Western University Undergraduate Profile
Western University delivers an academic experience second to none. From its home in London, Canada, outward across every continent, Western prepares future leaders to succeed.
Western appeals to students with a broad world view: those seeking to study, engage with, and lead in the global community. Students from more than 100 countries share in classroom experiences broadening perspectives and understanding. Beyond campus, students engage in study-abroad, research and volunteer opportunities, striking a balance between high academic achievement and athletic, volunteer and social engagement. Our strong Western community extends to a a network of over 260,000 alumni across more than 150 countries.
Western researchers collaborate with colleagues across the campus, country and globe to inform policy and share knowledge on the world stage. Western is home to many world-renowned research centres including the Rotman Institute of Philosophy, the Boundary Layer Wind Tunnel, the Brain and Mind Institute, The Africa Institute, Canada-U.S. Institute, and Centre for Environment and Sustainability.
Considered Canada’s most beautiful campus, Western is situated on 480 hectares of green space containing Gothic-style buildings and modern, LEED-certified structures. Our home, London, Canada, is a safe, welcoming community of more than 360,000 people.