Extenuating Circumstances

If a student’s grades were adversely affected by health or personal problems, some universities may take these extenuating circumstances into consideration when making admission decisions. The following are links to each university’s admission policies about extenuating circumstances.

McMaster University

If you have extenuating circumstances that may impact your academic performance, please contact us through our live chat to submit McMaster's Request for Special Consideration form. We will direct students on the process and requirements as part of their admission.