Is UVic hard to get into?

UVic is a moderately competitive university to get into, with an acceptance rate of around 60% for domestic students and 74% for international students. However, admission requirements vary depending on the program you are applying to. For example, the Gustavson School of Business is more competitive than other programs, with an average admission GPA of 8.0.

Here are some general admission requirements for UVic:

  • A minimum GPA of 6.0 (B+) in your high school grades
  • English language proficiency (TOEFL or IELTS scores) if you are an international student
  • Letters of recommendation
  • Personal statement
  • Extracurricular activities (may not be required for all programs)

To improve your chances of getting into UVic, you should focus on getting good grades in your high school courses. You should also try to participate in extracurricular activities and get involved in your community. If you are an international student, make sure to get good scores on your English language proficiency test.

Here are some additional tips for getting into UVic:

  • Start planning your application early. Give yourself plenty of time to gather all of the required materials and write your personal statement.
  • Visit the UVic website and learn as much as you can about the programs you are interested in. This will help you to write a strong personal statement and make sure that you are applying to the right programs.
  • Get feedback on your application materials from your teachers, counselors, or other trusted adults.
  • Proofread your application materials carefully before submitting them.

Good luck with your application!