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Brock University

St. Catharines, ON

About This Campus

Brock University is a public research university located in St. Catharines, ON. Located in historic Niagara region, Brock offers all the benefits of a young and modern university in a safe, community-minded city with beautiful natural surroundings. It is the only university in Canada that is located in a UNESCO Biosphere reserve located at the center of Canada’s Niagara peninsula on the Niagara escarpment. The University bears the name of Major General Sir Isaac Brock, who was responsible for defending Upper Canada against the United States during the War of 1812.

Location Information

St. Catharines is a short drive to many of Ontario’s top attractions - just 60 minutes from Toronto, 20 minutes to Niagara Falls and a few hours from the nations capital, Ottawa! St. Catharines bears the name of the “Garden City”, due to its 1,000 acres of parks, gardens, and trails. The oldest and longest hiking trail in Canada runs right through the heart of campus and is a great way to experience nature. The Niagara Peninsula is also the largest wine-producing area in Canada!

2019/2020 Placement


2020/2021 Placement

Home Payment (B)

Learn more about Chance of Placement
and choosing alternate options.

Fast Facts

Location | St. Catharines
Population | N/A
Enrollment | N/A
Language | English
Calendar | Semester
Canada | N/A
Term Dates
  • N/A
  • Academics

    Registration Priority
    • After campus students
    Closed Programs
    Upper Level Accounting GAME Design Teacher Education (EDBE) Upper Level English/Creative Writing Film Production (FLIC) Masters Preparation Certificate in Education Professional Masters Preparation Co-op/Internship courses

    Business Administration Psychology Education (EDUC) Child and Youth Studies

    Undergraduate Majors Open to NSE Students
    Agriculture: Animal Sciences, Land Resources, Life Sciences, Plant Science, Soil Science, Viticulture, Water Management

    Anthropology: Anthropology, Archaeology

    Area Studies: American Studies, Art Studies, Canadian Studies, European Studies, First Nation Studies, Gender, Ethnicity and Multicultural Studies, Gerontology, Hispanic Studies, Middle Eastern Studies, Popular Culture

    Art/Design/Fine Art: Applied Art, Art, Art History, Digital Arts, Drawing, Media Arts, Painting, Photography, Sculpture, Studio Art, Theater Art, Visual Arts

    Athletics: Exercise Science, Fitness and Sports Science, Movement Studies, Physical Education, Sports Management/Administration

    Biological Sciences: Biology/Life Science, Biophysics, Biotechnology, Botany/Plant Sciences, Cell Biology, Genetics, Human Biology, Microbiology, Molecular Biology, Neuroscience, Physiology, Zoology

    Business: Accounting, Advertising, Business Administration, Business Information Systems, Entrepreneurship, Finance and Operation Management, Finance/Banking, Human Resource Management, Industrial Management, International Business, Labor Studies, Law and Public Policy, Management, Marketing, Marketing Communication, Marketing, Retailing and Merchandising, Operations Management, Public Administration, Public Relations, Supply and Logistics Management, Wine Business

    Chemistry: Biochemistry, Chemistry, Molecular Biochemistry

    Communications: American Sign Language, Communication, Film, Integrated Marketing, Mass Communication, Radio and Television Studies, Television, Writing/Editing

    Computer Science: Computer Science

    Consumer and Family Studies: Family Studies

    Criminal Justice: Crime and Society, Criminology, Legal Studies

    Earth Sciences: Astronomy, Earth Science, Geosciences, Physical Sciences

    Economics: Economics, Resource Economics

    Education: Child Development, Childhood Studies, Educational Studies, Elementary Education, English

    English: Comparative Literature, Creative Writing, English, Film Studies, Linguistics, Literature, Rhetoric, Writing

    Environmental Studies: Environmental Studies, Sustainability Studies

    Foreign Language: Chinese, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, Spanish

    General Studies: Gender Studies, Humanities, Social Sciences

    Geography and Urban Studies: Geography, Human Geography, Physical Geography

    Health and Safety Sciences: Community Health, Exercise Science, Health Science, Kinesiology, Mental Health, Nursing, Occupational Education, Occupational Therapy, Public Health, Rehabilitation Sciences, Therapeutic Recreation

    History: History

    Hospitality and Tourism: Hospitality Management, Tourism Management

    Information Studies: Computer Science

    Mathematics: Actuarial Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, Discrete Mathematics, Mathematics, Mathematics-Physics, Statistics

    Medieval/Renaissance Studies: Medieval/Renaissance Studies

    Music: Choral Music

    Performing Arts: Acting, Choral Music, Music, Music History, Music Performance, Music Theory and Composition, Performance, Piano Pedagogy, Theater Arts/Drama, Theater Design Technology

    Philosophy/Religious Studies: Philosophy

    Physics: Applied Physics, Physics

    Political Science: American Political Science, Government, International Affairs/Relations, International Studies, Political Economy, Political Science, Public Administration/Affairs, Public Policy Studies

    Psychology: Behavioral Science, Psychology

    Recreation: Leisure Studies, Outdoor Education, Outdoor Recreation Management, Recreation, Recreation Therapy, Sports Management

    Sociology/Social Work: Gender Studies, Law and Society, Social Science, Sociology, Women and Gender Studies

    Theater: Performance and Directing, Theater


    Quick Links GPA and Other Academic Requirements
    • No students accepted from other NSE members within Canada
    • 2.5 GPA
    Exchange Preferences
    • Full-year exchange Accepted
    • Single term exchange Accepted
    Mid-Year Exchange (Exchange that begins with the Spring/Winter Term)
    • Available
    Non-Native English Speakers
    • TOEFL: must have a score of N/A paper, N/A computer or 88.00 Internet
    • IELTS: must have a score of 6.50
    Summer Exchange
    • Not available
    International Students (Visa Students)
    • Will accept on Plan B

    Tuition / Fees

    -- Campus Budget --
    • Fees are subject to change without notice.
    • Two semesters = one academic year
    • Three quarters = one academic year
    Tuition and Fees - Home Payment (Plan B) Students
    • No tuition/fees are paid to the host campus.
    • Figures do not include costs you will incur for course specific enrollment (e.g., laboratory courses, student teaching, studio art)
    • See below for credit hour restrictions and/or miscellaneous fees applicable to Home Payment (Plan B) students.
    Maximum Credit Hours Per Semester
    • Home Payment (Plan B): 15
    Miscellaneous Fees - Per Semester
    Figures are current as of 11/01/19.

    Purpose Amount Period Plan Status
    Housing Deposit $600 Year Plan B Optional
    Health Insurance $212 Semester Plan B Mandatory
    Parking Fee $320 Semester Plan B Optional
    Transportation Fee $259.35 Year Plan B Mandatory

    Important Notes: Housing Deposit: On-Campus Residence Full Year/Fall Term Only Deposit; Winter Term Only Deposit is $300. Parking Fee: Zone 2 Permit (September - December 2019 or January - April 2020); Price varies by lot/permit; Residence permits have a higher cost. Transportation Fee: Fee is for the full year (September 2019 - April 2020) and is not pro-rated for those studying for only one term. All prices are in Canadian dollars and are subject to change.

    Financial Aid

    Home Payment (Plan B)
    For eligible Plan B students, aid is awarded by and disbursed from your home campus.

    Room / Meals

    Figures are current as of 11/01/19

    On-Campus Housing Per Semester
    • N/A living on campus
    • Single: $4022.50
    • Per semester unless otherwise noted
    • On campus living is limited
    Off-Campus Housing
    • Approximate monthly cost: $
    • Proximity to campus:
    • Local Public Transportation Available to Campus
    Notes About Housing
    Students are able to choose whether to live on- or off-campus. On-campus living is not guaranteed and limited.

    Meal Plans Per Semester

    • Meal purchase is required for on campus living.
    • $2325 declining balance plan.
    Notes About Meal Plans
    Based on a Regular Meal Plan ($2,400/term = $2,325 declining balance and $75 continuous improvement fund)

    All data in this document is the responsibility of the campus and has been provided by the campus NSE coordinator.
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