Known for its excellence in the arts and sciences, and commitment to developing exceptional thinkers, the University of Guelph, or popularly known as U of G, has partnered with the University of Guelph-Humber in Toronto. With its beautiful, safe campuses and welcoming, supportive culture, U of G blends both historical and modern architecture with cutting-edge technology.
A leading comprehensive university, the University of Guelph was established on May 8, 1964, by joining the Ontario Agricultural College (1874).
As a research-intensive and learner-centered university, the University of Guelph has two significant campuses through which it provides quality education and services to the students. The schools and their features are listed below:
The University of Guelph is a fully accredited member of the Association of Universities and Colleges in Canada (AUCC).
The University of Guelph has been able to impart quality education as well as practical training to its students through its two campuses, one in Guelph and the other in Ridgetown. As Canada’s Food University, UofG thrives on putting knowledge into action and developing the whole student community. The University of Guelph's acceptance rate is 65%.
Emphasizing sports and athletic activities, U Guelph has 17 varsity teams, 22 sports clubs, and more than 200 student clubs and organizations, and these clubs are represented by the name “Guelph Gryphons”. Some of the facts and information about U Guelph like the number of international students, and other details are listed below:
The University of Guelph courses are offered as undergraduate, doctorate as well as graduate programs in various fields of study. It offers almost 130 master's degrees and more than 90 majors and minors in undergraduate degrees to the students. The list of schools or colleges of Guelph University through which it imparts quality education in various fields of study are listed below:
The University of Guelph also offers several numbers of innovative financial aid programs so that both domestic, as well as qualified international students, can attend U Guelph despite their financial situation. The scholarships are provided at both undergraduate and graduate levels amounting to more than $32 million. Some of the scholarships for international students at U of G are listed below:
The University of Guelph provides housing and residential facilities to the students that are fully equipped with facilities like 24-hour desks, events, lounge, and many more. The residences and the facilities provided at each University of Guelph housing and residence is listed below:
Other general services provided by the University of Guelph are listed below:
|Student Housing Services||Athletics|
|Bookstore||Campus Community Police|
|Communications & Public Affairs||Community Relations|
|Computing & Communications Services||Hospitality Services|
|Human Resources||Student Affairs|
A comprehensive public research institution located in Guelph, Ontario, Canada, Guelph Ontario University has a total of about 29,507 undergraduate and graduate students and approximately 1,400 international students from more than 120 countries. The University of Guelph's acceptance rate is 65%. Well known for its beautiful, safe, and welcoming culture, U of G takes pride in having more than 173,000 alumni living in 160 different countries.
The University of Guelph has been recognized for its continuous effort in imparting quality education and encouraging creativity as well as innovation in the field of science and technology. Its rankings are awarded based on several ranking factors such as employment rate, research excellence, funding and endowment, reputation, etc. Some of the University of Guelph rankings are listed below:
|For Veterinary Sciences||1st in Canada|
|For Food Science and Technology||1st in Canada|
|For Agricultural Sciences||2nd in Canada|
|For Environmental Sciences||Top 10 in Canada|
|Research Intensity||1st Comprehensive University|
|Student Satisfaction||2nd in Canada|
|UniRank for Canadian University||13th in Canada|
|Total Research Dollars||1st|
The University of Guelph admission requirements may vary depending upon whether you are a national or international student. International students aspiring to study at Uof G are required to fill up an International Online Application Form provided by the Ontario Universities Application Centre (OUAC).
University of Guelph Admissions Criteria: The criteria for the University of Guelph admissions differ depending upon the programs that one wants to enroll. The admission criteria are:
For Masters Programs
For Doctoral Degree
The billing and payment of the University of Guelph tuition fees and other related fees for international students must be paid on a semester basis rather than an annual basis. The payments are to be done at the start of each semester to spread out the financial burden. The University of Guelph's tuition fees for undergraduate programs range from CAD $3,343 to CAD $6,000 per semester, depending upon the courses. The tuition fees for the University of Guelph graduate programs for international students cover from CAD $2,816 to CAD $7,994 per semester. The average tuition fees for international students at U of G is shown below:
|Degree Type||Tuition Fees|
There are necessary documents that need to be furnished by students who are planning to enroll in the University of Guelph graduate programs. However, some University of Guelph programs may have additional requirements that need to be fulfilled. Find below some of the documents to be submitted along with the U of G application:
Other than the University of Guelph tuition fees, there are certain additional fees that the students are required to pay to depend upon the services they avail of or the University of Guelph programs they undertake. The other fees at U of G for international students are as follows:
The payment for tuition and other University of Guelph fees for international students can be done through telephone banking, global pay, money orders, certified cheque, bank drafts, and so on. However, the Guelph Ontario University doesn't accept payments through credit cards, uncertified cheques, and cash. Tuition and fees are calculated based on the academic program, course load, cohort year, citizenship, room and meal plan selection, and parking if availed by the student. Some of the popular University of Guelph courses and their fees for international students are shown below:
Course Fees: $10255 - $10256
Course Fees: $10256
Course Fees: $30455
Course Fees: $10256
Course Fees: $29169 - $37743
For general inquiries, one can mail at [email protected] and for the University of Guelph admissions and application-related inquiries, one can mail at [email protected]. The phone number for the main switchboard is (519)-824-4120. Find the University of Guelph location and other contact details below: