Ready to join Land One? Great! Please check if you have the following information ready for your application:
- Biology 11 or 12 (or equivalent) grade
- Mathematics 12 or Pre-calculus 12 (or equivalent) or UBC Mathematics Basic Skills Test or Calculus 12 grade (Note that we strongly recommend completion of Calculus 12 or equivalent)
- BC English 12 (or equivalent) grade
- A letter of intent stating why you are interested in the Land One program and how you will contribute to the Land One community (no more than 500 words)
Please report your final grade, when available. For all courses that will be completed by June 2020, please report your in-progress grade. If you haven’t taken the prerequisite courses above, you can still apply for Land One but must complete the prerequisite courses through summer school or distance education before Land One starts in September.
Applications open early 2020. Please check this website for updates. If you have any questions, please contact us.
Frequently Asked Questions
Does Land One require additional fees?
There is an additional fee of $250 that will be charged for covering the 2-day field trip cost to Malcolm Knapp Research Forest. No additional fees are charged for being part of the Land One program.
Does Land One accept AP or IB grades as prerequisites?
Yes, please refer to here for course conversions.
Can I opt out some Land One courses?
Land One students are expected to take the complete set of Land One courses. The only allowable exceptions are that you may drop or substitute ONLY ONE of the following courses (either BIOL 121, MATH 102 or FRST/LFS 101) if you have been assigned transfer credit for any of these courses through your IB, AP, A-Level or post-secondary coursework.