Integrated Admission Pathway

About the Integrated Admission Pathway

Begin your University of Guelph degree while you study English, and start taking university degree-credit courses immediately. The combination of English language courses and selected degree-credit courses provides a simultaneous learning experience within a supported environment. Take advantage of a unique opportunity to apply your new English language skills to your academic studies right away.

This pathway provides a flexible option for admission to the following degree programs, including all regular and co-op majors, at the University of Guelph:

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How it Works

Complete five courses (5 x 0.5 credits) towards your degree in just three semesters. Begin your full-time degree program in your fourth semester.

First Four Semesters of Study:
Fall SemesterWinter SemesterSummer SemesterFall Semester

English language courses

1 x 0.5 credit course

English language courses

2 x 0.5 credit courses

English language courses

2 x 0.5 credit courses

Begin full-time degree program study

Available Support

Experienced English language instructors and faculty members will guide your learning so you can enjoy a smooth transition to a degree program. Additionally, conversation tutors, English language buddies, and supported learning groups are available to support your academic success.

English Learning House

Live on campus in a supported living and learning environment and take advantage of an opportunity to build your network of Canadian friends and develop real English skills.

Admission Requirements

  • IELTS 5.5, TOEFL iBT 56 or equivalent
  • Strong academic transcripts

Translated Information Sheets
Application Deadline with Campus Residence June 1, 2023
Final Application Deadline August 11, 2023
Orientation August 30, 2023
Placement Testing August 31 and September 1, 2023
Required Expenses 12 Months of Study
Application Fee $240
Total Tuition $30,385
Student Service Fee $2,575
Medical Insurance $660
Total $33,860
Fee Payment Deadlines
Expense Amount Due Payment Due Date
Application Fee $240 June 1, 2023
Tuition Deposit Fee $1,000 June 1, 2023
Fall Semester Payment $11,000 August 1, 2023
Winter Semester Payment $12,000 November 1, 2023
Summer Semester Payment $9,620 March 1, 2024
Refund Policy
Refund Policy
Refund Request Deadline With an Original Visa Refusal Document Without an Original Visa Refusal Document
Up to 4 calendar months prior to the first day of class 100% tuition + 100% of any additional fees Full program tuition minus first installment of $12,000 + $240 application fee
Less than 4 calendar months prior to the first day of class of the first semester of the program 100% tuition + 100% of any additional fees 0% of any fees paid


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