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Four campuses in Halifax and Truro (Nova Scotia) , and satellite locations in Yarmouth and Saint John, New Brunswick

About our students

Students enrolled at Dalhousie University over 20,000
    From out of province 62%
    International students 24%
Average entering grade of first-year students 87.6%
Number of first-year students receiving entrance awards 1,400
Number of Rhodes Scholars   93
Number of countries represented   Over 115


Times Higher Education World University Rankings

Overall (in Canada) Top 15
Overall (internationally) 251-300
Social and economic impact (in Canada) Top 20
Social and economic impact (internationally) Top 200
Law (internationally) Top 200
Life sciences and health disciplines (internationally) Top 300
Number of Faculties 13
Degree programs available 200+
Number of alumni 150,000+
Students taking part in work-integrated learning nearly 90%
Exchange programs for students Over 90 (in more than 43 countries)
Student clubs & societies 400+
Student housing spaces 2,660 in a variety of residences
Year of founding 1818

Living in Nova Scotia

You’ll discover the friendliest people you’ll ever meet, stunning landscapes and lots to see and do in this East Coast province. Pack your bags and experience life in Nova Scotia.

Beautiful learning environments

From our Halifax campuses, to our Agricultural Campus and Dalhousie Medicine New Brunswick, you’ll experience unique spaces that range from historic, ivy-covered buildings to modern facilities.

A space to call your own

Living in residence is safe, hassle-free and close to classes. If you prefer to live off campus, our off-campus housing office can help you find a place that’s right for you. Learn more about residence and housing.

Live the Dal experience

Get involved in campus life by joining one of many student clubs and societies. If sports are your thing, you can join an intramural team, or hit the gym at one of our fitness facilities. Find out more about student life.

More about Dalhousie


Our broad range of academic programs attract and retain a diverse mix of incredible students, scholars, researchers and staff who work together with interdisciplinary perspective and a focus on service.

Our 13 academic Faculties expand understanding through teaching excellence and a drive for discovery that results in more than $190 million in research funding each year. As Atlantic Canada’s primary research-intensive university and a member of the U15 Group of Canadian Universities, our research and innovation includes world-leading researchers working in labs, studios and in the field.

Building on our legacy of groundbreaking research and outstanding scholarship, we are focused on providing a unique, interactive and collaborative environment that supports all our students, instructors, researchers and staff to achieve excellence.

To learn more about Dalhousie University, please visit their website at https://www.dal.ca/

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