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Students transferring from Erindale and Scarborough Colleges must follow the
degree requirements in the
St. George Campus Calendar. For example: the St. George Campus Distribution
Requirements must be
Candidates with acceptable standing at other universities, or at other
Faculties or Schools of this University
including Scarborough College, may be considered for admission with transfer
credit provided that the
content of the studies for which credit is sought is equivalent to that of
courses offered by the Faculty. The
Faculty grants a maximum of five transfer credits to students who have
completed the requirements for a
degree or diploma. Otherwise a maximum of ten transfer credits will be granted.
Regardless of the number of transfer credits granted, at least two of the three
300+series courses required
for a B.A. or B.Sc., and five of the six 300+series courses required for an
Honours degree must be completed
with a passing mark in this Faculty.
Newly admitted students have one year from the date of their transfer credit
assessment, or from the date of
their first registration in the Faculty, whichever is later, to request a
reassessment or adjustment. The same
time limit applies to all departmental interviews.
Students restricted to a reduced course load on admission may not take more
than 3.5 courses in the Winter
Session and a maximum of 2.0 courses in the Summer Session. If these students
wish to transfer to full-time
studies, they may apply through their College Registrar after the session in
which they pass at least 4 courses
in the Faculty with a cumulative Grade Point Average of 2.50. (Transfer credits
are not counted.)
Candidates who have attended other universities, or other Faculties or Schools
of this University including
Scarborough College, and who do not meet the Faculty's requirements for
admissions may on appeal be
admitted "on probation." The academic requirements that must be met by students
admitted "on probation"
are the same as those required of students who encounter academic difficulties
while registered in the
Faculty. Refer to Section Six, Rules and Regulations, in this Calendar.
Special Students are registered in the Faculty but are not proceeding towards a
degree offered by the Faculty.
Most Special Students have completed degree studies and are taking further
courses for their own purposes,
including admission to graduate studies. Students admitted as degree students
cannot become Special
students unless they have completed an Honours or Four Year degree, or are
returning to the Faculty as
Visiting students on a Letter of Permission from another institution. To apply
for admission as a Special
Student contact Admissions and Awards, 315 Bloor Street, Toronto M5S 1A3
Eligible candidates who hold a post-secondary degree, or who have completed the
requirements for a degree
or diploma from other Faculties or Schools of this University including
Scarborough College or from other
universities, are offered admission as Special Students. Upon completion of
four credits in the Faculty of
Arts and Science, they may apply for degree status.
Students with valid Letters of Permission from other accredited North American
universities but with no
previous Arts and Science registrations may register in the Faculty as Visiting
Students at Woodsworth
College, taking courses for transfer credit at their own home university.
Visiting Student status does not
imply acceptance as either a student proceeding towards a degree or a Special
deadlines: Summer Session Term I: March 15, 1997; Term II: June 27, 1997.
Deadlines may be extended.
For further information contact Woodsworth College, University of Toronto,
Toronto M5S 1A9 (978-4444).
Students previously registered in the Faculty of Arts and Science should
re-register as Special Students at
their original college.
Candidates at least twenty-one years of age who are Canadian citizens or
permanent residents of Canada and
who do not hold the published admission requirements, and who have been
residents in Ontario for at least
one year, may apply for admission as non-matriculants. They must present proof
of age, and must complete,
with high standing, at least one of the Pre-University courses offered by
Woodsworth College. All
candidates should consult Admissions and Awards concerning their eligibility to
qualify as a non-
matriculant through the Pre-University Program. Further information on the
Pre-University Program is also
available by contacting Woodsworth College, University of Toronto, Toronto M5S
Canadian citizens or permanent residents of Canada who are at least sixty-five
years of age by the first day
of the term, may register in the Faculty at Erindale or Woodsworth Colleges as
part-time Special Students.
They do not have to meet the academic requirements for admission. Applicants
should contact Woodsworth
College at 978-2411 (or Erindale College at 905-828-5399) for admission and
tuition fee information.
Students previously registered in this Faculty who wish to return after an
absence must submit a Request for
Re-registration Form (charge: $24.00) through their College Registrar.
Re-registration is necessary for
previous students who have not registered in the Faculty in two or more
sessions (Winter or Summer)
preceding the session for which they intend to re-register.
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