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General Transfer Applicants

You are transferring with a degree, diploma (excluding block credit pathways) or coursework from a recognized college or university.

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Before applying

  • Review program information
    There are six full-time programs to choose from:

Course sequencing for our programs is very structured each semester. Although you may recieve transfer credit towards your degree, a required course may not be offered until a specific semester, which may result in a longer degree completion time.

Are you a professional in the field of justice, law enforcement or public safety? Learn more about our part-time online Justice and Public Safety program.

  • Check that you meet the admission requirements:

Coming from a diploma program

  • You have a diploma (i.e., not listed in the college block credit chart) or courses from a diploma-level program
  • Minimum cumulative average of 75% to be considered for admission

Coming from a degree program

  • You have a completed degree or degree-related courses from a recognized college or university
  • Minimum cumulative average of 70% to be considered for admission
  • Subject requirements
    There are specific high school subject requirements per program. You may have completed the equivalent of these subject requirements through college or university coursework, which will be determined through review of your transcripts once you apply.
    Program and OUAC Code Subject Requirements

    Business (GDB)

    ENG4U  
    Any 4U math

    Early Childhood Studies (GHE) ENG4U
    Family and Community Social Services (GHF) ENG4U

    Justice Studies (GMP)

    ENG4U

    Media and Communication Studies (GMT)

    ENG4U

    Psychology (GMA)

    ENG4U

    If you have completed a general college diploma, you may have completed coursework that is equivalent to the grade 12 subject requirements. See a list of college course codes that have been determined to meet our subject requirements.

  • English proficiency
    You will be required to provide proof of English proficiency if English is not your first language and you have studied less than four years in an English language school (minimum high school level).
  • Understand your potential transfer credit
    Transcripts, in addition to course syllabi and other supporting documents, will be evaluated at the time of admission to determine potential transfer credit. Your completed postsecondary coursework will be assessed for relevance and credit awarded where applicable. A maximum of 5.0 credits for a two-year diploma (i.e., 1 year) and a maximum of 10.0 credits for a three-year diploma (i.e., 2 years). Please note, certificates are not eligible for transfer credit.

    An official Transfer Credit Assessment will be included with your offer of admission.

Applying

  • Application fees
    You will pay an OUAC application fee of $156 for your first three program choices and an assessment fee of $80. Each additional program choice is $50. If you remove a program choice and add a new one at the same university, there is no additional fee. Transcript processing fees may apply.
  • Rank your preference
    If you apply to more than one program at the University of Guelph-Humber, you can expect to receive only one offer of admission from the University. The highest ranked choice will be considered first. Only in the event that you are not admissible to your highest choice will your next choice be considered. If you want to reorder your UofGH program rankings, please revisit your application on the OUAC website.
  • Choose your program
    University of Guelph-Humber programs are listed under the University of Guelph section of the OUAC application. You can search the site using the OUAC program code, also.

    Please ensure that you select the correct OUAC code for your chosen program.

    Program Entry Point Course Code Application Deadline Document Deadline
    Business Fall (Sept. 2021) GDB May 1, 2021 June 1, 2021
    Early Childhood Studies Fall (Sept. 2021) GHE May 1, 2021 June 1, 2021
    Family and Community Social Services Fall (Sept. 2021) GHF May 1, 2021 June 1, 2021
    Justice Studies Fall (Sept. 2021) GMP May 1, 2021 June 1, 2021
    Media and Communication Studies Fall (Sept. 2021) GMT May 1, 2021 June 1, 2021
    Psychology Fall (Sept. 2021) GMA May 1, 2021 June 1, 2021
  • Submit documents
    You will need to submit documents to support your application. Once you apply, you’ll have access to WebAdvisor, our online student administration system, where you’ll find a list of documents to submit. Below is a general list as a guide for applicants.

Official transcripts (required)
You must request all Ontario college/university (in-progress and final) transcripts and high school transcripts through the OUAC online. A service fee does apply. We encourage you to send interim transcripts as early as possible to assist with your admission consideration. If needed, you may request the originating institution(s) send your official transcripts in a sealed envelope directly to the University.

You can also submit certain unofficial documents via the OUAC document upload service at the point of application. Students applying using the 105 application can view the required documents through their WebAdvisor account. Below is a sample of specific unofficial documents that can be submitted via the OUAC document upload service. The University will require official final documents to satisfy conditional offers of admission based on unofficial documents.

  • Unofficial transcripts - secondary and postsecondary
  • Unofficial exam results (i.e. IB, AP, SAT)
  • Unofficial language proficiency test results
  • Support letters
  • Unofficial Credential Evaluation (i.e. WES, ICAP)

Education Declaration (may be required)   
You can find the Education Declaration online. It is a form provided by the University to document your academic history. You will be notified on your WebAdvisor account if we require this form.

English proficiency (if applicable)
You will be required to provide proof of English proficiency if English is not your first language and you have studied less than four years in an English language school (minimum high school level).

Detailed course syllabi (if applicable)  
You will be notified on your WebAdvisor account if we require syllabi for transfer credit assessment purposes.

Supplemental information (optional)
You may choose to submit any additional documents, to support your application, outlining circumstances that may have impacted your academic performance.

Please submit all official required documents by June 1, 2021. Once all documentation has been received your application will be reviewed for admission. You are encouraged to apply and submit all required documents as soon as possible. Due to space limitations within programs, admission consideration cannot be guaranteed for applications and documents that are received after the deadline date.

Please allow ample time to collect all required documents. Obtaining items such as course syllabi or older transcripts may take longer than expected!

Hard copy documents should be delivered to:
Admission Services
University of Guelph-Humber
207 Humber College Blvd
Toronto, ON M9W 5L7

Please note: Documents submitted in support of an application become the property of the University and will not be returned. Documents are protected under Ontario provincial privacy legislation.

After Applying

  • Check your email!
    We’ll send you an acknowledgement email so you know your application has been received.

    You will get an email with a user ID and password to WebAdvisor and Gryph Mail. Use WebAdvisor, our online student administration system, to check your list of required documents and monitor what has been received. Set up your Gryph Mail to receive official emails from the University regarding your application and documents.

  • Submit documents
    Once we’ve received your application, we will email and mail you your account login and password to WebAdvisor, our online student administration system. Log in to WebAdvisor to check your list of required documents and monitor what has been received. Below is a general list as a guide for applicants. Send in any remaining required documents by the deadline.

Official transcripts (required)
You must request all Ontario college/university (in-progress and final) transcripts and high school transcripts through the OUAC online. A service fee does apply. We encourage you to send interim transcripts as early as possible to assist with your admission consideration. If needed, you may request the originating institution(s) send your official transcripts in a sealed envelope directly to the University.

You can also submit certain unofficial documents via the OUAC document upload service at the point of application. Students applying using the 105 application can view the required documents through their WebAdvisor account. Below is a sample of specific unofficial documents that can be submitted via the OUAC document upload service. The University will require official final documents to satisfy conditional offers of admission based on unofficial documents.

  • Unofficial transcripts - secondary and postsecondary
  • Unofficial exam results (i.e. IB, AP, SAT)
  • Unofficial language proficiency test results
  • Support letters
  • Unofficial Credential Evaluation (i.e. WES, ICAP)

Education Declaration (may be required)
A form provided by the University to document your academic history. You will be notified on your WebAdvisor account if we require this form.

English proficiency (if applicable)
You will be required to provide proof of English proficiency if English is not your first language and you have studied less than four years in an English language school (minimum high school level).Detailed course syllabi (may be required)

You will be notified on your WebAdvisor account if we require syllabi for transfer credit assessment purposes.

Supplemental information (optional)
Any additional documents you wish to submit to support your application outlining circumstances that may have impacted your academic performance.

Please submit all official required documents by June 1, 2021. Once all documents are received, your application will be reviewed for admission. You are encouraged to apply and submit all required documents as soon as possible. Applications and documents received after the deadline will be considered if space is available.

Please allow ample time to collect all required documents. Obtaining items such as course syllabi or older transcripts may take longer than expected!

Hard copy documents should be delivered to:
Admission Services
University of Guelph-Humber
207 Humber College Blvd
Toronto, ON M9W 5L7

  • Get an admission decision
    Applicants to most programs can expect to receive a decision approximately three to six weeks following the submission of all required official documents. Applicants to the Early Childhood Studies, Family and Community Social Services and Justice Studies can expect to receive an admission decision in June 2021. If you receive an offer of admission, the offer will be posted to your WebAdvisor and OUAC accounts, you will receive an email notification and an offer package will be sent to you by mail.

    Offer of admission
    Your offer package will include: an official offer of admission from the University of Guelph-Humber, scholarship details, your Transfer Credit Assessment, a program plan and information on how to apply for residence online. You can accept your offer of admission at ouac.on.ca up to the deadline indicated in your offer letter. 

    Transfer Credit Assessment
    Your Transfer Credit Assessment is an official document that outlines the credits you will receive from courses completed at other postsecondary institutions towards your credentials earned at the University of Guelph-Humber. Please review your assessment thoroughly. When you accept your offer of admission, you also accept and agree to the transfer credit outlined in your official Transfer Credit Assessment. 

    Vulnerable sector check/screening
    Depending on your Transfer Credit Assessment, the placement/internship component of your program can begin as early as your first semester at the University. You may be required to complete a Vulnerable Sector Screening before your placement/internship begins. Visit our Placement Services page for additional details.

  • Make a financial plan for your education
    Check out our scholarships and resources that can assist you with managing the financial side of university.
  • Apply for residence
    If you have received an offer of admission, you are eligible to apply for residence. Residence operates on a first come, first served basis; therefore, you are encouraged to apply as soon as possible (after you receive an offer). Applications start being accepted for fall, February 1, 2021. Please check your offer package for more details. The deadline to apply to residence for students starting in fall 2021 is June 1, 2021.
     
  • Learn more about our community
    Our small size works to your advantage. You have easy access to people and services that support your success. The best way to learn more is to participate in one of our events. You can also take a look through our website to learn about Academic Advisors, Career and Placement Services, and campus life.

    Any questions? Call us at 416.798.1331 ext. 6056 or email info@guelphhumber.ca.