University of Guelph Undergraduate
Be part of the 21,000 students who call this campus home, who chose Guelph for their own reasons - reasons that are as unique and varied as the perspectives, backgrounds and personalities that they contribute to our diverse community.
o 16,878 full time undergraduate students
o Over 5,000 students live in residence
o Five to seven minute walk from any residence to class
o 412-hectare (1,017-acre) campus, plus 165-hectare (408-acre) Arboretum and a 12-hectare (30-acre) research park
o Consistently ranked as one of the top comprehensive universities in Canada by Maclean's magazine
o Top of its class in student excellence, reputation and quality of faculty (Maclean's)
o One of Canada's best universities for sense of community and university atmosphere(University Report Card, The Globe and Mail)
o #1 in Canada for Campus food last seven years in a row (University Report Card, The Globe and Mail)
o One of the 10 best cities to live in Canada (MoneySense magazine)
o Rated as one of the top five most sustainable cities in Ontario
o 99.9% of faculty have a Ph.D
o Over 95,000 alumni in 145+ countries
o Over 90% of our first year students return for their second year - that's 4% above the National Average (Maclean's)
o 86.8% of our new students have an admissions average of 75% or higher
o $158.6 million in annual research funding
o Every student's ID card is their city transit pass, giving them unlimited use of all city transit.
o Cutting Edge Facilities - Pathobiology/Animal Health Laboratory, The Science Complex, Rozanski Hall, The Biodiversity Institute of Ontario
o Merit- and needs-based awards worth $14.3 million.