Language Requirements

The minimum number of years required to waive requirements is 3 years of full-time, senior-level studies at an English-language high school. A 4U English is also required.

4U English in the place of a test is acceptable if you are a Canadian citizen or permanent resident who successfully completed 4U English and meets all other entrance requirements.

Score Notes
Minimum TOEFL Score 88 iBT; 230 CBT; 570 PBT
Minimum MELAB Score 85
Minimum IELTS Score 6.5
Minimum CAEL Score 70, with 60 in writing proficiency
PTE (Pearson Test of English) Minimum score: 60
Other Test Scores

Minimum Cambridge English Proficiency grade of “C”.

3 years of full-time, senior-level studies in an English-language high school or postsecondary institution (official documents required; evaluated on an individual basis; at the Admissions Committee's discretion)

Completion of Laurentian English for Academic Preparation program.

Students without a score can register for the English for Academic Preparation program through Laurentian.