UWC International Programs

The Collegiate

Your Pathway to University

The Collegiate offers outstanding university preparation for international students who choose to study in Canada. Students can thrive with the independence and flexibility of learning on a university campus, combined with the support of a close-knit community of educators who care deeply about student success.

Regular High School Program

International students in Grade 9, 10, 11 and/or 12 can enrol in the regular high school program at The University of Winnipeg Collegiate. After successfully completing the UWC high school program, students earn a Manitoba High School Diploma and are eligible to apply to top universities in Canada and around the world.


UWinnipeg Pre-University Pathway Program (UW-PUPP)

The UW-PUPP program is intended for academically strong students who are currently studying under British curriculum (IGCSE / O levels / AS/A levels), and do not meet UWinnipeg undergraduate entrance requirements.
In addition to being accepted into the Collegiate, students who are admitted to UW-PUPP also receive conditional acceptance to The University of Winnipeg Undergraduate Studies (dual-acceptance).

After successfully completing the UW-PUPP and satisfying the University’s conditional requirements for undergraduate studies, students will earn a Manitoba High School Diploma and seamlessly transition to their
undergraduate degree studies at The University of Winnipeg.

Minimum Grade Requirement: B average


University Foundation Program

International students who have completed the high school program in their home country but do not currently meet university entrance requirements, can complete the University Foundation Program.

After successfully completing the University Foundation Program, students will earn a Manitoba High School Diploma and will be eligible to apply to any university or college of their choosing.

Minimum Grade Requirement: C average
Minimum Educational Gap: 24 months