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have world-class academic programs. Our professors
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We’re NOT your average university. Because TWU
is one of North America’s premier Christian liberal

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dreams take you.

Take your first step towards an unforgettable academic
and cultural experience—apply to TWU today!

You’re going to love it here!
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Apply today at twu.ca/apply
Or learn more at twu.ca/international

Enjoyed the virtual tour? Now see campus in real life!
twu.ca/twu-vr

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Minutes from the beach Minutes from the mountains Minutes from Vancouver

Our campus is a no smoking,
no alcohol, no drugs environment

Other locations:
Laurentian Leadership Centre TWU Richmond
(Ottawa, ON) (Richmond, BC)

See more at twu.ca/virtual-tour

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So much so, they consistently rank TWU among the top Canadian universities in:

• Higher-Order Learning • Student-Faculty Interaction
• Effective Teaching Practices • Supportive Environment
• Student Satisfaction

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“Trinity Western University is known for its transformat ional educational experience. Our caring faculty are
not only among the top in their respective fields but a lso make themselves accessible to students both in and
outside of the classroom.” TWU PRESIDENT, BOB KUHN

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PROGRAMS & CAREERS
FACULTY OF HUMANITIES & SOCIAL SCIENCES
Biblical Studies (BA)
Canadian Studies (BA)
Catholic Studies (minor) offered in
Biotechnology and Business Administration (BSc)
Biotechnology and Chemistry (BSc)
Chemistry (BSc)
Computer Science (BSc)
POTENTIAL CAREERS
Writer
Web designer
Graphic designer
•• Secondary
Special Education (minor)

POTENTIAL CAREERS
partnership with Catholic Pacific College Engineering (Transfer Program) Illustrator Teacher
Christianity and Culture (BA) Environmental Studies (BSc) Artist Program coordinator
English (BA) General Studies (BSc) Actor Education grant writer
Environmental Studies (BA) Geography (BSc) Musician Early childhood educator
European Studies (BA) Information Systems (minor) Music therapist Teacher’s aide
French (concentration, minor) Mathematics (BSc) Journalist
Gender Studies (minor) Mathematics with Computing Science (BSc)
General Studies (BA) Natural and Applied Sciences (BSc) SCHOOL OF HUMAN KINETICS
Geography (BA) Physics (concentration, minor) SCHOOL OF BUSINESS Elementary School Physical Education (minor)
History (BA) Pre-Professional Sciences Accounting (minor) Human Kinetics (BA)
Human Services (certificate) •• Dentistry, Medicine, Biotechnology and Business Administration (BSc) Human Kinetics (BHK)
Humanities (BA) Pharmacy, Veterinary Medicine Business Administration (BA) •• Generalist
Inter-Cultural Studies (BA) Business Administration (BBA) •• Kinesiology
International Studies (BA) POTENTIAL CAREERS •• Accounting (CPA-accredited) •• Physical Education
Linguistics (BA) Engineer •• Corporate Finance •• Sport and Leisure Management
Philosophy (BA) Veterinarian •• Human Resource Management Sport and Leisure Management (BA)
Political Studies (BA) Lab technician •• International Business
Psychology (BA) Marine biologist •• Leadership and Management POTENTIAL CAREERS
Religious Studies (BA) Chemist •• Marketing Physiotherapist
Social Studies (concentration, minor) Environmental planner Corporate Communications (BA) Sport psychologist
Sociology (BA) Computer programmer Economics (minor) Personal trainer
Spanish (concentration, minor) Software developer Information Systems (minor) Coach
Teaching English as a Second Language International Development Studies (minor) Sports broadcaster
(certificate) Sport and Leisure Management (BHK) Sports manager
World Languages and Cultures (BA) SCHOOL OF THE ARTS, MEDIA + CULTURE Nutritionist
Acting (BFA) POTENTIAL CAREERS Occupational therapist
POTENTIAL CAREERS Art + Design (BA) Accountant Kinesiologist
Editor Arts, Media + Culture (BA) Marketing director
Counsellor Corporate Communications (BA) Human resources manager
Non-profit director Game Development (BA)* Economist SCHOOL OF NURSING
Lawyer *Subject to final approval by the BC Ministry of Market researcher Nursing (BSN)
Politician Advanced Education Financial analyst
Librarian Film Studies (minor) Project manager POTENTIAL CAREERS
Translator Media + Communications (BA) Risk manager Clinical counsellor
Entrepreneur •• Leadership stream Nurse
Speech pathologist •• Media stream Midwife
Missions work •• Professional writing stream SCHOOL OF EDUCATION Public health service manager
Music (BA) Education (BA/BEd or BSc/BEd) Paramedic
Theatre (BA) •• Elementary International development
FACULTY OF NATURAL & APPLIED SCIENCES Worship Arts •• Secondary Health advocacy
Biology (BSc) Two-Year Post-Degree Program (BEd)
Biotechnology (BSc) •• Elementary

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Interested?
Here’s how you can be a part of our community:

ACADEMIC REQUIREMENTS
Graduation from a university-prepatory program at a senior secondary school:
• US Curriculum
• IB Diploma
• British Patterned
• National or Canadian Curriculum (may vary by province)

For further information or clarification, email admissions@twu.ca

SCHOLARSHIPS

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AWARD TYPE 4.0 GPA SCALE IB DIPLOMA AMOUNT PER YEAR
SCHOOL %

President’s Scholarship 3.73–4.00 90.0%–100% 30+ $6,000

Provost’s Scholarship 3.50–3.72 85.0%–89.9% 29-30 $4,000

Dean’s Scholarship 2.80–3.49 73.0%–84.9% 26-28 $2,000

Amounts listed are for the 2017-2018 school year and are subject to change. College or university transfer
students: see twu.ca/awards for award amounts. Scholarships are not available for language programs or U1.

PATHWAYS

Direct Entry
If you have: IELTS 6.5 (writing band 6.0)/ TOEFL (iBT) 88 (section score 21)/ CAEL 70
You will: begin your Trinity Western Undergraduate degree immediately and be able to select from
our 47 degree programs
Questions? Email: admissions@twu.ca

Direct Entry with Support
If you have: IELTS 6.0 (writing band 6.0)/ TOEFL (iBT) 78 / CAEL 60/ LPI 4
You will: benefit from a full-year program that incorporates additional English language support
Questions? Email: ut1@twu.ca

Condirional Admission
If you have: Below IELTS 6.0 / TOEFL 78 / CAEL 60 (or none of the previous)
You will: have the chance to maximize your language learning experience and study at TWU
Questions? Email: esli@twu.ca (Langley)/ richmond@twu.ca (Richmond)
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