Health Sciences
2012-2013 University Calendar

3 General University Information and Regulations : 3.8 Graduation

In order to graduate, you must complete faculty and program requirements. It is your responsibility to meet all faculty and program requirements before graduation.
At the time of graduation from an undergraduate degree, you must be in Satisfactory Standing with a minimum CGPA of 2.00.
You should contact your adviser (Music students should contact the Senior Student Adviser; graduate students should contact the Graduate Program Director) early in the graduating year to make sure you will meet your program requirements by graduation time. For contact information on advisers, see
Note for Physical and Occupational Therapy:
You must be in Satisfactory standing with a minimum CGPA of 2.30.
Minimum Residency Requirement
The total number of McGill credits required to graduate is known as the minimum residency requirement. You must successfully complete a minimum of 60 McGill credits in order to obtain a McGill undergraduate degree. Some programs have specific requirements on the type of credits that must be completed at McGill. For example, two-thirds of all program requirements must be completed at McGill. For specific information refer to your faculty section of this publication.
Students completing a second undergraduate degree at McGill must successfully complete a minimum of 60 McGill credits to obtain their degree. You should check with your Faculty adviser for any conditions applicable to the McGill credits required toward your degree.
Graduate students should refer to Programs, Courses and University Regulations > Faculties & Schools > Graduate > Program Requirements (available at for information on minimum residency requirements for graduate programs.
Note for Medicine:
The information about Minimum Residency Requirement in this section is not applicable to students in the M.D.,C.M. program. You must refer to section 7.4.2 “Courses for the Degree of M.D.,C.M.”.

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