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Application process for Math/ELAS

In order to get into the Mathematics/English Language for Academic Studies (Math/ELAS) program:

  • you apply to a program within the Faculty of Mathematics (including Cheriton School of Computer Science),
  • you must have a strong background and interest in studying in the Faculty of Mathematics,
  • you must submit an official English language test score (by the required deadline date),
  • you must be admitted to a first-year undergraduate program in the Faculty of Mathematics,
  • you must accept your Offer of Admission (or alternative), and
  • you must meet all our other admission criteria.