High School Accelerated Program

The University of Regina High School Accelerated program is a great way to kick-start to university life.

Grade 11 and 12 students can take credit courses (one per semester) that will count towards a university degree program.

  • Ease into university with a couple of classes
  • Free up your schedule in your first year
  • Challenge yourself with course material not offered at your high school
  • Earn university credit


HSXL Web Page / Dual Credit Bursary Web Page: https://www.uregina.ca/cce/flexible-learning/hsxl/index.html


Important Dates to Remember:

  • Thursday, September 7 - Student "Fall" Orientation Zoom Meeting - 6:30 PM
  • Monday, September 11 - HSXL Semester 1 Courses Begin 
  • Wednesday, October 4 - Guidance / Counsellor Lunch & Learn -12:00 PM
  • Wednesday, October 4 - Parent Information Zoom Meeting - 6:30 PM
  • Friday, October 13 - UR Open House 
  • Friday, October 13 - 20 - 50% Reduced Registration Fee 
  • Wednesday, January 17 - Student "Winter" Orientation Zoom Meeting
  • Thursday, February 1 - HSXL Semester 2 Courses Begin 


Dual credit classes being offered in Fall 2023:

English 100 Critical Reading and Writing I, Remote*
This course develops students' proficiency in critical reading and writing through the study of a wide range of non-literary and literary texts, and the study of composition, with emphasis on connections between modes of reading and writing. This is a required course for most University of Regina degree programs. The high school dual credit equivalent for this course is English B30.

· Remote, Tuesday 7:00 PM – 9:45 PM

*This is a remote class, which means it will be delivered over Zoom.

Business 100 Introduction to Business, Hybrid (Remote or Face-to Face)*
This course will introduce students to the functional areas of business in a variety of organizations. This is one of the first courses toward a Bachelor of Business Administration, and can be used as an elective toward most other programs. The high school dual credit equivalent for this course is Entrepreneurship 30.

· Face-to-face, Wednesday 4:00 PM – 6:45 PM

· Remote, Wednesday 4:00 PM – 6:45 PM

*A hybrid delivered course is one class with two separate sections, which means students must choose to register in either the face-to-face or remote section of this course and stay in that same section for the entire year. The remote section is delivered over Zoom.


Cree 100 Introduction to Cree, Online*
Introduction to Cree explores basic oral expression, grammar, and practice with electronic learning materials. No prior knowledge of Cree is assumed. This course can be used as an elective toward most programs and will satisfy one of the Faculty of Arts required language courses. The high school dual credit equivalent for this course is Cree 30.

*Online classes are delivered asynchronously, which means there are no scheduled meeting times.

Unsure? Have questions? Come chat with us! We can help you with any questions you might have, including help completing the online application. Students will also be able to meet their advisors and our other friendly staff! Please use the Zoom link to join us.