Apply to Write a Special Exam

If you decide to apply to write a Special Exam, you are encouraged to thoroughly review the criteria for Special Exams and the regulations to see if you may qualify.

To apply, Request to Write a Special Exam in myInfo. Please ensure you are adhering to the deadline dates to ensure you will be considered. 

As part of your request, you will also need to indicate where you plan to write the Special Exam should you be approved. The exam locations are either the Thunder Bay or Orillia campus. If you cannot write the special examination at either campus, one of the following approved Canadian examination locations below may be chosen as an alternate location. However, Lakehead reserves the right to require that the exam be written at one of our campuses. 

Atikokan
Beardmore
Belleville
Blind River
Big Trout Lake
Calgary
Chapleau
Cochrane
Dryden
Ear Falls
Elliot Lake
Espanola
Fort Frances
Geraldton
Guelph
Halifax
Haliburton
Hearst

Hamilton
Ignace
Iroquois Falls
Kapuskasing
Kenora
Kingston
Longlac
London
Manitouwadge
Mississauga
Marathon
Mattawa
Nipigon
Oshawa
Parry Sound
Peterborough
Pickle Lake
Pembroke

Red Lake
Rainy River
St Catharine's
Sandy Lake
Sioux Lookout
Sault Ste. Marie
S. Porcupine
Sudbury
Toronto
Terrace Bay
Vancouver
Victoria
Wawa
Winnipeg
Windsor
White River
Waterloo
Yellowknife

You will be notified by your Lakehead email if you are approved to write a Special Exam for the course(s) in which you meet the criteria and regulations for your program/faculty.