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Preparing for First Year

Application sessions will be available to assist Preliminary Year students applying to year 1 undergraduate programs in October of each academic year.

Year 1 Undergraduate Applications for Western Main Campus and the Western Affiliated Campuses (Brescia, Kings, Huron)

Students wishing to apply to the Affiliated Campuses of Western (Brescia, Kings, Huron) will be able to do so through the Preliminary Year Advisor via an internal application. Please do not apply to Brescia, Kings or Huron using OUAC.

Student wishing to apply to Western University (Main Campus) will need to do so through the Ontario University Application Center (OUAC).

Year 1 Undergraduate Applications for other Universities

Students wishing to apply to an Ontario University must do so via the Ontario Universities Application Center (OUAC). Students will be assessed for admission on a case by case basis. Students are encouraged to contact the Admissions Office at their university of interest for specific admission processes and requirements. 

Preliminary Year Agreements with Universities

The Preliminary Year Program at Brescia has specific agreements for students wishing the attend the following institutions:

  • Bishop’s University
  • Mount Allison
  • Ontario Tech University (Engineering)