Admission requirements

To apply for admission into an English plan you must:

  • be in good academic standing
  • have successfully completed eight courses
  • have taken at least one (and preferably two) ENGL courses (excluding ENGL 119 and 129R)

Grade requirements for admission

Admission Requirements
English Plan Required English Average Required Overall GPA*
All Honours English plans 75% 70%
Four-Year General English 70% 65%
Three-Year General English



* For graduation in all English Plans, a 60% GPA is required. The higher overall averages listed above are, however, required for admission to English Plans.

For more information on our various degree plans, please see the description of our programs.

If you need help choosing a specific plan, please visit or email the English Undergraduate Advisor.

If you are interested in studying English and meet the requirements listed above, please complete a Plan Modification Form and bring it to the English Undergraduate Coordinator in HH 251.