Admission Requirements

To be considered for admission to the Integrated Science Program, Ontario high school students must have the following qualifications:

Completion of High School Diploma including the following Grade 12 U/M  requirements:

    • English (ENG4U)
    • Advanced Functions (MHF4U)
    • Calculus & Vectors (MCV4U),
    • Two of: Biology (SBI4U), Chemistry (SCH4U), Physics (SPH4U)
    • One additional 12 U/M course

Students are strongly encouraged to take all three Grade 12 U science courses (Biology, Chemistry, and Physics)

As places in the Honours Integrated Science program are limited to a maximum of 64 students per year, admission is by selection, and possession of published minimum requirements does not guarantee admission. A Mandatory Supplementary Application must be completed by all applicants. You will be required to provide additional information on the Supplementary Application, which will be reviewed by the iSci Admissions Committee.

If you are an out of province or international student, visit The Office of the Registrar for entrance requirements specific to your province or country.


Contact iSci

H.G. Thode Library, 306
McMaster University
1280 Main Street West Hamilton ON L8N 3Z5