Admissions Profile

Fall 2016 admissions*

  Undergraduate/Professional Continuing Education Graduate
Applicants 33,460 1,798 12,057
Offers 15,486 1,442 4,224
Entering Class 6,467 982 2,483

Entering class by region **

  Undergraduate/Professional   Continuing Education   Graduate Studies  
Quebec 2,686 41.5% 500 50.9% 1,129 45.5%
Canada 1,695 26.2% 46 4.7% 462 18.6%
USA 732 11.3% 27 2.7% 170 6.8%
Overseas 1,343 20.8% 353 35.9% 707 28.5%
-Not reported 11 0.2% 56 5.7% 15 0.6%
Total 6,467 100.0% 982 100.0% 2,483 100.0%

Undergraduate entering class by admissions unit

Undergraduate/Professional Admissions Applicants Registered Students
Arts 11,660 2,048
Interfaculty, B.A. & Sc. 2,954 144
Education 2,240 454
Engineering 6,991 712
Management 6,495 625
Nursing 1,257 273
Phys & Occ Therapy 788 85
Science 10,560 1,163
Agric Environ Sci 2,470 424
Dentistry 690 38
Law 1,337 183
Medicine 2,450 181
Music 552 137
Total Undergraduate*** 33,460 6,467

Median Entrance Grade and Test Scores for new registrants, where available

These scores vary year to year, depending on number of applicants, how many applicants accept their offers, and capacity of programs. Averages are calculated based on admissions practice that may vary from year to year.

  Median**** # of records
Quebec CEGEP r-score 30.0 1910
Ontario high school - Grade 12 92.8% 803
Other Canadian high school - Grade 12 93.4% 544
U.S. high school - S.A.T. Critical Reading 700 285
U.S. high school - S.A.T. Math 690 285
U.S. high school - S.A.T. Writing 710 285
U.S. high school - ACT composite 31 379

(****50% of scores of registered students were less than or equal to this score)

Source: szraads1, szraads2, szraads4, szraquts, szraquav Fall 2016

*Includes degrees, certificates, diplomas; Excludes special, visiting and exchange students
**Based on high school/college of applicant.
***Total is not the sum of the rows, as applicants are counted only once in total, even if they applied to more than one admissions unit.