Note: Since the Laurentian University is a bilingual university, the information it has provided is in either English or French, based on the language of the program.

Language Requirements

The minimum number of years required to waive requirements is 3 years of full-time, senior-level studies at an English-language high school. A 4U English is also required.

4U English in the place of a test is acceptable if you are a Canadian citizen or permanent resident who successfully completed 4U English and meets all other entrance requirements.

Score Notes
Minimum TOEFL Score 88 iBT; 230 CBT; 570 PBT
Minimum IELTS Score 6.5
Minimum CAEL Score 70, with 60 in writing proficiency
PTE (Pearson Test of English) Minimum score: 60
Other Test Scores

Minimum Cambridge English Proficiency grade of “C”.

Three years of full-time, senior-level studies in an English-language high school or postsecondary institution (official documents required; evaluated on an individual basis; at the Admissions Committee's discretion).

Must complete the Laurentian English for Academic Preparation program.

Students without a score can register for the Laurentian English for Academic Preparation program.