University of Guelph Entry Requirements (Admission)

University of Guelph Undergraduate and Postgraduate Entry Requirements.


Find the University of Guelph Admission Requirements as has been prescribed by University of Guelph for Undergraduate, Postgraduate, Diploma and Certificates courses. It is necessary for all the candidates to fulfill the complete eligibility criteria.  In this article, we are providing the detailed information related to the University of Guelph Eligibility Criteria.



Established in 1964, University of Guelph is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Guelph (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Ontario. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Ridgetown, Kemptville. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities, Ontario, University of Guelph (U of G) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 20,000-24,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. University of Guelph (U of G) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study.


You must have a minimum cumulative unweighted grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 out of 4.0 from a regionally accredited high school to begin consideration.

In addition, if your school is inside the US, you must submit SAT with a minimum of 1100 or a minimum ACT score of 24. GPA, SAT and ACT scores will vary by degree and major and will affect scholarship eligibility. Senior level courses should include specific subjects that are required for admission to your degree program and major of choice. Your school profile with grading scale should be included with documents, and all sent through Parchment/Naviance/Docufide whenever possible, or emailed directly by the school to

Possessing the minimum requirement does not guarantee admission.

If you wish to include a Personal Statement, please use our Student Profile Form.

Applying to U of G

Students should ensure that senior year final grades from first semester and second semester interim grades, along with grades 9-11, are submitted by the March 1 document deadline date (or February 1 for early consideration).

While we may continue to accept applications and documents after the deadline, we cannot guarantee availability of space in programs or scholarships. Offers of admission will be made on a rolling basis as files become complete whenever possible.

If you are an international applicant from another curriculum or country, please consult the Country Specific Admission Requirements.

Out-of-Country Canadians in U.S. high schools are evaluated for admission and scholarships using both the U.S. GPA and the SAT or ACT, not percentages nor GPA alone.

Transfer Students

If you are an American curriculum applicant who has previously attended college or university and will receive more than 2.00 credits upon admission, please consult our International Transfer Students Admission Requirements.