Applicant Eligibility

You can apply to the Green Path Program at the University of Toronto Scarborough if you meet ALL FOUR of the following criteria:

  • Residing and studying in Mainland China
  • NOT currently enrolled in and NOT a graduate of a Canadian school system
  • Will have completed all secondary school graduation requirements prior to May 2023
  • Able to arrive on or before May 29, 2023, to participate in the 12-week Green Path Program

For U of T Scarborough only: You are permitted to submit only ONE application to U of T Scarborough, either through the Green Path program or via OUAC. If you submit more than one, the later one will be cancelled without refund. However, you can still submit your application to U of T St George and U of T Mississauga campus.

Important Information regarding Eligibility and Start Date

The Green Path Program begins on May 29, 2023. If you are unable to arrive at the program start time, then, you are not eligible to apply via the Green Path program. No exceptions and no program alternatives will be made for those who are unable to arrive by the program start time.


All applicants should read the information below carefully before starting the online application. You can save or print this information for your reference.

Instructions for the Green Path Program Application

  • The Green Path application must be completed only by the applicant. All applicants must provide their commonly-used personal email address for any future email communication from the University.
  • All fields must be entered in English, unless otherwise specified.
  • All documents not in English must be translated into English and notarized.
  • All transcripts (except for "Hui Kao" Graduation Examination, if applicable) should be in the numerical system. If your transcript is in an alphabetical grading system, please ask your school to provide a conversion chart.
  • You may save your incomplete online application form and complete it later.
  • Please refer to the Document Check list to make sure you have provided all required documents.
  • For best results, please use Microsoft Edge 44+, Internet Explorer 11+, Firefox 37+, Safari 7+ or Chrome 42+. With other browsers, you may encounter issues when filling out the form.

University of Toronto Scarborough Admission Requirements

University of Toronto Scarborough has specific admission requirements for students coming from different education systems. Detailed admission requirements can be found below:

Note that additional interview is required for applicants to the Co-op Management & International Business Program.

Nomination Letter / School Profile Requirement

If you are not an applicant from Green Path program recognized schools, listed here, then you MAY be asked to submit a nomination letter from your school principal and school profile. We will contact you to submit these documents after the pre-admission assessment in early October. If you are requested to submit these two documents, please upload the school profile to your Green Path Application Portal and have your school upload the nomination letter via the School Documents Submission Platform.

Information for Students who follow the Canadian School System

Students who are in the Canadian curriculum (including those completing a dual Chinese and Canadian high school diploma) are NOT eligible for the Green Path Program. These students should proceed to the Ontario Universities’ Application Centre (OUAC) to apply to the University of Toronto Scarborough.

PLEASE SAVE OR PRINT A COPY OF THE ABOVE INFORMATION FOR YOUR REFERENCE.  

Applicant Confirmation: