14,705
Students
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

Memorial University of Newfoundland is a University institution located in St. John's, NL, in an urban setting.

Location & Contact

Address Elizabeth Avenue
St. John's, NL  A1C 5S7
Canada
Contact Ms. Marian Abbott
Admissions Office
Email: sturecru@morgan.ucs.mun.ca
Phone: 709-737-3705

Majors & Degrees

Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Area, Ethnic, Cultural, And Gender Studies Associate Bachelors
Canadian Studies Checkmark
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, And Group Studies Related Checkmark
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Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Cell Biology And Histology Checkmark
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Environmental Biology Checkmark
Marine Biology And Biological Oceanography Checkmark
Medical Microbiology And Bacteriology Checkmark
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Zoology/animal Biology Checkmark
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Labor And Industrial Relations Checkmark
Marketing/marketing Management Checkmark
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Associate Bachelors
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Electrical And Electronics Engineering Checkmark
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Naval Architecture And Marine Engineering Checkmark
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences Associate Bachelors
Foods, Nutrition, And Wellness Checkmark
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
Classics And Classical Languages Checkmark
Comparative Literature Checkmark
French Checkmark
German Checkmark
Latin Checkmark
Linguistics Checkmark
Modern Greek Checkmark
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Dietetics Checkmark
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Premedical Studies Checkmark
Registered Nursing/registered Nurse Checkmark
History Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
Biological And Physical Sciences Checkmark
Medieval And Renaissance Studies Checkmark
Natural Resources And Conservation Associate Bachelors
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Forest Sciences And Biology Checkmark
Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
Kinesiology And Exercise Science Checkmark
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Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Geology/earth Science Checkmark
Geophysics And Seismology Checkmark
Oceanography (chemical And Physical) Checkmark
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Criminology Checkmark
Economics Checkmark
Geographic Information Science And Cartography Checkmark
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Political Science And Government Checkmark
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Transportation And Materials Moving Associate Bachelors
Marine Science/merchant Marine Officer Checkmark
Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Art History, Criticism And Conservation Checkmark
Dramatic/theater Arts Checkmark
Drawing Checkmark
Keyboard Instruments Checkmark
Music Checkmark
Music History, Literature, And Theory Checkmark
Music Theory And Composition Checkmark
Painting Checkmark
Percussion Instruments Checkmark
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Stringed Instruments Checkmark
Theater Design And Technology Checkmark
Theater Literature, History And Criticism Checkmark
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

14,705
Enrolled

Applying

40
Application Fee
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Required for some programs Interview
2 recommendations
Other requirements may exist (see below)
Other requirements: Audition, portfolio

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen Not reported Not reported Yes
Out of state Fall freshmen March 1st Not reported
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer March 1st Not reported

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

2,550
In-province
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Fees

494
Full-time student fees
6,204
Room & board
2,174
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Senior Citizens
Employees

Student Body

14,705
Total undergrad students
19%
Out-of-province students

Gender

Male (39.31%)
Female (60.69%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Not Reported
Housing options Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
Men-only housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 10%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Winter Carnival, National University Week and Orientation

Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
International Student Center, Students Older Than Average, Memorial's Organization for the Disabled, Biology Society and Student Parents at MUN

Campus Security & Safety

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Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
Basketball Checkmark Checkmark No
Cross-country Running Checkmark Checkmark No
Riflery Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark Checkmark No
Softball Checkmark No No
Squash Checkmark No No
Swimming And Diving Checkmark Checkmark No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark No No
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark Checkmark No
Water Polo Checkmark No No
Weight Lifting Checkmark No No
Wrestling No Checkmark No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
Basketball Checkmark Checkmark No
Cross-country Running Checkmark Checkmark No
Riflery Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark Checkmark No
Softball Checkmark No No
Squash Checkmark No No
Swimming And Diving Checkmark Checkmark No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark No No
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark Checkmark No
Water Polo Checkmark No No
Weight Lifting Checkmark No No
Wrestling No Checkmark No

Faculty

1,269
Total Faculty
12:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 1,233
Part-time - 36
Male - 813
Female - 456