Requirements for Canadian Students
The minimum requirement for admission to any post-secondary program is an Ontario Secondary School Diploma or an Ontario Secondary School Graduation Diploma or equivalent, or mature student status. A number of programs have specific requirements in addition to this basic standard.
Requirements for International Students
International applicants must provide proof of academic standing equivalent to the Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD). The following certificates are acceptable for admission:
1. Hong Kong Certificate of Education with credit in five academic subjects or pass standing in six academic subjects.
2. Chinese University or Hong Kong Entrance Examination with passes in five academic subjects.
3. For England, Asian countries, the West Indies, and Africa, the General Certificate of Education with grades of A, B, C or 1, 2, 3 in five academic subjects at the "O" or ordinary level.
For some programs, there may be selective admission requirements such as a high school credit in mathematics.
All instruction within the College is in English. In order to be successful in a program, speaking, listening comprehension, reading and writing skills must be at a level sufficient to meet the demands of post-secondary studies.
All applicants to Loyalist College whose first language is not English, or whose previous education has been conducted in another language, will be expected to provide an English proficiency assessment.
For details visit http://www.loyalistcollege.com/international
Procedure for Canadian Students
Students should submit a completed application and transcript to Ontario College Application Services (OCAS) at www.ontariocolleges.ca. The application service will send your application to the colleges you have chosen. You may be asked to complete questionnaires, provide portfolios, attend interviews, and/or take part in testing or information sessions. The application processing fee is $95.00. The application fee is payable to OCAS. The preferential deadline for full-time diploma programs beginning in September is February 1.
For further information see: www.ontariocolleges.ca
Procedure for International Students
An international applicant is a person wishing to study in Canada who is neither a Canadian citizen nor a permanent resident as defined by the current Immigration Act. The mature student clause does not apply to international student applicants.
International students may apply through the Ontario College Application Service (www.ontariocolleges.ca) OR they may apply directly to the college by submitting their application package to:
Wallbridge-Loyalist Road, P.O. Box 4200
Belleville, Ontario K8N 5B9, Canada
There is a $150.00 CAD non-refundable application fee (includes document evaluation), which is payable to Loyalist College by certified cheque, credit card, money order or bank draft. Personal cheques are not accepted.
Any transcripts not in English or French should be translated into English. Applicants should provide word-for-word translations of all documents in the same format as the original. All records (official certificates and transcripts) of your high school, college and university education must be sent with your application form. These records must include the original copies or certified “true” copies in the original language and the English translation.
The following information should be returned to Loyalist College:
- completed international student application form
- Original or certified “true” copies of all transcripts, and certificates
- English Proficiency Score (if English is not your first language)
- International Student Application Fee
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