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Undergraduate

Applying as an Ontario Secondary School Student

General Admission Requirements:

  • Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD)
  • A minimum of six Grade 12 4U or 4M courses, including program specific prerequisites
  • A minimum 70% overall final average
  • ENG 4U with a minimum of 60%

For programs with additional requirements, see chart below:

Academic Program Additional Requirements Recommended Courses
Ancient Greek & Roman Studies
Anthropology
Archaeology
Arts & Science 75% overall average
Arts (Honours)
Biochemistry & Molecular Biology SBI4U, SCH4U, and MHF4U or MCV4U
Biology SBI4U and SCH4U
Biomedical Science SBI4U, SCH4U, and MHF4U or MCV4U, and SPH4U or SES4U
Business Administration
Business and Arts
Business and Science
Canadian Studies
Chemical Physics SCH4U and MHF4U or MCV4U
Chemistry SCH4U and MHF4U or MCV4U
Child and Youth Studies
Communications and Critical Thinking
Computing Systems
Computing Systems & Physics MHF4U or MCV4U
Cultural Studies
Ecological Restoration OSSD with majority of credits at the College (C) and Open (O) level, including: 2 College (C) English courses, 2 College (C) Math courses, 1 College (C) Science course (gradee 11 or 12) and Recommended C, U/C, U/M level courses in Chem., Eng. and Bio
Economics
Education: B.Ed.
Education: Indigenous B.Ed. Self-identify as Indigenous and must have 70% average in six 4 U/M credits including ENG 4U (60% minimum for this course) & Submission of Applicant Vision Statement.
Education: Teacher Education Stream 75% overall average. Applicant Profile required: trentu.ca/education. For dates and deadlines visit: trentu.ca/applicants
English Literature
Environmental & Resource Science / Studies 70% overall average
Environmental Chemistry
Environmental Geoscience* 75% overall average. ENG4U, MHF4U or MCV4U and SCH4U are required. SPH4U and SES4U are highly recommended. Admission average is calculated on required courses, plus three next best 4U/M courses.
Environmental Science / Studies 75% overall average
Forensic Science 75% overall average. SBI4U, SCH4U, and MHF4U or MCV4U are required. Admission average is calculated on required courses, including ENG4U, plus two next best 4U/M courses.
Forensics and Arts, Forensics and Science
French Studies-Modern Languages
Gender & Women's Studies
Geography
History
Indigenous Diploma Programs
Indigenous Environmental Studies
Indigenous Studies
Information Systems
International Development Studies
International Political Economy
Joint Majors
Journalism
Kinesiology 75% overall average. SBI4U and 4U Math are required, SCH4U recommended
Law & Arts: Trent/Swansea Dual Degree (LL.B. & B.A. ) A minimum of 80% overall final average. Students required to complete an internal application indicating the intent to continue onto studies at Swansea University. This application will be due in January of the students’ second year of study at Trent.
Mathematical Economics MHF4U or MCV4U
Mathematical Physics MHF4U or MCV4U
Mathematics MHF4U or MCV4U
Media Studies
Medical Professional Stream Minimum 80% average for consideration. Appropriate prerequisite courses for the program that you intend to declare as your major in your second year.
Nursing 75% overall average. Minimum of 70% in ENG4U and a min of 65% in SBI4U, SCH4U and a 4U Math. Admission average is calculated on required courses, including ENG4U plus next two best 4U/M courses. All applicants are required to complete the CASPer test.
Philosophy
Physics MHF4U or MCV4U
Political Studies
Psychology
Science (Honours)
Social Work
Sociology
Sustainable Agriculture & Food Systems SBI4U for B.Sc.
Water Sciences
Additional Requirements:
75% overall average
Additional Requirements:
SBI4U, SCH4U, and MHF4U or MCV4U
Additional Requirements:
SBI4U and SCH4U
Additional Requirements:
SBI4U, SCH4U, and MHF4U or MCV4U, and SPH4U or SES4U
Additional Requirements:
SCH4U and MHF4U or MCV4U
Additional Requirements:
SCH4U and MHF4U or MCV4U
Additional Requirements:
MHF4U or MCV4U
Additional Requirements:
OSSD with majority of credits at the College (C) and Open (O) level, including: 2 College (C) English courses, 2 College (C) Math courses, 1 College (C) Science course (gradee 11 or 12) and Recommended C, U/C, U/M level courses in Chem., Eng. and Bio
Additional Requirements:
Self-identify as Indigenous and must have 70% average in six 4 U/M credits including ENG 4U (60% minimum for this course) & Submission of Applicant Vision Statement.
Additional Requirements:
75% overall average. Applicant Profile required: trentu.ca/education. For dates and deadlines visit: trentu.ca/applicants
Additional Requirements:
70% overall average
Additional Requirements:
75% overall average. ENG4U, MHF4U or MCV4U and SCH4U are required. SPH4U and SES4U are highly recommended. Admission average is calculated on required courses, plus three next best 4U/M courses.
Additional Requirements:
75% overall average
Additional Requirements:
75% overall average. SBI4U, SCH4U, and MHF4U or MCV4U are required. Admission average is calculated on required courses, including ENG4U, plus two next best 4U/M courses.
Additional Requirements:
75% overall average. SBI4U and 4U Math are required, SCH4U recommended
Additional Requirements:
A minimum of 80% overall final average. Students required to complete an internal application indicating the intent to continue onto studies at Swansea University. This application will be due in January of the students’ second year of study at Trent.
Additional Requirements:
MHF4U or MCV4U
Additional Requirements:
MHF4U or MCV4U
Additional Requirements:
MHF4U or MCV4U
Additional Requirements:
Minimum 80% average for consideration. Appropriate prerequisite courses for the program that you intend to declare as your major in your second year.
Additional Requirements:
75% overall average. Minimum of 70% in ENG4U and a min of 65% in SBI4U, SCH4U and a 4U Math. Admission average is calculated on required courses, including ENG4U plus next two best 4U/M courses. All applicants are required to complete the CASPer test.
Additional Requirements:
MHF4U or MCV4U
Additional Requirements:
SBI4U for B.Sc.