Welcome to Bachelor of Science at the University of Guelph

Guelph’s Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) program offers you access to some of the world’s most respected research scientists and educators, as well as outstanding research and teaching facilities.

Below you can find news and important updates for current University of Guelph students as well as links for future and current students to explore more about the Bachelor of Science at the University of Guelph. 


Explore Majors in the B.Sc. Program


News & Important Updates

  • The last day to drop Fall 20 courses is December 4, 2020.

  • Fall 20 Final Exams take place December 7 to 18, 2020. Students who are ill, or have other valid grounds for missing a Final Exam or Final assignment, should follow these instructions to apply for Deferred Privileges.

  • The Winter 21 Course Selection period got underway on Monday, November 16, 2020. All windows are now open. Please see our Course Selection Information page for details on course additions, deletions, restrictions and special registration instructions.

  • Due to the operational instructions provided by the University, the B.Sc. Academic Counselling Centre will be closed to all in-person activities until further notice. Front Desk staff and Program Counsellors will still be available to answer questions by email or on-line chat. Remote appointments are also available.
  • Please refer to the University of Guelph COVID-19 Update Information page.

Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.)

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About the B.Sc. Degree Program

The B.Sc. program challenges students to develop their critical thinking skills, enhance their understanding of the scientific method, and refine their ability to problem solve all while providing student's access to some of the world's most respected research scientists and facilitities. 

The Bachelor of Science is offered as a four-year Honours degree (BSCH) or a three-year General (BSCG) degree. The Honours Bachelor of Science program offers 27 different majors to choose from over eight academic semesters. The general program is completed over minimum of six semesters, with no specific majors or minors.


View BSCH 2020/21 Undergraduate Calendar

View BSCG 2020/21 Undergraduate Calendar