The personal information collected on this application will be used by the University of Guelph for making decisions
related to graduate admissions.
Applicants are required to certify the following statement:
I hereby certify that all information in this application is accurate and complete, including my declaration of
citizenship and status in Canada and my full legal name. I hereby acknowledge and agree that the university may
collect, use and disclose personal information about me (including the information on this application) to confirm the
accuracy of the information on this application.
If I apply to a program offered jointly with a secondary institution, I consent to the disclosure of my personal and
academic information by the University to that secondary institution.
I understand that I may have to provide documentation at some future date to substantiate such information and
that any inaccurate or incomplete information may result in the cancellation or delay of my admission or
Protection of Privacy
We are committed to protecting your privacy. Personal information that you provide to the University is collected
under the authority of the University of Guelph Act (sections 11 & 13), 1964. It is collected for the purpose of
administering: admissions; registration; academic programs and services; university-related student activities;
activities of student societies; financial assistance and awards; graduation and university advancement; and for the
purpose of statistical reporting to government agencies. At all times it will be protected in accordance with the
Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FIPPA). If you have questions about the use and disclosure of
this information call the Office of Graduate Studies at (519) 824-4120 ext. 56833 or review our website at
Application Check List:
Please review and ensure that you have included all of the necessary information and documentation in your
application package. Below is a list of all required information and documentation. The University of Guelph
requires each of these documents to access your application for admission to Graduate Studies. Please include
all of these documents in one envelop and forward to the Office of Graduate Studies. Failure to submit
any of the required documentation may delay the assessment of your application.
Completed English Language test scores (if applicable)
A completed application admission form (this document) including signature at the bottom
Final official transcripts from any institutions/universities attended (must be in sealed envelops)
Any relevant test scores, view program admission requirements: GRE or GMAT (if applicable)
A professional resume (not required, but helpful)
Two academic references in English (in sealed envelops)