University of Guelph

University of Guelph

The University of Guelph is one of Canada’s top comprehensive universities. We improve life by focusing on the whole person to shape better citizens of the world. This concept is central to why students choose U of G. What you learn here academically will prepare you to explore fulfilling careers regardless of the path you choose. What you experience here will prepare you for life. Inclusivity, global awareness, mindfulness, community, resilience; these are the qualities we nurture and celebrate from the day you arrive through your life as alumni.

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A short one hour drive from Toronto, the University of Guelph  offers undergraduate and postgraduate degrees within the arts, sciences, engineering and business. We welcome international students from over 100 countries. 

U of G is based in Guelph, a small Canadian town of about 133,000 people which is home to some of the world’s best music festivals, and has a varied social scene. 

Our campus features exciting resources and facilities, including our Summerlee Science Complex, which is North America’s largest science teaching and research facility. Engineering students can also enjoy a recently completed expansion to the Thornborough Building that has created more space for labs, shop space, design studios and a unique rooftop area for sustainability research.

Elsewhere on campus, the newly renovated MacDonald Hall for the College of Business and Economics boasts multiple student break-out rooms, open concept meeting spaces and multimedia focused classrooms that promote collaboration and teamwork. 

International scholarships worth up to US$8,500 are available on the basis of academic merit and need. 

According to research, the U of G produces some of the most employable graduates, with 91.4% of graduates accepting a job offer within six months.

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