General Admission Requirements

  • Applicants must present the complete CAPE diploma (six units) offered by the Caribbean Examinations Council
  • Prerequisite courses should be presented at the CAPE level. Some programs may consider excellent CSEC or Ordinary Level results for fulfilling a prerequisite.
  • If you will be writing your CAPE examinations this academic year, you will be considered for a provisional offer of admission.

Applicants must complete the complete diploma (six units) with CAPE-level subjects that include:

Admission Category
Required Subjects
Computer Science
English, Calculus
Life Sciences
English, Calculus
Mathematical and Physical Sciences
English, Calculus
Rotman Commerce
English, Calculus
Social Sciences
  • Some programs may require additional high school subjects as prerequisites for specific courses in first year or for entry into a specific program in second year: Visit the individual program pages to find out which high school courses are required


Transfer Credit

  • If you have taken CAPE subjects, you may be eligible for transfer credit - more information will be provided at the time of admission


English Language Proficiency

  • The Faculty of Arts & Science offers the International Foundation Program, a new option for students who wish to attend U of T but whose English skills do not meet the University's entrance requirements


Ranking the Colleges

  • Every Faculty of Arts & Science, University of Toronto St. George student is a member of one of seven colleges
  • Selecting a college is a personal decision unrelated to program choice
  • College ranking is a step on the application, so be sure to learn more about each of the colleges


Application Details and Next Steps Information


Learn more about the Faculty of Arts & Science by reading our Viewbook


First Year