otherwise stated on your offer of admission letter.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org to communicate when your documents will be arriving. Your offer of admission may be withdrawn if we do not receive your documentation by the deadline.
Documents you are sending by mail can be mailed to Laurier’s International Recruitment and Admissions Office. Unofficial documents can be emailed to email@example.com.
International Recruitment and Admissions Office
Wilfrid Laurier University
75 University Avenue West
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