Requirements & deadlines

Whether you're coming from high school, transferring from college/university, or visiting from another institution, start by finding out your undergraduate admission requirements.

Students interested in our graduate programs should visit the Faculty of Graduate Studies website.

English proficiency

All applicants to UVic are required to demonstrate an understanding of the English language prior to admission.

Contact us for more information

  • Email LeAnne Golinsky at  for engineering admissions information.
  • Email Sue Butler at  for computer science admissions information.

Canadian and international students interested in our undergraduate programs are encouraged to connect with the UVic recruiter in your area to get started.

Computer Science


Grade 11

Social Studies
An approved science*

Social Studies
Grade 12 English
An approved science*
Another approved academic course*
Another approved academic course***

* For a complete list of approved science and approved academic courses, see the UVic admissions site.
** We require a minimum of 73% in this course
*** We recommend Grade 12 Chemistry for this course

Your admission average is calculated based only on the listed Grade 12 courses.

Admission cut-offs in recent years have been 70%-80%. For more details, including admission requirements for applicants from other provinces and countries, see the UVic admissions site.

  • February 28 - Early application deadline for high school students
  • March 31 - Entrance scholarship deadline
  • April 30 - Final deadline for BEng and BSEng applicants
  • May 15 - Final deadline for BSc Computer Science applicants

General information about undergraduate program deadlines.

Graduate program deadlines are specific to departments and programs.