Macdonald Campus Freshman/Foundation Year Program

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Are you passionate about the environment, sustainability, plants, animals, agriculture, and helping people? Let us help you get started on the path to your future.

If you are arriving from a high school system (outside of the Quebec CEGEP system), you will enter the Macdonald Campus Freshman/Foundation Year Program.  This program delivers the core science courses that will serve as a foundation for your chosen major.  Dedicated educators and advisors will be there to support you and ensure a smooth transition to all aspects of university life, while providing the necessary tools to help you navigate your choices ahead.  The Freshman/Foundation Year Program will help you reach your potential and become a confident and successful learner.  We are here to help you make the most of your first year university experience.

Before you arrive


The first year experience

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