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About the University of Guelph
The University of Guelph is regarded as one of Canada’s best comprehensive universities, recognized for the high quality of its teaching, research and outstanding facilities. Engaged in a wide variety of academic programs, Guelph's 19,197 students and 830 faculty members thrive on the cutting edge of their fields.

The Campus
The beautiful main campus of 412 hectares is approximately an hour’s drive west of Toronto and includes a 165-hectare arboretum and a 12-hectare Research Park.

The People
Full-time undergraduates: 15,521

Part-time undergraduates and graduates: 2,009
Graduate students: 2,000
Full-time faculty: 855
Staff: 2,092
Student jobs: 3,400
Alumni: 88,500 active alumni in 140+ countries.

Special Characteristics

  • Over $138 million in research funding makes Guelph one of Canada’s most research-intensive universities.
  • The Centre for New Students, the first of its kind in Canada, helps students make a successful transition to university.
  • The largest residence system in Ontario.
  • Outstanding library system with access to more than 7.5 million items.
  • 54 exchange opportunities in 32 countries in Europe, Africa, Asia, Latin America, Oceania and the United States.