(a) Meet the deadlines as outlined in section A.3 (Deadline Dates for Undergraduate Admission).
Summer Term (Spring/Summer Intersession) courses completed in the year of application will not be considered.
(b) Admission is competitive and seats are limited. Students must have completed at least 24 units by the end of the Winter Term in the year of application (12 units completed by the end of the Fall Term) of which a minimum of 12 units must be from the following courses corresponding to the major applied to.
Biomedical Sciences Major
Biology 241, 243, Chemistry 201, 203, Mathematics 249 (or 265), Physics 211 (or 221), 223
Biology 241, 243, Computer Science 231 (or 217), 233 (or 219), Mathematics 265 (249), 267, Chemistry 201, 203
Health and Society Major
Biology 241, 243, Health and Society 201, any 200-level 3-unit English course, Psychology 200, 201, Sociology 201, Anthropology 203, Geography 254, Economics 201*, 203*, any 200-level Political Science course, Community Rehabilitation 205, 207
*Students considering the Health Economics concentration in the BHSc Honours are strongly encouraged to complete both Economics 201 and 203, as they are prerequisites for most 300-level Economics courses.
(c) Applications will only be accepted electronically. The supplementary application is to be submitted online.
(d) All applicants will be informed of their status through the applicant's Student Centre at my.ucalgary.ca.
(e) BHSc applicants will be reviewed once a completed application (transcripts and supplementary application) has been received. Incomplete files will not be reviewed. It is to the applicant's advantage to apply for admission and submit all necessary transcripts, including the supplementary information, as early as possible.
(f) Transfer students who are admitted must take all required courses except for Medical Science 203 and 205, which will each be replaced with an open option.