Current St. George Campus Students Applying to the Major

Enrolment Requirements for the Major (ASMAJ0826):

This is a limited enrolment program. Students must have completed 4.0 credits and meet the requirements listed below to enrol.

Variable Minimum Grade Average
A minimum grade average in required courses is needed for entry, and this minimum changes each year depending on available spaces and the number of applicants. The following courses must be completed:

  • 2.0 credits from ECO, HIS, PHL, POL, PSY, or SOC courses (any course level and combination)

For reasons of limited capacity, applicants with a final grade average lower than 70% in these required courses will not be considered for admission. Please note that obtaining this minimum final grade average does not guarantee admission to the program.


  • Requests for admission will be considered in the first program request period only.
  • Due to the limited enrolment nature of this program students are strongly advised to plan to enroll in backup programs.
  • Courses for enrolment must be taken in the Fall/Winter preceding the program request period.

Enrolment Period:

Criminology and Sociolegal Studies has one request period.   We will NOT accept second round program requests.Apply on ACORN from  early March to April .   

Results will be communicated to students via email between May and June.  

Students who have been invited to the program will have until early July to accept the offer.  

For complete instructions and due dates visit the  Faculty of Arts and Science's Program Toolkit site.