High school applicants from Manitoba must meet the following minimum requirements for admission to the Bachelor of Arts program at St. Thomas University:

  • high school graduation (by end of August of the year in which they apply);
  • minimum average of 70% on five successfully completed Grade 12 academic courses, one of which must be English 40S;
  • four remaining academic electives chosen from the list below (please note that, where they exist, AP, IB, enriched courses and any of the following electives offered in a French Immersion program are acceptable as substitutes for courses listed below). Grade 12, academic Languages will also be considered as admission electives.

Four Electives from These Courses

  • Applied Math 40S
  • Art 40S OR Choral Music 30 Dramatic Arts 40S or Music 40S or Visual Arts 40S
  • Biology 40S
  • Chemistry 40S
  • Chinese 40S
  • Cinema as Witness to Modern History 40S
  • Current Topics in First Nations, Métis, and Inuit Studies 40S
  • Français 40S
  • French 40S
  • German 40S
  • Geography 40S
  • Global Issues: Citizenship and Sustainability 40S
  • History of Canada 30F
  • Latin 40S
  • Law 40S
  • Physics 40S
  • Pre-Calculus Math 30S
  • Pre-Calculus Math 40S
  • Social Studies 40S
  • Spanish 40S
  • Western Civilization 40S
  • World Geography 40S

Other grade 12 academic courses may be considered as admission electives. Please contact the Admissions Office for information regarding the approval process. Please note that fulfilling these minimum requirements does not guarantee admission to the University.