Courses required for admission
- Chemistry 30
- Biology 30
- Math 30-1*
- English 30-1
- One approved 30 level course
The approximate average for new applicants is low to mid-80s, calculated over the five courses listed above. Kinesiology has a limited number of spaces available. Applicants are admitted based on academic performance, until enrolment maximum is reached.
*Biomechanics, and Exercise and Health Physiology majors, require a minimum of 70 per cent in Math 30-1
*Biomechanics majors require Math 31 (calculus) and Physics 30 is recommended but will not be counted in the calculation for incoming average.
Step-by-step guide to apply
We make it easy to apply at the University of Calgary.
If you are transferring from another program, you will need the following:
- The admission requirements and courses listed to the left.
- Competitive GPA for the year to which you apply.
Please note: You must have completed a minimum of 12 units by the end of fall in the year of application. GPA is calculated on your most recent 12 to 30 units.
If you self-identify as Indigenous (First Nations, Métis, or Inuit) on your application form, you automatically receive consideration under the Indigenous admissions process, if needed. Learn more.
If you are not a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident and you want to study in Canada, you are considered an international student. For admission and language requirements, Learn more.