1. Explore

To learn more about the Health Studies program, we encourage you to request a one-on-one appointment with an advisor, review planning worksheets, and check out the schedule of virtual information sessions. Here are a few links to help you get started:

Before applying to the program, we encourage you to also explore the program overview page, including the degree requirements for this major.

2. Review: Admission requirements

Before applying, applicants must complete a minimum of 30-quarter credits including:

  • 2 English Composition courses (10 credits)
  • 5 credits of Reasoning (RSN) (Introduction to Statistics preferred)
  • 10 credits in each Area of Inquiry (A&H, SSc, NSc)
  • Transfer applicants must also have satisfied all university admission requirements.
  • Transfer applications for who are not native English speakers must provide English Language Proficiency.

3. Plan: Entry terms, deadlines, & decisions

Apply to the Health Studies program in an upcoming Autumn, Winter, or Spring quarter.

Entry QuarterQuarter BeginsApplication OpensDeadline – InternalDeadline – TransferDecision
SpringMarchDecember 1February 1February 1February
AutumnSeptemberApril 1June 1 *

*Extended for Autumn 2024 to July 1
June 1*

*Extended for Autumn 2024 to July 1
WinterJanuarySeptember 1October 10October 25November

Applications are reviewed once they are complete. The review process can take 3-4 weeks after the application deadline.

Updated January 2024