CUDO 2016: Section B - Admission

B1 - Applicants and Registrants by Program, 2015

Full time, first year applicants and registrants in first entry programs by type and program.

ProgramAttended an Ontario Secondary School in the previous yearAll Others (Non-Secondary School)Total
Arts/Humanities/Social Science   
Total applicants (first choice)8663149
Total registrants (first choice)354075
Total applications (all choices)383178561
Total registrants (all choices)5251103
Total applicants (first choice)13760197
Total registrants (first choice)771996
Total applications (all choices)586189775
Total registrants (all choices)10928137
Commerce/Mgmt/Business Admin   
Total applicants (first choice)9773170
Total registrants (first choice)424284
Total applications (all choices)538166704
Total registrants (all choices)7149120
Total applicants (first choice)14651197
Total registrants (first choice)8724111
Total applications (all choices)599114713
Total registrants (all choices)13330163
Phys/Health Ed/Recreation   
Total applicants (first choice)7426100
Total registrants (first choice)382159
Total applications (all choices)33590425
Total registrants (all choices)652691
Engineering & Applied Science   
Total applicants (first choice)102138240
Total registrants (first choice)452873
Total applications (all choices)438315753
Total registrants (all choices)7939118
Fine & Applied Arts   
Total applicants (first choice)**8
Total registrants (first choice)000
Total applications (all choices)19625
Total registrants (all choices)000
Total applicants (first choice)422062
Total registrants (first choice)22**
Total applications (all choices)12743170
Total registrants (all choices)27**
Total applicants (first choice)**10
Total registrants (first choice)**6
Total applications (all choices)16925
Total registrants (all choices)6**
Total applicants (first choice)111146257
Total registrants (first choice)522678
Total applications (all choices)389418807
Total registrants (all choices)10352155
Social Work   
Total applicants (first choice)6735102
Total registrants (first choice)391453
Total applications (all choices)23283315
Total registrants (all choices)541872
Other Degrees   
Total applicants (first choice)563591
Total registrants (first choice)292251
Total applications (all choices)35577432
Total registrants (all choices)572986

Source: OUAC

NOTE: To ensure confidentiality, cell counts less-than or equal-to 5 are suppressed and displayed as " * ".  If one cell in a row is suppressed, the total is rounded to the nearest 3. If the total is already a multiple of 3, the number stays the same.


B2 - Program Undergraduate Admission Requirements

The following URL will link you to OUAC's eINFO, which will provide you with general information on universities' programs, including admission requirements:

For more detailed Lakehead information, and up-to-date policy on admission requirements:

Lakehead University Admission Requirements

Lakehead University Student Awards and Financial Aid

B3 - Secondary School Averages of Full-Time, First Year Students, Fall 2015

The following tables show the percentage of full-time, first year students by average range and program.  Averages are based on final grades for Grade 12 university destination courses.

 Percent with entering average of… 
Program / Entering Average95%+Between 90% and 94%Between 85% and 89%Between 80% and 84%Between 75% and 79%Between 70% and 74%Below 70%Overall Average
Business & Commerce*8.5%16.9%19.7%*14.1%14.1%78.9%
Physical Education*9.4%10.9%17.2%*17.2%10.9%79.1%
Fine Artsn/an/an/an/an/an/an/an/a
Social Work**13.5%25.0%26.9%15.4%*79.3%
Other Degrees**10.5%21.1%24.6%15.8%19.3%77.6%

Source: OUAC

NOTE: To ensure confidentiality, cell counts less-than or equal-to 5 are suppressed and displayed as " * ".

B4 - Application Fees

The following chart shows 2016-17 application fees charged by OUAC.

Fee Type101 Secondary School105 Non-Secondary
Additional choices$50.00$50.00
Application (if outside Canada)$150.00$166.00

Note: The 'application' fee applies to the initial three (3) university/program choices.   The 'additional choices' fee must be paid for each university/program choice beyond the initial three (3).

For secondary school (101) applicants, click here for institution/program specific application fees:  

Lakehead U Program Information for 101s

OUAC 101 Applicant Information

For non-secondary (105) applicants , click here for institution/program specific application fees:  

OUAC 105 Applicant Information

Source:  OUAC


B5 - Admission in Winter, Spring, Summer Terms

Are first-time, first-year students accepted for terms other than the fall?

Source: Individual Institutions


B6 - Deferred Admission

Does your institution allow students to postpone enrolment after admission?If yes, maximum period of postponement:
Yesone (1) year

Source: Individual Institutions


Visit the Council of Ontario Universities for similar information on other Ontario universities.