University description (as per official university website)
Western is among Canada's leading research-intensive universities and provides the nation's best student experience. We offer over 200 different programs in 12 faculties and more than 90 first-year courses.
While considering Western for your undergraduate degree:
Explore our Undergraduate programs by faculty.
View our Student Services.
Visit our beautiful campus or take a Virtual Tour.
Explore our Residence Services.
Review the admission requirements.
Check your application deadlines.
Complete required Supplementary Program or Scholarship Application Forms.
Submit your application.
If you have applied to Western...
If you have applied to Western, you will receive an Acknowledgement Letter from the admissions office. This letter will request transcripts, grade reports and/or other documents that we will need in order to make an admissions decision. This letter contains very important information such as your student ID. Please keep this letter in a safe place.
After you receive the letter:
Contact the schools listed on the Acknowlegement Letter to request that official transcripts be sent to our office. If possible, please have your school(s) include our Admissions Routing Slip.
Prepare the requested forms and make arrangements for any other evaluations (such as an English Proficiency Test ) required by the admissions office.
Check your Student Centre Account to see when the requested material arrives.
Check your application status at OUAC to see if you have an admissions decision.
The admissions office will also send you correspondence via mail to let you know if you have been admitted.
If you have been admitted to Western - Congratulations!
Your offer of admission can be viewed online in two places: the Student Services site and the OUAC website. If you see that you have an offer on either of these websites but have not already received your offer package, you will be receiving one shortly via mail.
After you have received your offer:
Accept your full-time offer through OUAC. If you have received a part-time offer, you do not need to accept it through the OUAC.
Visit our Student Financial Services website to find out more about tuition deposits, financial aid, scholarships and busaries.
Explore the residence and housing options available to Western students.
Be sure you have activated your Western Personal Computer Account and can access the Student Center.
Are you preparing for Western?
Now that you have been admitted and accepted your offer of admission...
Activate your personal Western email account.
Determine when your tuition and residence fees are due.
Register for Summer Academic Orientation if you are a first year, full-time student coming from a high school.
If you not coming directly from a high school, you must discuss your course selection with an academic counsellor in the Faculty you have chosen.
Get your textbook list at The Bookstore.
Learn about Western's services and community.