UNIVERSITY OF GUELPH
Welcome to U of G
At Guelph, they turn knowledge into action. They are committed to developing leaders with a social conscience, an environmental sensibility and a commitment to their communities.
The University of Guelph is like no other university in Canada. Research-intensive and learner-centred, the campuses span urban hubs and rural communities. Known for excellence in the arts, sciences and commitment to developing exceptional thinkers and engaged citizens. Their living and learning environments encourage exploration and the sharing of new ideas. By focusing on the "whole student", University of Guelph graduates have the tools and skills to make a difference in our ever-changing world.
ABOUT THE CITY
Visit Guelph, Canada.
The City of Guelph is a vibrant community of over 113,000 with a lively downtown, abundant shopping opportunities and a dynamic cultural core. Surrounded by the rolling hills of southwestern Ontario, Guelph is an hour's drive from Toronto and even closer to Hamilton and Kitchener-Waterloo.
The city is characterized by many 19th-century limestone buildings including City Hall and the dramatic Church of Our Lady, which dominates the city skyline. Specialty and craft shops, coffee houses, nightclubs, restaurants featuring flavours of the world, and a nationally known bookstore housing a repertory cinema, café and bistro are all within walking or biking distance from the university.