Program Information

School: Wilfrid Laurier University
Faculty: Faculty of Science
Degree: Bachelor; Co-op; Honours
Field of Study: Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Description: Our integrative approach to biology emphasizes commonalities of life principles, forms, functions and processes from the molecular level to the biosphere. We offer both a Bachelor of Arts (BA) and a Bachelor of Science (BSc).

Our BSc program provides a firm foundation in biology, as well as in chemistry and math, preparing you for graduate work in biology or for professional post-degree programs in environmental sciences or the health sciences.

URL: Biology (BSc) at Wilfrid Laurier University
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $22,956

Domestic fees range from $6,536–$9,150
International fees range from $22,956–$26,172

Careers: Biologists

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 75 to 76
Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade12 Advanced Functions 
  •  Grade12 Biology 
  •  Grade12 Chemistry 

Applicants are required to have an admission range of mid 70s, English, Chemistry and Advanced Functions at 60%, and Biology at 70%. Biology and Mathematics also requires Calculus and Vectors at 60%. All prerequisite courses are calculated in admission average.

Test Scores:

  • Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 70] or Michigan English Language Assessment Battery [min. 85] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 83]