Admission to the Freshman Class
- Admission by Official Secondary Certificates: All holders of Official Secondary Certificates recognized by the Lebanese Ministry of Education are eligible to apply for admission to the Freshman class.
- Admission for High School Diploma-holders: Diplomas from high schools based on twelve years of schooling and recognized by the Lebanese Ministry of Education are valid for admission to the Freshman class. All applicants to the Freshman class, Lebanese or Non-Lebanese, who have followed a foreign program and hold a high school diploma, must obtain from the Equivalence Committee of the Lebanese Ministry of Education, an official statement of permission allowing them to pursue higher education. They should also take the SAT I and SAT II subject tests. This permission and SAT I and SAT II tests must be taken prior to enrollment in the Freshman class. The SAT II test can be taken during the Freshman year. The total score of SAT I and SAT II must be at least 2,150 points for Freshman Arts and 2,300 points for Freshman Science. Freshman students are not promoted to the sophomore class before completing SAT I and SAT II requirement.
The subjects required for SAT I and SAT II tests are as follows:
For admission to freshman arts:
- Mathematics I or IC
- Any other two subjects
For admission to freshman science:
- Mathematics IIC
- Two science subjects from Biology, Chemistry, or Physics