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April 16, 2014
Canadian Excellence

University Preparation: Do You Think You're Ready for University?

Because university is different!

All Students

Congratulations on your acceptance to Laurier! You've accepted your offer, you're all set with residence, you're ready to register for your courses, but are you sure you're ready for university?

Are you: 

Let's find out!

  • prepared to read a minimum of 300 pages per week?
  • able to focus and take notes with 250 or more students in a lecture?
  • ready to write 10,000 words per term in written assignments and essays?
  • capable of managing your academic, social and personal obligations independently?

If you answered "no" to any of these questions then you need UPrep because university is different.

UPrep will give you the skills and knowledge you need to make the transition from secondary to university education. Learn this summer what you need to succeed this fall.

Find out more about this valuable program, including offering dates and how to register, here.

Math and Science Students


First-year students, do you think you're ready for first-year calculus? Are you sure? Let's find out!

Solve for x

1. TriAGe Equation 1_1.jpg 2. TriAGe_Equation_2.jpg 3. TriAGe_Equation_3.jpg

Did you have any difficulties? If yes, then you need TriAGe.

This fall, perfect your knowledge in:

  • algebraic manipulations used to simplify expressions, solve equations and inequalities
  • analytic geometry
  • polynomial, rational, exponential, logarithmic and trigonometric functions 
Find out more on how to build a strong foundation and increase your success in calculus here.