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Admission requirements for Fall 2019

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All applicants must meet the university's English Language Requirement. See details }

Students following a US curriculum must also present a final grade of 70% in senior level English.

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All applicants must meet the university's Quantitative and Analytical Skills requirement. See details }

Students following a US curriculum must present a minimum grade of C-/60% in a junior or senior level acceptable Math course.

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SAT score of 1130 out of 1600 or ACT Composite score of 22.

> SAT institution sending code: 0999
> ACT institution sending code: 5374

Applicants must

  • present a minimum of 3 senior level academic courses, including English;
  • submit an interim transcript showing final grades for all courses completed and a list of all senior courses currently in progress.

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Faculty of Applied Sciences

Computing Science (including the Zhejiang Dual Degree Program*), Geographic Information Science, Software Systems

  • Senior level Math
  • One of senior level Biology/Chemistry/Physics

*NOTE: Dual Degree Program applicants: The SFU-Zhejiang University Computing Science Dual Degree Program is open to domestic and international students.

Engineering Science, Mechatronic Systems Engineering, Sustainable Energy Engineering*

  • Senior level Math
  • Senior level Chemistry
  • Senior level Physics

*Applicants to the Sustainable Energy Engineering program are required to complete a Supplemental Application.

Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences

Anthropology; Archaeology; Asia-Canada; Cognitive Science; Criminology; Economics; English; Explorations; First Nations; French; French Cohort; Gender, Sexuality and Women's Studies; Gerontology; Hellenic Studies; History; Humanities; International Studies; Labour Studies; Languages; Latin American Studies; Linguistics; Philosophy; Political Science; Psychology; Sociology; World Literature

  • Must meet general requirements - no additional faculty/program course prerequisites

Beedie School of Business

Accounting, Entrepreneurship and Innovation, Finance, Human Resource Management, International Business, Management Information Systems, Marketing, Operations Management

  • Senior level Math

For secondary school applicants, admission to SFU Business Administration programs will be based on a combination of a student’s academic performance and an assessment of their broad based supplemental application. For details, please see the Beedie School of Business website.

Faculty of Communication, Art and Technology

Communication

  • Must meet general requirements - no additional faculty/program course prerequisites

Contemporary Arts

Interactive Arts and Technology

  • Senior level Math

Faculty of Education

Bachelor of General Studies

  • Must meet general requirements - no additional faculty/program course prerequisites

Faculty of Environment

Archaeology, Geography, Geography – Environmental Specialty

  • Must meet general requirements - no additional faculty/program course prerequisites

Environmental Science, Geographic Information Science, Physical Geography

  • Senior level Math
  • Two of senior level Biology/Chemistry/Physics

Bachelor of Environment - Resource and Environmental Management, Global Environmental Systems

  • Must meet general requirements - no additional faculty/program course prerequisites

Faculty of Health Sciences

Bachelor of Arts

  • Must meet general requirements - no additional faculty/program course prerequisites

Bachelor of Science

  • Senior level Math

Faculty of Science

Behavioral Neuroscience, Biological Sciences, Biomedical Physiology and Kinesiology, Chemistry, Data Science, Earth Sciences, General Science, Mathematics, Molecular Biology and Biochemistry, Physics, Statistics and Actuarial Science

  • Senior level Math
  • Two of senior level Biology/Chemistry/Physics