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

  • Update! If all sections of a required course are full when the Course Selection Window opens, please just continue to monitor WebAdvisor. Occasionally, a course may fill unexpectedly, and it may take the Registrar's Office up to a few hours to get more spaces opened.

  • Winter 22 Course Selection begins on Tuesday, November 23, 2021. Please see our Course Selection Information page for details on course additions, deletions, changes, restrictions and special registration instructions.

  • Office Update! Our office has re-opened for limited face-to-face (F2F) academic advising. Regular business hours apply. Please note that as staffing levels have been greatly reduced due to physical distancing requirements, F2F activities are best suited to quick, drop-in style questions, or urgent issues. We will continue to offer remote appointments using Microsoft Teams, and answer questions by email (bscweb@uoguelph.ca) and on-line chat (posted August 30, 2021).

  • Answers to some common questions that we are receiving regarding the new Student Planning system may be found on our Student Planning page.

  • Please refer to the University of Guelph COVID-19 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 2021/22 Undergraduate Calendar

View BSCG 2021/22 Undergraduate Calendar