How to Apply

U of G's Nine Application Steps

You can follow the following steps to properly apply to the University of Guelph. If you have any questions about the process please contact our team at!

  1. Explore our Programs of Study and check the program-specific admission information and required courses.

  2. Check English Proficiency and Country Specific Requirements.

  3. Check to see if your program is offered at the University of Guelph (main campus), or if it is an Associate Diploma offered at the Ridgetown campus.

  4. Fill in and submit the appropriate Application Form along with your fee.

  5. Submit the appropriate high school transcripts and other required documentation to An official transcript must be sent directly by your high school, Examination Board or governing body only if you are admitted. Some programs have supplemental forms.

  6. Submit English Proficiency test scores to IELTS scores may be scanned and verified on-site. All other test scores must be sent officially.

  7. You are encouraged to submit the Student Profile Form.

  8. Check your WebAdvisor account for documents that are outstanding.

  9. All international students attending the University of Guelph must have a valid Study Permit. Contact Canadian Immigration regarding visa procedures at Our DLI# is O19305391192. For additional support, contact our International Student Advisors at: