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Wilfrid Laurier University Faculty of Arts
October 21, 2016
Canadian Excellence

Applying for Admission

An applicant with a minimum of a B+ standing in the fourth year of an honours program or equivalent at an approved university, and who is accepted as a candidate by the Faculty of Graduate Studies, may be admitted to the master's program in cultural analysis and social theory.

Writing requirements of interdisciplinary work demand higher than average skills in reasoning, argumentation, and rhetoric. Admission to the program is competitive and possession of the minimum requirements does not guarantee admission.

Applications are reviewed by the Graduate Program Committee, which considers all prior university grades, a writing sample and letters of reference.

Application Forms: web-based application

Application Deadlines: While the first deadline is January 15, applications will continue to be accepted until the program is full.

Applicants should consult the relevant application checklist for a comprehensive list of of items that must be included in an application package.

Applicants must have a demonstrated ability to study and conduct research in English.  Click on link to read the details pertaining to:

English Proficiency requirements

Proficiency in English usage, both written and oral, is essential to pursue graduate studies at Laurier. Applicants whose language of instruction during the undergraduate degree was other than English must furnish evidence of proficiency in English, prior to admission.