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Campus Day at the University of Guelph

Posted: Tuesday, March 18, 2014 3:00 PM

Join us this Sunday, March 23 for our Spring open house, Campus Day!

Second Round Offers

Posted: Thursday, March 13, 2014 12:00 AM

The University of Guelph has begun extending second round offers of admission. Students who receive an offer will see this reflected on the OUAC website and should expect an offer package to arrive in the mail shortly after.

March Break Tours

Posted: Tuesday, March 11, 2014 9:00 AM

Stuck for ideas of what to do with what's left of your March Break? Why not visit U of G and take a campus tour?

U of G's Mascot, Gryph, Surprises Students With Offers of Admission!

Posted: Tuesday, February 11, 2014 3:15 PM

How many university students can boast that their admission offers were hand-delivered by a six-foot-tall mythical creature?

Admission Offer Schedule

Posted: Wednesday, January 29, 2014 10:00 AM

Wondering when you might see an offer letter in your mailbox?

Apply to U of G by January 15 for early consideration

Posted: Tuesday, January 07, 2014 9:00 AM

Completing your application is your first step towards becoming part of the University of Guelph community, an experience that will provide you with positive, life-changing opportunities.

Apply to Guelph over the Holidays!

Posted: Monday, December 16, 2013 1:00 PM

If you are planning to graduate in June 2014 and haven't yet applied to universities in Ontario, you have until January 15th, 2014 if you want to be considered for early admission.

Scholarships? We've got those!

Posted: Wednesday, December 04, 2013 2:00 PM

Scholarships abound at U of G! Find out how to get a piece of the action and save yourself some hard-earned cash!

Check us out - in person!

Posted: Monday, November 25, 2013 11:00 AM

If you're considering Guelph for Fall 2014, come check us out in the new year to see what we've got to offer!

Important Dates

Posted: Friday, November 22, 2013 11:00 AM

Stay on top of your application for admission, scholarships, residence, and more!

Science and Engineering Sunday

Posted: Tuesday, November 12, 2013 2:00 PM

Prospective students and their families are invited to join us on campus for a full day program to experience science and engineering at the University of Guelph on Sunday, November 17, 2013.

Visit us for Fall Preview Day

Posted: Tuesday, October 29, 2013 10:00 AM

Spend the day with us this Sunday, November 3!

Join us online!

Posted: Wednesday, October 23, 2013 12:09 AM

Join us online!  Keep up to date with everything Guelph by following us on social media.

Visit us at The OUF!

Posted: Thursday, September 26, 2013 9:00 AM

We will be at The Ontario Universities' Fair this weekend! Will you?

Join us this Fall!

Posted: Monday, September 16, 2013 2:00 PM

We're about to take our Gryphon Pride on the road! Find out if we'll be coming to your town!

Be in ‘the know’ this year when you head back to school!

Posted: Monday, August 12, 2013 3:00 PM

 New beginnings need not be overwhelming when your university of choice is as welcoming and accepting as the University of Guelph!

Have a great summer!

Posted: Monday, June 24, 2013 12:09 AM

See you in September!

Ontario Universities’ Application Centre’s Admission Information Service

Posted: Thursday, June 06, 2013 3:00 PM

The Ontario Universities’ Application Centre’s Admission Information Service has opened.

Third Round Offers

Posted: Thursday, May 16, 2013 12:09 AM

We have begun to send out third round offers.

Road trip! Why taking a tour of your prospective university choices is so important

Posted: Tuesday, April 23, 2013 11:30 AM

Take a road trip to Guelph! We hear it all the time here at U of G, and it really does stand to reason: Touring your prospective university choices – even your third or fourth choices - is one of the best ways to help you decide which school you should say “yes” to.

Scholarships & Bursaries are Plentiful at U of G!

Posted: Monday, April 15, 2013 11:00 AM

For many students, attending university can mean taking on a hefty amount of student debt. But with a little bit of investigating, students are likely to find a multitude of scholarship and bursaries available for the taking.

Admission Information for our International Applicants

Posted: Wednesday, March 27, 2013 12:09 AM

International Scholarships are coming soon!  If you are an international student outside of Canada and your letter of offer states that you will be considered for a scholarship, please check your Gryph Mail over the next few days for possible updates.

 

Second Round Offers

Posted: Monday, March 11, 2013 11:00 AM

The University of Guelph has begun extending second round offers of admission.  Students who receive an offer will see this reflected on the OUAC website and should expect an offer package to arrive in the mail shortly after.

It's Almost Time For March Break Tours!

Posted: Wednesday, March 06, 2013 12:00 AM

Interested in taking a closer look at our campus? March Break is the perfect time to take a tour!

Admission Offer Timing

Posted: Friday, January 25, 2013 9:30 AM

Wondering when you might see an offer letter in your mailbox?

Applications up for U of G and Guelph-Humber

Posted: Tuesday, January 22, 2013 9:00 AM

More students than ever want to attend the University of Guelph.

Apply now for early admission consideration!

Posted: Thursday, January 10, 2013 10:00 AM

Be sure to apply before Wednesday, January 16 to be considered for all rounds of offers!

OUAC Message

Posted: Friday, December 21, 2012 9:00 AM

The Universities are Monitoring the Impact of Labour Disruptions on Applications for Admission

See you in 2013!

Posted: Friday, December 21, 2012 9:00 AM

The University of Guelph is closed for the holidays.

Share with us!

Posted: Friday, December 14, 2012 9:30 AM

Have you visited our campus lately, or taken in a U of G presentation from one of our travelling liaison officers? We'd love to see hear about it! (or better yet, see it!)

Check us out in the new year!

Posted: Thursday, November 29, 2012 9:00 AM

If you're considering Guelph for Fall 2013, come check us out in the new year to see what we've got to offer!    

Guelph to host open house for newest veterinary facilities

Posted: Tuesday, November 13, 2012 3:00 PM

The Univeristy of Guelph's Ontario Veterinary College is extending an open invite to join them this Thursday, November 15 at open houses for two of their newest facilities.

Science & Engineering Sunday is right around the corner!

Posted: Thursday, November 08, 2012 2:00 PM

Prospective high school students and their families are invited to join us on campus for a full day program to experience science and engineering at the University of Guelph on Sunday, November 18, 2012.

Top marks for Guelph on National Report Card

Posted: Wednesday, October 24, 2012 9:00 AM

Once again, the University of Guelph as been given top marks by its students, according to the Canadian University Report, published by the Globe and Mail.

Online chats begin this week!

Posted: Tuesday, October 23, 2012 9:00 AM

We know you've got questions about applying to the University of Guelph -and we've got the answers you've been looking for!

Our doors are open! Join us for Fall Preview Day on November 4th!

Posted: Monday, October 15, 2012 10:00 AM

High-school students and their families are invited to join us on Sunday, November 4th for our annual Fall Preview Day.

Join us in Toronto this weekend for the Ontario Universities' Fair!

Posted: Sunday, September 23, 2012 12:00 PM

Get set to learn about all things "university" at this year's Ontario Universities' Fair!

Register online for our Fall events!

Posted: Wednesday, September 19, 2012 3:00 PM

The University of Guelph's campus will be bustling with activity this Fall as we welcome thousands of prospective students to be our guests during Fall Preview Day and Science and Engineering Sunday!

Students Meet the Guelph Community Through Project Serve

Posted: Thursday, September 13, 2012 12:00 PM

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to work at a donkey sanctuary? How about a youth music centre, organic farming centre, hospital or museum? This Saturday, hundreds or Guelph students will get to find out as they volunteer through the 15th annual Project Serve day.

Great study habits start with support and end with success!

Posted: Tuesday, September 11, 2012 3:00 PM

At the University of Guelph, there are many programs that encourage the development of effective group and solo studying.

ID Card Office Open This Weekend!

Posted: Friday, August 31, 2012 2:20 PM

For students who have not yet received their student ID card, please note that Enrolment Services will be open this weekend to issue ID cards. Hours will be as follows:

Saturday  10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Sunday  10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Monday  12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Avoid the long line-ups next week and be sure to get your ID card this weekend! 

Getting Involved in Campus Activities is Key to Fulfilling University Experience

Posted: Tuesday, August 07, 2012 2:00 PM

Move-in day is in one month!  Almost 4000 students will be meeting new friends and finding their niche. They will be getting involved in any multitude of extra-curricular activities and laying the foundation for an enriching and ultimately more successful university experience.

Congratulations... now what is this?

Posted: Friday, May 25, 2012 12:00 PM

University of Guelph card-style USB drive

Third Round Offers, Accepting an Offer, and Applying for Residence

Posted: Tuesday, May 08, 2012 2:00 PM

Throughout the next two weeks, U of G Admissions staff will be busy calculating final cut-off averages and sending out all third round offers of admission for September 2012.

Admission Update and FAQ's

Posted: Friday, March 23, 2012 12:00 PM

The University of Guelph has begun extending second round offers of admission.  If you receive an offer in this round, you will see this reflected on the OUAC website and should expect an offer package to arrive in the mail shortly thereafter. 

Join us for a tour during March Break

Posted: Tuesday, February 21, 2012 12:00 AM

Interested in taking a tour of our campus? March Break is the perfect time!

Applying for early consideration - Deadline is January 11

Posted: Friday, January 06, 2012 9:00 AM

Wednesday, January 11 is the deadline to apply for early consideration.

Get ready to apply over the holidays!

Posted: Friday, December 09, 2011 10:00 AM

Make applying to Guelph a part of your holiday plans!

Connect with us!

Posted: Tuesday, November 29, 2011 4:00 PM

Connecting with U of G has never been easier!

U of G Maintains High Rankings in University Reports

Posted: Friday, October 28, 2011 10:00 AM

Once again, the University of Guelph maintained its high rankings from two important university reports, published this week.

Get ready for the Ontario Universities' Fair!

Posted: Tuesday, October 11, 2011 12:00 AM

Come and talk to students and staff  from the University of Guelph this weekend at OUF!

Visit U of G at the Ontario Universities Fair

Posted: Thursday, September 29, 2011 12:00 AM

Come visit U of G's booth at the Ontario Universities Fair! 

Introducing our "Road Warrior" team, coming soon to school near you!

Posted: Thursday, September 08, 2011 12:00 AM

Look for one of these friendly faces coming soon to a school near you!     

U of G Road Warriors Are Getting Ready to Go Back to School!

Posted: Wednesday, August 17, 2011 3:00 PM

While you’re busy getting ready to go back to school, our dedicated group of Liaison Officers are getting ready to come and visit you!

Campus busy with Convocation celebrations

Posted: Thursday, June 16, 2011 1:00 PM

A busy week full of convocation ceremonies is winding down at the University of Guelph.

Third Round Offers, Important Dates and Residence Applications

Posted: Monday, May 09, 2011 4:30 PM

Final cut-off averages for each program will be set within the next two weeks and all round three offers will be made no later than May 30.        

Voting with Avatar Summerlee - The Sequel

Posted: Thursday, April 21, 2011 9:10 AM

Last week we brought you news of U of G's President Alastair Summerlee's pledge to transform himself into Avatar if at least 1500 students pledged to vote in the upcoming federal election. Well get ready, because here's how the whole thing went down!

"Avatar" Summerlee Shows Support for the Student Vote

Posted: Friday, April 15, 2011 10:00 AM

U of G's President Alastair Summerlee kept his word on Wednesday when he allowed himself to be transformed into Avatar.  

U of G students challenge youth to "Get Your Vote On"!

Posted: Friday, April 01, 2011 2:15 PM

Students voting? This is not an April Fool's joke.
Students gear up for May 2nd, take vote pledges, and challenge other campuses.

Fill out the Student Profile Form to increase your chances of admission to U of G

Posted: Monday, March 28, 2011 1:20 PM

Now that you’ve applied to the University of Guelph, you’re likely working hard to keep your marks up as you approach mid-term exams and assignments.

Visit us this Sunday for Campus Day!

Posted: Thursday, March 24, 2011 10:00 AM

Have you visited U of Guelph yet? Now is your chance to not only take a tour of our beautiful campus, but to also meet faculty, admission staff, and sit in on specific program seminars.

First Round Offers Have Started!

Posted: Monday, February 07, 2011 9:00 AM

The University of Guelph has commenced making offers of admission.

More Students Choose U of G as their first choice

Posted: Thursday, January 27, 2011 12:00 AM

University of Guelph has seen an increase in the number of applicants who list U of G as their top choice for September 2011 admission.

Apply by January 12 for early consideration!

Posted: Friday, January 07, 2011 12:00 AM

Applications for early consideration due this Wednesday, January 12!

Applying Over the Holidays

Posted: Wednesday, December 08, 2010 11:00 AM

Make applying to Guelph a part of your holiday plans!

High Rankings for U of G from Maclean's magazine

Posted: Monday, November 22, 2010 11:00 AM

For the 20th year in a row, Maclean’s magazine released its rankings of Canadian universities, and the University of Guelph maintained a spot close to the top.

U of G Gets Top Marks From Students

Posted: Thursday, October 28, 2010 2:08 PM

Continuing with a long-standing trend, the University of Guelph once again received top marks from its students in the recently released University Report Card, published earlier this week by The Globe and Mail.

Changing Lives and Improving Life - With a Dare!

Posted: Friday, October 22, 2010 4:00 PM

Members of the U of G community took part in a fun-filled week of dares as part of “A Dare to Remember”, proceeds of which go to the Stephen Lewis Foundation.

Un-Painting the Cannon

Posted: Tuesday, September 28, 2010 2:00 PM

For many University of Guelph students, painting the cannon is the epitome of campus tradition.

Check Out UofG at OUF!

Posted: Thursday, September 16, 2010 11:26 AM

UofG invites you to visit their booth at the Ontario Universities' Fair!

Making a move: Helping you make the most of moving into residence

Posted: Wednesday, August 25, 2010 1:30 PM

The University of Guelph community is gearing up for students to move back into residence!

Gear Up for September with STARTonline!

Posted: Monday, June 21, 2010 9:25 AM

 On your mark, get set, START!

Important Dates 2010

Posted: Wednesday, April 28, 2010 12:00 AM

May 1 Student Profile Form due

Guelph gets One-Time Enrollment Boost

Posted: Monday, April 26, 2010 12:00 AM

The University of Guelph will receive $9.8 million in funding from the Ontario government to help with increased enrolment.

New U of G slide show!

Posted: Tuesday, March 16, 2010 12:00 AM

Visit our new online slide show.!

New! Undergraduate Student Blogs

Posted: Wednesday, March 03, 2010 12:00 AM

Follow the stories of some pretty exciting and involved students.

Fill out a Student Profile Form

Posted: Wednesday, February 24, 2010 12:09 AM

Why not tell us more about yourself?

Check your mailbox!

Posted: Tuesday, February 09, 2010 12:00 AM

The University of Guelph has begun to send out offers of admission.

Guelph Applications Up

Posted: Tuesday, January 19, 2010 9:00 AM

 More students want to come to the University of Guelph.

Guelph Hospitality is tops!

Posted: Tuesday, January 19, 2010 12:00 AM

A new international study ranks Guelph the top school for Hospitality and Tourism Management in Canada.

Application Deadline For Early Admission: Jan. 13

Posted: Monday, January 04, 2010 9:00 AM

Application to be considered for early admission are due by Jan. 13.

Chat with Us

Posted: Friday, January 01, 2010 12:00 AM

This is your chance to talk to admissions staff.

Applying Over The Holidays

Posted: Wednesday, December 09, 2009 9:00 AM

Include applying to the University of Guelph in your holiday plans!

Guelph dominates the Globe and Mail Campus rankings

Posted: Thursday, October 22, 2009 12:00 AM

The University of Guelph takes home top marks in the Globe and Mail's annual Canadian University Report.

We are on the Road

Posted: Wednesday, October 21, 2009 12:00 AM

Meet the Guelph Liaison Officers who are currently touring the province talking about Guelph.

Guelph number one for Friendly Atmosphere

Posted: Monday, October 19, 2009 12:00 AM

We’re the top of the List!

New Programs for Fall 2010!

Posted: Wednesday, September 30, 2009 9:00 AM

 The University of Guelph is proud to present new program offerings for Fall 2010 admission!

Come to the Ontario Universities' Fair

Posted: Thursday, September 17, 2009 9:00 AM

Come to the OUF!

Evolution at Guelph

Posted: Sunday, May 10, 2009 12:00 AM

Educators meet to discuss the ins and outs of evolution and celebrate Charles Darwin.

Responding to your Offer

Posted: Wednesday, April 01, 2009 12:00 AM

Thanks to a helpful video OUAC just made accepting your offer easy!

Guelph to Australia

Posted: Tuesday, March 03, 2009 12:00 AM

Guelph Student vying for ‘Best Job in the World’

Offers Have Begun

Posted: Tuesday, February 10, 2009 12:00 AM

Check your Mailbox

Applications Up!

Posted: Wednesday, January 21, 2009 12:09 AM

Guelph leads the way in applications for 2009!

Don't Forget To Apply!

Posted: Monday, January 12, 2009 12:09 AM

Apply now to the University of Guelph!

U of G Among Canada's Top Research Universities

Posted: Wednesday, October 29, 2008 12:09 AM

The University of Guelph holds the prized spot as Canada's top comprehensive research institution!

A Report Card To Be Proud Of!

Posted: Friday, October 24, 2008 12:09 AM

The Globe and Mail’s 2008 Canadian University Report has once again highlighted what our students know and are proud to showcase – that we are one of the best!

Keep In Touch!

Posted: Wednesday, October 01, 2008 9:00 AM

Sign up and learn more!  Get an account to keep in touch with all that is happening at the University of Guelph. 

See you at the OUF!

Posted: Tuesday, August 19, 2008 12:09 AM

The Ontario Universities' Fair (OUF) is September 26 through 28, 2008.

We're Visiting a High School Near You!

Posted: Tuesday, August 19, 2008 12:09 AM

The University of Guelph Liaison Team will be hitting the road in the next few weeks, visiting over 700 Ontario high schools.

Admission Update - Secondary School Applicants

Posted: Thursday, May 22, 2008 9:00 AM

Most of our offers of admission to secondary school students have been sent out.

Residence Application Deadline

Posted: Thursday, May 22, 2008 9:00 AM

 The Residence Application Deadline for Fall 2008 is 4:30pm EST, May 28th 2008.

Offer Update

Posted: Thursday, April 24, 2008 12:09 AM

The University of Guelph has now sent out first and second round offers.

Deadline for Awards Application is April 1!

Posted: Thursday, March 27, 2008 9:00 AM

 The deadline date to submit your Financial Need Assessment Form for Entrance Awards (E.N.A.F)is fast approaching!

U of G Students Win First-Ever National Competition!

Posted: Friday, February 29, 2008 9:00 AM

A team of University of Guelph engineering students has won a first-ever national competition for up-and-coming inventors!

A Canada First!

Posted: Tuesday, February 26, 2008 9:00 AM

A first in  Canada, thanks to U of G Computer Science Prof!

Offers Have Begun....

Posted: Monday, February 11, 2008 9:00 AM

The University of Guelph will begin to generate offers within the next week and we will continue to make offers throughout the month of February.

Co-op programs on eINFO

Posted: Monday, December 17, 2007 9:00 AM

Recently, an error was discovered on eINFO – it did not indicate that co-op was an option for select majors in the Sciences, Engineering, and Computing programs...

U of G on Facebook!

Posted: Friday, November 09, 2007 9:00 AM

 SkoolPool  is one of Facebook’s newest applications and allows you to post and share information about the University of Guelph and other schools you are considering. 

New Collaborative Programs

Posted: Friday, November 02, 2007 9:00 AM

New collaborative progams in nanoscience and environmental governance are offered for Fall 2008.

#1 in Research!

Posted: Wednesday, October 31, 2007 9:00 AM

 The University of Guelph was recently named “Research University of the Year” and was also ranked the top comprehensive university in Research Infosource Inc’s annual “Top 50 Research Universities.”  But why all the hype? Why should research be important to you? 

Top marks for Guelph again!

Posted: Wednesday, October 17, 2007 10:00 AM

 The Globe and Mail’s 2007 University Report Card has once again highlighted what our students know and are proud to showcase - that we are one of the best!

University of Guelph Math Requirements for 2008

Posted: Friday, August 24, 2007 12:00 AM

The Ontario government has changed the secondary school mathematics curriculum, and therefore the prerequisites for many university programs will change for those students beginning university studies in fall 2008...

GO Transit to Offer Express Route Between U of G, Toronto

Posted: Tuesday, May 01, 2007 12:00 AM

Getting to and from the University of Guelph from the greater Toronto area will be much easier beginning this fall. The University has teamed up with GO Transit to offer new routes that will start and end on campus.

U of G Earns High Marks for Undergraduate Experience

Posted: Thursday, March 22, 2007 10:00 AM

When it comes to the quality of the undergraduate experience, the University of Guelph remains at the top of its class, according to national survey results released today by Maclean’s.

Pamela Wallin Named Chancellor

Posted: Tuesday, March 06, 2007 10:00 AM

Pamela Wallin, one of the country’s most accomplished and esteemed journalists, diplomats and entrepreneurs, has been named the next chancellor of the University of Guelph.

U of G No. 1 in Maclean's

Posted: Thursday, November 02, 2006 12:00 AM

The University of Guelph reclaimed the No. 1 spot in the annual Maclean’s rankings of universities released today. It’s the third national survey in recent days to name Guelph the top comprehensive university in Canada.

Students Rank U of G at Top of The Class

Posted: Tuesday, October 31, 2006 12:00 AM

Once again, the University of Guelph is ranked at the top of its class for overall educational quality, reputation and atmosphere in the 2006 University Report Card published today by the Globe and Mail.

U of G Ranks High in National Research Surveys

Posted: Tuesday, October 24, 2006 12:00 AM

For the fifth year in a row, the University of Guelph remains Canada’s top comprehensive research institution in the annual “Top 50" Research Universities List published today by a national consulting firm.
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