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Address and website for International students

Lakehead University

955 Oliver Road
Thunder Bay, Ontario
Canada P7B 5E1

Phone: (807) 343-8110
Mail Id –

Lakehead University Orillia
500 University Avenue
Orillia, ON L3V 0B9
Phone: 705-330-4010
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India Team
Garima Narang, Senior Recruitment Advisor -
Deepa Dodani, Admissions Advisor -



Lakehead University is a fully comprehensive university with approximately 8,500 full-time equivalent students and over 2,000 faculty and staff at two campuses in Orillia and Thunder Bay, Ontario. Lakehead has 10 faculties, including Business Administration, Education, Engineering, Graduate Studies, Health & Behavioural Sciences, Law, Natural Resources Management, the Northern Ontario School of Medicine, Science & Environmental Studies, and Social Sciences & Humanities. Lakehead University’s achievements have been recognized nationally and internationally, including being ranked, once again, among Canada’s Top 10 primarily undergraduate universities in Maclean’s 2021 University Rankings; the top Canadian university under 10,000 students in the world according to Times Higher Education's 2021 World Universities Rankings for the second consecutive year; and in the top 100 out of 1,115 universities from around the world in THE's 2021 Impact Rankings (which assesses institutions against the United Nations’ 17 Sustainable Development Goals).

Programs available for Undergraduate Programs
Program Campus
Aboriginal Education Thunder Bay
Anthropology Thunder Bay, Orillia
Applied Life Sciences Thunder Bay, Orillia
Applied Life Sciences (Lakehead-Georgian Partnership) Georgian - Barrie
Bioinformatics Thunder Bay
Biology Thunder Bay
Chemistry Thunder Bay
Computer Science Thunder Bay, Orillia
Computer Science (Lakehead-Georgian Partnership) Georgian - Barrie
Economics Thunder Bay
Education - Consecutive Thunder Bay, Orillia
Engineering Thunder Bay
Engineering - Civil Thunder Bay
Engineering - Electrical (Lakehead-Georgian Partnership) Georgian - Barrie
Engineering - Software Thunder Bay
Environmental Management Thunder Bay
Environmental Sustainability Orillia
Environmental Sustainability (Lakehead-Georgian Partnership) Georgian - Barrie
Forestry (HBSCF) Thunder Bay
General Arts Thunder Bay, Online
Geoarchaeology Thunder Bay
Geology Thunder Bay
Indigenous Language Instructor's Program Thunder Bay
Indigenous Nursing Entry Program Thunder Bay
Indigenous Teacher Education Program Thunder Bay
Interdisciplinary Studies Orillia
Lakehead Arts One Thunder Bay
Languages Thunder Bay
Media, Film and Communications Orillia
Medicine Thunder Bay
Music Thunder Bay
Natural Resources Management Thunder Bay
Natural Science Thunder Bay
Nursing Thunder Bay
Outdoor Recreation, Parks & Tourism Thunder Bay
Philosophy Thunder Bay
Physics Thunder Bay
Political Science Thunder Bay, Orillia
Psychology Thunder Bay, Orillia
Resource and Environmental Economics Thunder Bay
Social Work Thunder Bay, Orillia
Sociology Thunder Bay, Orillia
Visual Arts Thunder Bay
Water Resource Science Thunder Bay

Bachelor - Visit our Undergraduate Programs website.

For program descriptions, visit our Graduate Programs website. For program start terms, please visit our Start Terms website.

Special Attractions

Could review UG applications with more than 75% for potential waiver after screening and interviewing the student.

Special Offers

Could review UG applications with more than 75% for potential waiver after screening and interviewing the student.

Scholarships for International Students

International Undergraduate Entrance Scholarships 2020-2021  (Automatically considered. No scholarship application is required.)
The scholarship is available to the top international students applying to Lakehead University for 2019. For details, please visit:

Academic Average (Canadian Equivalent) Scholarship Total (Value Per Year)4 Scholarship Available
90%+(Renewable) $40,000 ($10,000 x years)1 Limited
80.0% - 89.9% (Renewable) $30,000 ($7,500 x years)2)2   Limited
75.0% - 79.9% $6,000 ($6,000 in Year 1 Only)3 Limited


Maximum length of scholarship term is 4 academic years or until the first degree is awarded, whichever occurs first. Recipients whose status changes and may be charged domestic fees will have their scholarship value reassessed to equate to the domestic entrance scholarship grid and regulations available at that time.

Graduate Assistanships (see below)
Graduate Assistant appointments may be offered to some full-time graduate students. These positions vary between programs but can provide teaching opportunities for student workers.

Faculty Research Awards for Graduate Students
Some graduate students may also receive a Faculty Research Award. This stipend may be paid to a full–time degree candidate for research or academic activities relevant and related to the student's field(s) of study within the academic program.

Learn more about Graduate Scholarships & Awards

Last date of applications for January /May 2022 intakes

For January / Winter 2022

30th September for Master

31st October for Bachelor