General Admission Requirements
To meet the General Admission Requirements to Lakehead as a student that has been home schooled, you will need the following:
- Program-Specific Prerequisite courses;
- A minimum 70%* overall final average
*Higher averages may be required for admission to programs in which the demand for places by qualified applicants exceeds the supply of available spaces.
Lakehead University will consider applicants for 'conditional' admission upon successful completion of the General Admission Requirements. Applicants are encouraged to apply when the application opens.
Should your academic background not reflect your true potential for success, the Academic Support Access Program acts as an entryway for students whose academic average falls slightly below the required admission average. Applicants are automatically considered for admission to the Academic Support Access Program, subject to program eligibility.
Please note: To be considered for a direct from high school entrance scholarship students must complete the SAT before beginning at Lakehead University.