Writing Proficiency Requirement (WPR)

Demonstrated proficiency in written and oral English by the June 1 document deadline. A student may meet the Writing Proficiency Requirement in any of the following ways:

 
obtaining a grade of 75 percent or higher on the English Language Arts 30-1 Alberta Diploma exam
 
obtaining a final grade of 80 percent or higher in English Language Arts 30-1 or its equivalent from any province
 
obtaining a grade of ‘B’ (3.00 on a 4.0 scale) or higher in Writing 1000
 
obtaining a grade of ‘B’ (3.00 on a 4.0 scale) or higher in a university English course
 
successful completion of a recognized degree from an English-language university

Students are encouraged to consult early with the Faculty of Education, Student Program Services Office regarding procedures for meeting the Writing Proficiency Requirement.