Newfoundland and Labrador

Admission requirements

As a current Canadian high school applicant residing in Newfoundland and Labrador, you must meet our general admissions requirements. If you do not meet these requirements, you may be eligible for one of our upgrading or pathway programs.

Acceptable courses for admission vary by province and territory curriculum. Acceptable courses for Newfoundland and Labrador are listed in the chart below. 

Subject* Courses (one of)
Required English
(one of)
English 3201
English 4201
Required Academic Math
(one of)
Math 3204
Math 3205
Math 3207
Academic Math 3201
Advanced Math 3200
Intro to Calculus 3208


Required Pre-calculus
(one of)

Math 3207
Advanced Math 3200
Intro to Calculus 3208

*Depending on your program of interest you will require Academic English and either Academic Math or Pre-calculus Math.

International Baccalaureate

We will also review credentials obtained from the International Baccalaureate (IB) program. Dalhousie may also award university credit for selected IB Higher Level (HL) courses. 

Advanced Placement

Students who have taken courses as a part of the Advanced Placement (AP) program may be eligible for university transfer credits towards their program. 


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