University of Windsor

University of Windsor Ranking

country rank: 30
world rank: 647

University Overview

The University of Windsor ranking was established in 1857 and is a non-profit public higher education organization headquartered in the small city of Windsor, Ontario (population range of 50,000-249,999). The University of Windsor (UW) ranking is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational Canadian higher education institution that is officially accredited by the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities of Ontario. In a variety of fields of research, the University of Windsor (UW) provides courses and services leading to formally accredited higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. credentials, 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 163-year-old Canadian university has a preferential admissions process focused on students’ previous academic records and grades. With an acceptance rate of 60-70 percent, this Canadian higher education institution is considered selective. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. A library, recreational facilities, study abroad and exchange schemes, online classes and distance learning resources, as well as administrative services, are among the academic and non-academic facilities and services available to students at UW.

University of Windsor Ranking

University Identity

Name University of Windsor
Acronym UW
Founded 1857
Motto Bonitatem, disciplinam, scientiam Goodness, discipline, knowledge
Colours Blue and gold

University Location

Address 401 Sunset Avenue Windsor N9B 3P4 Ontario Canada
Tel +1 (519) 253 3000
Fax +1 (519) 973 7050

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
5,000-7,500 US$ (3,700-5,500 Euro) 5,000-7,500 US$ (3,700-5,500 Euro)
10,000-12,500 US$ (7,400-9,200 Euro) 12,500-15,000 US$ (9,200-11,000 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 60-70%
Admission Office 401 Sunset Avenue Windsor N9B 3P4 (519) 253 3000

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 15,000-19,999
Academic Staff 1,500-1,999
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
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) U Sports Canadian University Society for Intercollegiate Debate (CUSID) Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) Canadian University Press (CUP)

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