101 – University of Guelph-Humber

Last updated: December 4, 2020

We encourage interested applicants to visit the University of Guelph-Humber website for the latest information and full details on programs, admission requirements, scholarships and other inquiries.

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Our Advantage

Located in Toronto, the University of Guelph-Humber has offered students an exciting option in postsecondary education since 2002.

  • Degree + Diploma
    Our integrated curriculum earns you both an honours degree from the University of Guelph and a diploma from Humber College Institute of Technology & Advanced Learning (Humber), concurrently.
  • Focused Academic Programs
    Each of our 7 programs provides a combination of knowledge and experience that prepares you for success in your career, professional school or graduate program.
  • Close-knit Community
    With a population of 4,900 students and an average class size of 49, you can connect with classmates, staff and professors.
  • Industry Connections
    Workplace experience is part of every program and complements your academic study. Through this experience, build confidence, knowledge, skills and expertise in your industry.
  • Location
    On-campus classes are held at our facility on Humber’s North campus in Toronto.

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Hands-On Experience

All 7 of our programs include mandatory workplace experience integrated into your regular curriculum.

Program Hours
Business Up to 520 (100 minimum)
Early Childhood Studies 800
Community Social Services (The Family and Community Social Services program is awaiting Senate approval for the name change to Community Social Services.) 850+
Justice Studies Minimum 200
Kinesiology Up to 241 (87 minimum)
Media and Communication Studies 200+
Psychology Minimum 100

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Entrance Scholarships and Bursaries

We offer financial assistance through a variety of scholarships, bursaries and awards, such as the:

Read more about scholarships, bursaries and awards.

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Admission Information

For us to consider you for admission, you must have/be completing your Ontario Secondary School Diploma and meet the minimum admission average for your program, calculated using your top six 4U/M courses, including subject requirements.

The estimated minimum admission range for all programs is 75-80%.

Estimated cut-off admission ranges are based on the admission averages from previous years. We provide these solely as a point of reference. We determine exact cut-offs for the current cycle by the quantity and quality of applications received and the number of places available in the respective program. Admission to the University of Guelph-Humber can be competitive. Having an admission average within the estimated cut-off range does not guarantee an offer of admission.

The Student Profile (SP) is your opportunity to tell us about factors that may have impacted your grades. If your admission average does not meet the cut-off for the program, we may consider your SP if your average is within a discretionary range of the determined cut-off range (up to 5%). However, if you have an average of 70-74.9%, we strongly recommend that you submit an SP. If you choose to submit an SP, it is due May 1, 2021.

The University of Guelph-Humber strives to provide equal opportunity for academically qualified students with disabilities. If you believe that your admission average does not reflect your true academic ability as a result of a disability, we encourage you to complete the Supplementary Information Form for Students with Disabilities (SIF-D).

If your admission average does not meet the cut-off for the program, we may consider your SIF-D if your average is within a discretionary range of the determined cut-off range (up to 5%). However, if you have an average of 70-74.9%, we strongly recommend that you submit an SIF-D. The form submission deadline is May 1, 2021.

Subject Requirements

  • Business (OUAC Code GDB):
    • ENG4U
    • any 4U math
    • 4 additional 4U/M courses
  • Early Childhood Studies (OUAC Code GHE):
    • ENG4U
    • 5 additional 4U/M courses
  • Community Social Services (OUAC Code GHF) (The Family and Community Social Services program is awaiting Senate approval for the name change to Community Social Services):
    • ENG4U
    • 5 additional 4U/M courses
  • Justice Studies (OUAC Code GMP):
    • ENG4U
    • 5 additional 4U/M courses
  • Kinesiology (OUAC Code GHK):
    • ENG4U
    • any 4U math
    • any 2 courses from SBI4U, SCH4U, SPH4U or PSK4U
    • 2 additional 4U/M courses
  • Media and Communication Studies (OUAC Code GMT):
    • ENG4U
    • 5 additional 4U/M courses
  • Psychology (OUAC Code GMA):
    • ENG4U
    • 5 additional 4U/M courses

Notes:

  • We do not consider the non-academic component of 4U/M co-op courses for admission requirements.
  • We will consider courses valued at 1.5 credits or greater equivalent to 1 credit.
  • We will use the highest grade reported from a Ministry-approved institution for any repeated courses.
  • We will accept only courses approved by the Ontario Ministry of Education.
  • We will accept online courses approved by the Ontario Ministry of Education.

For full admission details, visit our website.

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Applying to Multiple University of Guelph-Humber Programs

If you apply to more than 1 program at the University of Guelph-Humber, we will consider you for all programs you apply to.

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English-language Proficiency Requirement

You must provide proof of English-language proficiency if English is not your first language and you have completed less than 4 years of full-time study in an English-language school system (minimum high school level).

Read more about English-language requirements.

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Advanced Placement (AP) and International Baccalaureate (IB)

If you are applying with AP or are registered in an IB program, visit our website for admission information.

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Semester Entry Points

Admission to semester 1 is available in the fall only.

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Application Deadlines

Apply by January 15, 2021, for equal consideration.

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Residence

Live and learn among students from both the University of Guelph-Humber and Humber College. Residence facilities are located just a 2-minute walk from the University.

As a first-time resident, you will have a single-style room. (Suite-style rooms are generally available for returning residents.) You can choose from themed floors, such as co-ed, health and wellness or quiet study.

Community kitchens that you can use for group cooking, and an exercise room, recreational space, a dining hall and laundry facilities are all available to you.

Residence is operated by Humber.

Dining plans are required if you live in residence. You can use your plan at food service outlets across campus. You will select from 3 dining plan sizes to accommodate your appetite.

Residence is not guaranteed and operates on a first-come, first-served basis. You must have an offer of admission to apply to residence and we encourage you to apply as soon as possible after you receive your offer. The deadline for applications for students starting in fall 2021 is June 1, 2021.

We will include more information with your offer of admission.

For more information, visit Humber Residence.

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Accessibility

Applicants With Diagnosed Disabilities

We strive to provide equal opportunity for academically qualified students with disabilities. If you believe that your admission average does not reflect your true academic ability as a result of a disability, we encourage you to complete the Supplementary Information Form for Students with Disabilities (SIF-D).

If your admission average does not meet the cut-off for the program, we may consider your SIF-D if your average is within a discretionary range of the determined cut-off range (up to 5%). However, if you have an average of 70-74.9%, we strongly recommend that you submit an SIF-D. The form submission deadline is May 1, 2021.

Accessible Learning Services

Accessible Learning Services facilitates equal access for students with disabilities by coordinating academic accommodations and services. The office is part of the Student Wellness & Accessibility Centre. Accessible Learning Services provides services such as academic accommodations, assistive technology training and learning supports.

We tailor academic accommodations to correspond with your specific program requirements and your individual disability-related needs.

The Humber College Institute of Technology & Advanced Learning offers Accessible Learning Services for University of Guelph-Humber students.

If you require assistance, email Accessible Learning Services or call 416-675-5090.

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Online Events and Tours

There are many ways to learn more about us.

Check our Visit & Connect page to find webinars, events, tours and other ways to connect with us to get your questions answered and learn more about the University of Guelph-Humber. We are here to help!

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Contact Information

University of Guelph-Humber
Centre for Future Students, GH119
207 Humber College Boulevard
Toronto ON  M9W 5L7

Telephone: 416-798-1331, ext. 6056
Fax: 416-798-3606
Email: info@guelphhumber.ca
Website: www.guelphhumber.ca/futurestudents

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