University of Guelph

University of Guelph Ranking

country rank: 17
world rank: 256

University Overview

The University of Guelph ranking was established in 1964 and is a non-profit public higher education institution headquartered in the small city of Guelph, Ontario (population range of 50,000-249,999). There are also branch campuses for this institution in the following cities: Kemptville, Ridgetown The University of Guelph (U of G) ranking is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 20,000-24,999 students) coeducational Canadian higher education organization that is officially accredited by the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities of Ontario. In a variety of fields of research, the University of Guelph (U of G) provides courses and programmes leading to formally recognised higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. licenses, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, and doctorate degrees. For further details, see the degree levels and areas of research matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 56-year-old Canadian university has a preferential admissions process focused on students’ previous academic records and grades. This Canadian higher education institution is rather selective, with enrollment rates ranging from 70 to 80 percent. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. A library, accommodation, recreational equipment, financial assistance and/or grants, study abroad and exchange programmes, online classes and distance learning options, as well as administrative resources, are all available to students at the University of Guelph.

University of Guelph Ranking

University Identity

Name University of Guelph
Acronym U of G
Founded 1964 Origins date back to 1874
Motto Rerum cognoscere causas To discover the reason for things
Colours Black, red and gold

University Location

Address 50 Stone Road East Guelph N1G 2W1 Ontario Canada
Tel +1 (519) 824 4120
Fax +1 (519) 822 0130
Other locations Ridgetown, Kemptville

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
5,000-7,500 US$ (3,700-5,500 Euro) 12,500-15,000 US$ (9,200-11,000 Euro)
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) 15,000-17,500 US$ (11,000-12,900 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 70-80%
Admission Office 50 Stone Road East, UC Level 3 Guelph N1G 2W1 (519) 824 4120 x53684

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 20,000-24,999
Academic Staff over-5,000
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Memberships and Affiliations

Universities Canada (UC) Council of Ontario Universities (COU) Canadian University Society for Intercollegiate Debate (CUSID) Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE)

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