How many students are enrolled in the University?
The University of Guelph is a mid-size university with approximately 19,000 undergraduate students as well as 2,500 graduate students. International students representing over 100 countries study here. Detailed attendance data for the previous academic year is available in Section XV--Summary of Attendance of the current Undergraduate Calendar.
Additional information pertaining to degree programs and their enrolment at the University of Guelph is posted on Guelph's Common University Data Ontario webpage.
The quality of our academic and personal support for students translates into success. Over 90% of students entering first year return for their second year at Guelph. The University of Guelph receives approximately $125.4 million in research funding annually. Our over 100,000 active alumni live and work in 145 countries around the world. Over 5,000 students live in our on campus residences, including over 90% of our first-year students.
In addition to students the University has over 830 full-time faculty, of which over 98.3% possess a Ph.D. or equivalent highest degree attainable in their field. Students are also supported by more than 1,970 full-time staff.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the information provided above may be inaccurate. Please visit the University's COVID-19 website for up-to-date information and FAQs.