Admission Requirements & Application Details for Returning Lakehead Students
Note: If you are a currently registered student at Lakehead University wishing to change program, you do not need to officially reapply to the university (some exceptions apply - see below). To change your program, please submit a Program Change through myInfo.
Exceptions: If you are interested in Nursing, Visual Arts, Music, Engineering or Social Work - please submit the Ontario Universities' Application Centre
General Admission Requirements
To be considered for admission as a Returning Lakehead Student, you must have previously been admitted, registered for and attended Lakehead University classes. In other words, you:
- Attended Lakehead University and successfully completed university-level course work,
- Meet Lakehead University's regulations,
- Satisfy the Program-Specific Prerequisite courses for your program(s) of choice, and
- Achieved a minimum overall average of 60%.
Note: 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.