- Grade 12 U English (at least 75% normally required)
Admissions Average: Mid to Low 80s
Courses for Success
These courses will help you succeed in your studies at Waterloo but do not affect admissions:
- Grade 12 U or M courses from Canadian and World Studies
- and/or Science, preferably Biology or Earth and Space Science
How to apply
Ontario secondary school students: apply online through their guidance or student services office.
If you're a full-time high school student in Ontario or British Columbia, your marks will be sent to us automatically. All other applicants should submit high school and college/university transcripts (if applicable) by early March. Transcripts should be sent to:Office of the Registrar
University of Waterloo
200 University Avenue West
Waterloo ON N2L 3G1
In Planning, a student can generally transfer up to a year's worth of university-level courses (if the student has taken most of Planning's first-year core courses). Please note that transfer credits are awarded only after the student has been admitted to the University of Waterloo.