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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 guaranteed admission to the following degree programs 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 May 31, 2021
Application Deadline with Homestay July 2, 2021
Final Application Deadline July 9, 2021
Check-In Days One & Two August 30-31, 2021
Orientation September 1, 2021
Placement Testing September 2, 2021
Required Expenses 12 Months of Study
Application Fee $240
Total Tuition $29,500 ($28,500 + $1,000 Tuition Deposit Fee)
Student Service Fee $2,500 ($833 per semester)
Medical Insurance $660 ($220 per semester)
Total $32,900

Fee Payment Deadlines
Expense Amount Due Payment Due Date
Application Fee $240 June 1, 2021
Tuition Deposit Fee $1,000 June 1, 2021
Fall Semester Payment $11,000 August 1, 2021
Winter Semester Payment $12,000 November 1, 2021
Summer Semester Payment $8,660 March 1, 2022


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