Writing Proficiency Requirement (WPR)

Demonstrated proficiency in written and oral English by the decision document deadline (see Part 1 - Admission of the Undergraduate Calendar and Course Catalogue). Applicants 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