Transferring into Computer Science

Students who wish to transfer to Computer Science from another Faculty or program should submit an application via My UVic application.

Program Entry Date        Application Deadline

May                                  March 31

September                        April 15 (September 2024 only)

January                            September 30

Minimum Admission Requirements: 

  • Successful completion of CSC 110 or CSC 111, CSC 115 or 116, MATH 100 or MATH 109, and MATH 101;
  • A minimum grade of “C” in all program required CSC, SENG and MATH courses;
  • A minimum C+ average (3.0/9.0) on your most recent 12 units; and
  • Good academic standing.
Limitation of Enrolment:

Enrolment in any course or degree program may be limited by the availability of staff and resources.  Applicants who meet the minimum academic requirements are not guaranteed admission to any program.

Minimum Grade Requirements:

Effective January 1, 2019, students joining the Department of Computer Science must obtain (or have obtained) at least a ‘C’ grade in all required Computer Science, Software Engineering, Mathematics, Statistics and English courses completed at UVic or elsewhere.  If a grade less than ‘C’ is earned, the course will not count towards degree completion and the student must re-take the course.