7,975
Students
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
83
83%
Acceptance Rate
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

Lakehead University is a Comprehensive institution located in Thunder Bay, ON, in a suburban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 955 Oliver Road
Thunder Bay, ON  P7B 5E1
Canada
Contact Mr. Nicholas Chamut
Manager of Undergraduate Admissions
Email: admissions@lakeheadu.ca
Phone: 807-343-8676
Fax: 807-766-7209

Majors & Degrees

Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Area, Ethnic, Cultural, And Gender Studies Associate Bachelors
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Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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History Associate Bachelors
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Legal Professions And Studies Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Natural Resources And Conservation Associate Bachelors
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Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
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Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

8,277
Applied
6,917
Accepted
7,975
Enrolled
84%

Applying

125
Application Fee
4
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Other requirements exist (see below)
Required for some programs Transcript of high school record
Recommended A minimum high school GPA of 3
Other requirements: Portfolio for visual arts program, audition for music program, portfolio for media studies

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen September 12th Not reported
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer September 9th Not reported Yes

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

6,425
In-province
6,425
Out-of-province
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Fees

970
Full-time student fees
10,495
Room & board
7,264
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Senior Citizens
Employees

Student Body

7,975
Total undergrad students

Gender

Male (40.99%)
Female (59.01%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements None
Housing options Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 20%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Orientation and Winter Carnival

Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
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Most popular organizations:
Outdoor Recreation Students Association, Engineering Students Society, Business Association, Educational Students Association and Native Students Association

Campus Security & Safety

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Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
Baseball No Checkmark No
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Cross-country Running Checkmark Checkmark No
Equestrian Sports No Checkmark No
Golf No Checkmark No
Ice Hockey Checkmark Checkmark No
Lacrosse Checkmark No No
Rugby Checkmark No No
Skiing (cross-country) Checkmark Checkmark No
Skiing (downhill) No Checkmark No
Soccer Checkmark Checkmark No
Track And Field No Checkmark No
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
Wrestling Checkmark Checkmark No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark Checkmark No
Cross-country Running Checkmark Checkmark No
Equestrian Sports No Checkmark No
Golf No No No
Ice Hockey Checkmark No No
Lacrosse No No No
Rugby Checkmark No No
Skiing (cross-country) Checkmark Checkmark No
Skiing (downhill) No Checkmark No
Soccer Checkmark Checkmark No
Track And Field No Checkmark No
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark Checkmark No
Wrestling Checkmark Checkmark No

Faculty