Online Courses & Online Degree

Lakehead University is pleased to offer you a comprehensive assortment of flexible web-based courses that will allow you to further your education in a way that fits your life! Lakehead University is proud to offer two undergraduate degree programs that can be completed solely online: BA (General) and BA (History)

General Admission Requirements

The General Admission Requirements for individuals interested in completing one or two courses are based upon the applicant's academic background. For example, if you last attended high school, you will need to satisfy the high school or mature student general admission requirements found here. If you last attended a university (including Lakehead), you will need to satisfy the university transfer student general admission requirements found here

Course Availability

For a complete listing of available courses, including online courses, please refer to our course timetables. Please note that some courses are restricted to certain programs, or require certain prerequisite courses to be completed. Be sure to check each course for restrictions by clicking on the course title in the course timetables.

How to Apply

To apply to Lakehead University, you will need to apply here: Lakehead University Undergraduate Application Form. Once on the application:

  1. Choose the option "I want to apply for an undergraduate program and study on a part-time basis
  2. Select the program that you would like to complete and the entry point
  3. Complete the application

Mail copies of your final official transcripts to: 

Lakehead University 
Enrolment Services - Undergraduate Admissions
955 Oliver Road 
Thunder Bay, ON 

To expedite the process, you can upload unofficial copies of your documents to your myInfo account. We may be able to extend you a conditional Offer of Admission based on your uploaded documents. The document upload function is located in your myInfo account under the Applicant tab.