21,179
Students
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
65
65%
Acceptance Rate
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

University of Guelph is a University institution located in Guelph, ON, in a suburban setting.

Location & Contact

Address L-3 University Centre
Guelph, ON  N1G 2W1
Canada
Contact Ms. Janette Hogan
Assistant Registrar, Admissions
Email: jhogan@uoguelph.ca
Phone: 519-824-4120
Fax: 519-766-9481

Majors & Degrees

Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Agronomy And Crop Science Checkmark
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Turf And Turfgrass Management Checkmark
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, And Gender Studies Associate Bachelors
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Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Tourism And Travel Services Management Checkmark
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Associate Bachelors
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Water Resources Engineering Checkmark
Engineering Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Medicinal And Pharmaceutical Chemistry Checkmark
Veterinary/animal Health Technology Checkmark
History Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Nutrition Sciences Checkmark
Natural Resources And Conservation Associate Bachelors
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Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
Kinesiology And Exercise Science Checkmark
Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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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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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

23,750
Applied
15,564
Accepted
21,179
Enrolled
66%

Applying

150
Application Fee
3.5
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
A minimum high school GPA of 3
Required for some programs

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen March 1st May 27th
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer May 1st Not reported Yes

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

6,571
In-province
6,571
Out-of-province
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Fees

22,501
Full-time student fees
11,132
Room & board
6,082
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

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

Student Body

21,179
Total undergrad students
4%
International Students

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements None
Housing options Cooperative housing
Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 28%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Homecoming, College Royal Weekend and Trick or Eat

Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Guelph Gryphon Athletics, Habitat for Humanity, Curtain Call Productions, West Indian Students Association and OXFAM-Guelph Chapter

Campus Security & Safety

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Electronically-operated dormitory entrances Checkmark
Other Campus Security & Safety:
video camera surveillance in parking lots, alarms in women's locker room

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
Baseball No Checkmark No
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Cheerleading Checkmark No No
Crew No Checkmark No
Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
Equestrian Sports Checkmark No No
Fencing Checkmark No No
Field Hockey No No No
Football Checkmark Checkmark No
Golf No Checkmark No
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Lacrosse No Checkmark No
Rock Climbing Checkmark No No
Rowing No Checkmark No
Rugby No Checkmark Checkmark
Sand Volleyball Checkmark No No
Skiing (cross-country) No Checkmark No
Skiing (downhill) No Checkmark No
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Softball Checkmark No No
Squash Checkmark No No
Swimming And Diving No Checkmark Checkmark
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Track And Field No Checkmark Checkmark
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
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Water Polo Checkmark No No
Wrestling No Checkmark Checkmark
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
Baseball No No No
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Cheerleading Checkmark No No
Crew No Checkmark No
Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
Equestrian Sports Checkmark No No
Fencing Checkmark No No
Field Hockey No Checkmark Checkmark
Football Checkmark No No
Golf No Checkmark No
Ice Hockey Checkmark Checkmark Checkmark
Lacrosse No Checkmark No
Rock Climbing Checkmark No No
Rowing No Checkmark No
Rugby No Checkmark Checkmark
Sand Volleyball Checkmark No No
Skiing (cross-country) No Checkmark No
Skiing (downhill) No Checkmark No
Soccer Checkmark Checkmark Checkmark
Softball Checkmark No No
Squash Checkmark No No
Swimming And Diving No Checkmark Checkmark
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Track And Field No Checkmark Checkmark
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
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Water Polo Checkmark No No
Wrestling No Checkmark Checkmark

Faculty

756
Total Faculty
23:1
Student-Faculty Ratio