105 – Huron University College at Western University

Last updated: February 8, 2023

University program information changes regularly. Refer to the application and the university’s website for the most up-to-date details.

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About Huron at Western University

Huron at Western is completely unique among postsecondary institutions in Canada – creating educational experiences unlike any other that prioritize ethical leadership and community engagement as much as the pursuit of academic achievement.

We offer undergraduate programs in the Faculty of Arts and Social Science and the Faculty of Theology. In the spirit of providing a prestigious, character-based education, we are furthering our integration of character-building and civic responsibility into programs that offer the traditional advantages of the Liberal Arts to develop the next generation of Leaders with Heart.

Huron is the founding institution of Western University. For more than 155 years, we have delivered an elite, yet accessible, university experience that continues to build upon a network of world-renowned alumni who revolutionize the sectors they work within. This long-standing affiliation with Western University gives Huron students full access to Western’s facilities, clubs and athletics programs. Earn a Western degree with a Huron distinction, while benefitting from the one-on-one mentorship and integrated, personalized learning experiences only Huron’s large faculty-to-student ratio and small class sizes can provide.

We encourage you to take advantage of highly personalized scholarship, internship and research opportunities, which are rare across the Canadian undergraduate landscape, and consider developing your leadership capacity within our safe, inclusive and challenging campus.

Our Student Population

  • Approximately 1,500 students call Huron their home.
  • The average entering grade of high school graduates was 89% in 2021.
  • $2.6 million in scholarships and financial aid awarded each year.
  • Has a diverse population of students from across Canada and across the world.

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Programs and Academic Choices

Through the Faculty of Arts and Social Science and Faculty of Theology, you may combine a Huron program with a minor, major or specialization from another Huron program or a major or minor within the faculties offered at Western University, Brescia University College or King’s University College. You have almost limitless possibilities for program combinations and exposure to countless world-renowned scholars in various areas of specialization.

First-entry Programs

  • Management & Organizational Studies
    • Accounting
    • Business Intelligence
    • Finance
    • Management & Organizational Studies
    • Marketing & Sustainability
    • Organizational Studies, Policy & Ethics

Second-entry Programs With the Richard Ivey School of Business

We have a strong connection with the Richard Ivey School of Business, with approximately 10% of Huron students entering the Honours Business Administration program each year.

Read more about the Ivey Advanced Entry Opportunity at Huron.

Admission Information

Program/OUAC Code Required Courses Recommended Courses
Chinese, Japanese & East Asia Studies (EHA) English 12 N/A
Economics (EHO) English 12 Math 12, Pre-calculus or Calculus
English & Cultural Studies (EHO) English 12 N/A
French (EHA) English 12 N/A
Global Great Books (EHA) English 12 N/A
Global Studies (EHO) English 12 Language course
Governance, Leadership & Ethics (EHO) English 12 N/A
History (EHO) English 12 N/A
Jewish Studies (EHA) English 12 N/A
Management and Organizational
Studies (EHD)
English 12 and
Math 12, Pre-calculus or Calculus
Calculus 12 recommended
Philosophy (EHA) English 12 N/A
Political Science (EHO) English 12 N/A
Psychology (EHO) English 12 Calculus 12 recommended
Religion & Theology (EHA) English 12 N/A

Experiential Learning Opportunities

At Huron, we expand your learning beyond the classroom. Through our extensive network of scholars, global partners and industry-leading alumni, you will graduate with a curriculum vitae that stands out. We guarantee every student a paid internship, and countless opportunities in research and civic engagement.

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Residence and Student Life

You will have access to everything you need at Huron, with the residences alongside the academic and administration buildings. Because of the placement of Huron residences, you also have quick access to the University Community Centre, Social Science Centre, Weldon Library and Western Student Recreation Centre at Western University. We offer a wide range of student-run groups and intramurals, as well as the opportunity to engage with Western’s varsity athletics and clubs.

Living on campus puts you in the heart of all the action at Huron. With almost all first-year students choosing to live on campus, it is easy to meet new friends and get involved.

Residence features:

  • Almost all residence rooms are single rooms.
  • Our dining hall offers an “all-you-care-to-eat” meal plan.
  • Hellmuth and Presidential Scholarship holders get preference in room choice.
  • Upper-class “Dons” and “Sophs” organize programming and are available to guide you.
  • Living-Learning communities exist in various residences.
  • Floor and community events are planned throughout the year.
  • Group study sessions with skills-building workshops help you with time and stress management.

Read more about Housing and Student Life.

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Scholarships and Financial Aid

We reward academic excellence and provide several automatic scholarships, as well as scholarships that require an application. We guarantee a scholarship to any high school applicant with a final calculated admission average of 82% or higher. We award $2.6 million annually in financial aid to those who qualify.

First-year Scholarships

  • Canadian Automatic Renewable Entrance Scholarships
  • Creating Equal Opportunity (CEO) Scholarship
  • Frank Holmes Athletic Scholarship
  • Gary Barnes Pre-Business Scholarship
  • Hellmuth Scholarship
  • International Automatic Entrance Scholarship
  • International Certificate Program (ICP) Scholarship
  • International Presidential Scholarship
  • KPMG Diversity & Inclusion Award
  • National Scholarship
  • Specialist High Skills Major (SHSM) Scholarship
  • Transfer Student Scholarships

All scholarships are “stackable” with our other entrance awards up to the annual cost of tuition and fees.

Read more about first-year scholarships.

First-year Bursaries

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Semester Entry Points

September: Full‑time fall/winter admission only.

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105 Important Deadlines for Full-time Fall/Winter Session

January 12, 2023: Supplementary application due for Ivey Advanced Entry Opportunity (AEO).

February 1, 2023: Application deadline for all major scholarships.

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Submission of Documents

After Huron receives your application, we will send an acknowledgement to you detailing the documents required to complete your application for admission to Huron. We must receive all requested supporting documents before we can make an admission decision. You can upload academic transcripts and supporting documents to your Huron Connect application portal.

It is your responsibility to ensure that all required documentation is submitted to the Undergraduate Admissions Office at Huron. You must submit a copy of each document to each campus you apply to; sending the documents to Western does not guarantee receipt by Huron. Submit all documents as soon as they are available and prior to the document deadline.

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English Proficiency

We are an English‑speaking university. If English is not your first language, you must write one of the following tests of English proficiency:

  • Canadian Academic English Language (CAEL)
  • CanTEST
  • International English Language Test Service (IELTS)
  • Pearson Test of English (PTE)
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) Internet-based Test (iBT)
  • TOEFL and Test of Written English (TWE)

You may also complete the Highest Advanced Level at the Western English Language Centre or Level 10 of Fanshawe College’s English as a Second Language Program.

Read more about English-language proficiency.

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Academic Support & Engagement

If you have a disability or disabilities and require academic accommodation (e.g., special arrangements for exams), you should notify the Accessible Education Office of your needs so that we can effectively support you.

Email Services for Accessible Education or call them at 519-661-2147.

Procedures for requesting academic accommodation and information about related support are available on the Academic Support & Engagement website.

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Indigenous Services (IS)

IS helps with submitting an application, selecting programs/courses and accessing special admission under Western’s Aboriginal Access Admission Category. IS also provides extended support to Indigenous students through its Academic Transition Opportunities program, which offers academic and personal/cultural services, including orientation, tutors on a weekly basis, workshop series and regular meetings with an academic counsellor.

All Indigenous students from Canada and the United States may contact Indigenous Services for information at 519‑661‑4095 or toll‑free at 1‑888‑661‑4095.

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Contact Information

Undergraduate Admissions – Huron at Western
1349 Western Road
London ON  N6G 1H3

Telephone: 519‑438-7225
Email: admissions@huron.uwo.ca

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