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University Pathway

University programs provide theoretical academic training.

In general, there are 4 main types of programs at most universities:

Arts/Humanities/Social Sciences

Life/Health Sciences

Physical/Engineering Sciences


Preliminary Domestic Offers 2020

LIA Graduates start their post-secondary education at the following schools.
  • University of Toronto
  • McMaster
  • University of Waterloo
  • Western University
  • University of Ottawa
  • York University
  • Queens University
  • Ryerson University
  • Wilfrid Laurier University
  • Carleton University
  • Lakehead
  • Ontario Tech University
  • University of Windsor
  • Fanshawe College
  • Algoma University
  • Brock University
  • Trent University
  • University of British Columbia
  • University of Guelph
  • McGill University
  • Simon Frasier University
  • University of Alberta
  • University of Calgary
  • Centenniel College

Preliminary Top 20 International Offers 2019

LIA Graduates start their post-secondary education at the following schools.
  • University of Manchester
  • University of Sydney
  • University of New South Wales
  • University of Sheffield
  • University of Melbourne
  • University of Queensland
  • University of Birmingham
  • Imperial College London
  • University of Edinburgh
  • King's College London
  • University of Warwick
  • University of Leeds
  • Durham University
  • University College London
  • University of Bristol
  • University of Liverpool
  • Australian National University
  • University of Glasgow
  • University of York

3 Notable destinations LIA graduates have gone to study abroad:

  1. ESMOD Paris
  2. NYU (New York University)
  3. London School of Economics and Political Science

Our last graduating class got accepted to:

University of Toronto Business School; Rotman Commerce – Five of our students were accepted this year into a variety of specialist programs.

Imperial College –  Two of our students were accepted into Imperial College, an institute ranked 8th worldwide.

University College London – Two of our students received offers for University College London, an institute ranked 10th worldwide.

University of Edinburgh – Six of our students were accepted into the University of Edinburgh, an institute ranked 18th worldwide.

2018/2019 Graduate Entrance Scholarships

University Value of Award
McMaster University $97,750
University of Waterloo $50,100
University of Toronto $43,000
Queens University $30,000
Western University $26,250
Wilfrid Laurier University $20,000
University of Ottawa $14,500
Carleton University $13,000
York University $8,000
University of Alberta $6,000
Ryerson University $4,000
University of Guelph $3,000
McGill University $3,000

Individual Learning Plans (ILP)

  • All incoming students will meet with the Guidance counsellor to work on an Individual Learning Plan (ILP). This is a way to set and track students goals in the areas of academic achievement, career exploration, extracurricular, and community involvement activities.
  • Students will select courses in collaboration with the guidance counsellor.
  • It is important that students do some honest self-assessment, matching their ability with their interests and aptitudes.
Ontario Universities: Key Dates

The LIA maintains a list of key dates for applying to Ontario Universities.

Ontario University Language Requirements

If English is not your first language, or you were educated in a country where English is not the language of instruction, most universities require you to take a language test.