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University of Guelph

50 Stone Road East

Guelph, Ontario, Canada N1G 2W1

519.824.4120 ext. 58721

admission.uoguelph.ca


Seneca Program: Biotechnology - Advanced , Chemical Laboratory Technology - Pharmaceutical , Chemical Engineering Technology

Degree: Bachelor of Science

The University of Guelph will consider applications from graduates who have at least a
75% average or a 3.5 GPA on Seneca’s grading scale. In addition to a cumulative average of 75% or higher, all applicants must have successfully completed MHF4U Advanced Functions or MCV4U Calculus and Vectors (depending on the major to which they are applying), or an approved equivalent course. Students may be granted up to 10 credits, enabling the completion of a General BSc in as little as 2 full-time semesters and an Honours BSc in 4 full-time semesters. For further information, contact the Pathways Advisor at the University of Guelph at: pathways@uoguelph.ca


Seneca Program: Biotechnology - Advanced

Degree: Bachelor of Science (Honours) in the Molecular Biosciences

The University of Guelph will consider applications from graduates who have a minimum cumulative average of 75% or 3.5 GPA on Seneca’s grading scale. Students may be granted up to 10 transfer credits, allowing for completion of a Bachelor of Science (Honours) degree in as few as 4 semesters of full-time study. Eligible students will choose from one of four Majors: Biochemistry, Biological Sciences, Microbiology or Molecular Biology and Genetics. Students must also possess Grade 12 4U Advanced Functions or equivalent to be eligible for this pathway. For specific details, please contact the Pathways Advisor at the University of Guelph at: pathways@uoguelph.ca


Seneca Program: Tourism - Services Management - Travel Services Specialization , Hospitality - Hotel and Restaurant Services Management

Degree: Bachelor of Commerce in Hospitality and Tourism Management

The University of Guelph will consider applications from graduates who have a minimum cumulative average of 75% or a 3.5 GPA on Seneca’s grading scale. Students may be granted up to 10 transfer credits, allowing for the completion of a Bachelor of Commerce degree with a Major in Hospitality and Tourism Management in as few as 4 semesters of full-time study. Students must also possess Grade 12 4U Advanced Functions or equivalent to be eligible for this pathway. For specific details, please contact the Pathways Adviser at the University of Guelph at: pathways@uoguelph.ca


Seneca Program: Environmental Technician , Environmental Technology

Degree: Bachelor of Bio-Resource Management – Environmental Management

The University of Guelph will consider applications from graduates who have a minimum cumulative average of 75% or a 3.5 GPA on Seneca’s grading scale. Students may be granted up to 10 transfer credits if entering from the Environmental Technology program and up to 5 transfer credits if entering from the Environmental Technician or Environmental Technician – Sampling & Monitoring program. Students will be eligible to complete a Bachelor of Bio-Resource Management degree with a Major in Environmental Management in as few as 4 or 6 semesters of full-time study. For specific details, please contact the Pathways Adviser at the University of Guelph at: pathways@uoguelph.ca


Seneca Program: Computer Programming and Analysis

Degree: Bachelor of Computing (General) or Bachelor of Computing (Honours) in Computer Science

The University of Guelph will consider applications from graduates who have a minimum cumulative average of 75% or a 3.5 GPA on Seneca’s grading scale. Students may be granted up to 10 transfer credits, allowing for the completion of a Bachelor of Computing (General) degree in as few as 2 semesters of full-time study, or the Honours variant in 4 semesters. Students must also possess Grade 12 4U Calculus & Vectors or an approved equivalent. For specific details, please contact the Pathways Adviser at the University of Guelph at: pathways@uoguelph.ca


Seneca Program: Early Childhood Education

Degree: Bachelor of Applied Science, Majors Child, Youth and Family or Adult Development

The University of Guelph will consider applications from graduates of Seneca’s Early Childhood Education diploma program who have:

  • An ECE diploma with a graduating average of B (equivalent) or better
  • Not less than 10 academic courses (exclusive of field-placement courses) with a final course grade of A (equivalent)
  • A 4U credit in Mathematics and one in 4U Biology

Applications will be competitive, with admission being offered to the highest performing applicants. College graduates will receive 10 advanced standing credits. For specific details, please contact the Pathways Adviser at the University of Guelph at: pathways@uoguelph.ca


Seneca Program: Arts and Science - University Transfer , Liberal Arts University Transfer

Degree: Degree: Bachelor of Arts, General, or Bachelor of Arts, Honours

Students of the programs listed above are eligible to apply for admission to the Bachelor of Arts at the University of Guelph. The following majors and options are excluded from this arrangement:

Criminal Justice and Public Policy
Co-op

Applicants need to have graduated from their program, having passed all courses with a minimum cumulative average of 70%.

Each course needs to have been passed on the first attempt.

Eligible applicants will also receive transfer credits.
• Up to 2.5 credits for certificates
• Up to 5.0 credits for diplomas

For specific details, please contact the Pathways Advisor at the University of Guelph at: pathways@uoguelph.ca


Seneca Program: Pre-Health Sciences Pathway to Advanced Diplomas and Degrees

Degree: Degree: Any undergraduate degree program

If you have completed or are completing a Pre-Health Science Pathway to Advanced Diplomas and Degrees, you may be eligible to use this credential towards admission to a degree program at the University of Guelph.

Applicants are highly encouraged to maintain a minimum cumulative average of 75% in the certificate program.

Successful completion of this certificate can be used in lieu of the following Ontario high school courses:

ENG4U English
MDM4U Data Management
SBI4U Biology
SCH4U Chemistry

In addition to the minimum cumulative average of 75%, certificate courses corresponding to the above listed 4U courses may also be subject to minimum grade requirements. This minimum grade requirement is subject to the discretion of the admission committee for the degree program to which you are applying.

Depending on the program to which you areapplying, you may still be required to present proof of successful completion of additional high school courses or approved equivalents, such as MHF4U Advanced Functions, MCV4U Calculus and Vectors or SPH4U Physics.

Successful applicants are not eligible to receive transfer credits for courses completed in the certificate.

Please Note: Students and graduates of the Pre-Health Science Pathway to Certificates and Diplomas are not able to use that certificate to fulfill any of our admission requirements. For specific details, please contact the Pathways Advisor at the University of Guelph at: pathways@uoguelph.ca