Applying to Lakehead

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How to apply to Lakehead will be based on your applicant type. Before starting the application process, be sure to refer to Admission Requirements & Application Details for more specific information. 

For Full-Time Undergraduate Studies:

If you wish to study on a full-time basis, apply here: Ontario Universities' Application CentreIf you are unsure which application form you should be completing, use the 'Select an Application' tool to help guide you to the correct application type.  

For International Students Interested in Full-time or Part-time Studies:

If you are an international student interested in full-time or part-time studies, you can apply directly to Lakehead University by using the following application form: Lakehead University Undergraduate ApplicationIf you are interested in applying to the One-Year Honours Bachelor of Social Work program or the Two-Year Bachelor of Education program, you can apply using the Ontario Universities' Application Centre  

For International Students Applying Via an Approved Agency or Pathway Partner For Full-Time Undergraduate Studies: 

If you are an international student applying via an approved agency or pathway partner for full-time studies, you can apply directly to Lakehead University by using the following application form: Lakehead University Undergraduate Application  

For Returning Lakehead Students Interested in Completing Undergraduate Studies: 

If you previously studied at Lakehead and wish to return, apply here: Lakehead University Undergraduate Application

For Applicants Interested in Completing Part-Time Undergraduate Studies: 

If you plan to study on a part-time basis, apply here: Lakehead University Undergraduate Application

For Applicants Interested in Completing Graduate Studies: 

All applicants interested in graduate level studies can apply here: Graduate Studies 

Application Fees

The following outlines the different application fees:

Lakehead University Undergraduate Application:

Application Fee:

  • $30.00 for Canadian citizens and permanent residents 
  • $135.00 (CAD) for international applicants
  • Certain programs are exempt from the application fee (i.e. Letter of Permission) 

Document Evaluation Fee:

  • $55.00 (CAD) for all applicants who have completed post-secondary studies 

Ontario Universities' Application Centre Base Application Fees (2018 Cycle):

  • Ontario High School Students (Undergrad 101): $150.00 (CAD)
  • Other Full-Time Undergraduate Students* (Undergrad 105 ): $156.00 (CAD)
    • There is a document evaluation fee of $55 for all applicants who have completed post-secondary studies
    • *Exceptions include applications to Teacher Education (TEAS) and Law (OLSAS)
  • Teacher Education Applicants (TEAS): $156.00 (CAD) plus $55.00 (CAD) Document Evaluation Fee
  • Law Applicants (OLSAS): $200.00 (CAD) plus a $100 University Fee (CAD)

For a full listing of OUAC fees, please click here