Faculty of Arts and Humanities

Admissions

Admission requirements:

Admission requirements vary based on where you are applying from. For specific details about admission requirements click here.


How to apply:

For details about how to apply to Western as well as information on scholarships, residence, student life and much more, visit the Welcome to Western website.

For details on how to apply to the School for Advanced Studies in the Arts & Humanities, visit the SASAH website.

For details on how to apply to the BFA program, visit the Department of Visual Arts website.


Scholarships:

We offer over 100 different awards and bursaries in the Faculty, including our two Faculty specific entrance scholarships listed below. 

Faculty of Arts and Humanities Entrance Scholarship of Excellence

Awarded to full-time students entering the first year of the undergraduate program in Arts and Humanities. Students must have a minimum of 88% at the time of admission as calculated by Western. Value: $2,500 each.

Dean’s Entrance Scholarship (Faculty of Arts and Humanities)

Awarded to full-time students entering the first year of the undergraduate program in Arts and Humanities. Students must have a minimum admission average between 84% and 87.9% at time of admission as calculated by Western. Value: $3,500 each.

These scholarships are GUARANTEED as long as you accept your offer of admission to the Faculty of Arts and Humanities by the response deadline on your offer of admission, meet all of your admissions conditions including an 83% final admission average as calculated by Western, and remain registered as a student in the Faculty as of November 1, 2014 with at least 2.0 Arts and Humanities courses.

PLEASE NOTE: The two entrance scholarships listed above are offered IN ADDITION to Western's Admission Scholarships.

EXAMPLES:

FINAL ADMISSION AVERAGE ELIGIBLE SCHOLARSHIPS AMOUNT
84-87.9%

A&H Dean's Entrance Scholarship

TOTAL

$3,500

$3,500

88-89.9%

A&H Scholarship of Excellence

Western Scholarship of Distinction

TOTAL

$2,500

$1,000

$3,500

90-94.9%

A&H Scholarship of Excellence

Western Scholarship of Excellence

TOTAL

$2,500

$2,000

$4,500

95% and higher

A&H Scholarship of Excellence

Western Continuing Admission Scholarship 

TOTAL

$2,500

$10,000 ($2,500/year for up to 4 years)

$12,500

View full listing of all of the scholarships and bursary opporuntities within the Faculty of Arts and Humanities.