|Students enrolled at Dalhousie University||over 20,000|
|From out of province||62%|
|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|
|Overall (in Canada)||Top 15|
|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|
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.
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.
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.
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.
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