Founded with a focus on interactive learning, Trent University has been ranked the best undergraduate university in Ontario for ten years running (Maclean's University Rankings).
With over 100 undergraduate programs to choose from, Trent University is:
- #1 for scholarships in Canada, and has been for 20 consecutive years.
- Top 5 in Canada for overall reputation.
- Top 6.2% of universities worldwide.
The Peterborough campus is just 90 minutes from downtown Toronto. It's within a beautiful setting by the Otonabee River, giving students the best of both nature and city life. The Durham GTA campus is located in Oshawa. It's 40 minutes from downtown Toronto and home to a close-knit community.
Trent's ethos is focused on leadership and social change. It was voted second in Ontario for ‘most innovative', and for producing 'leaders of tomorrow'. Students are encouraged through their courses and around campus to collaborate, innovate and engage.
Trent's students, as well as faculty and alumni, are committed to finding sustainable solutions to problems in the world. This is a cause that goes all the way back to the university's founding principles. The global perspective sees Trent welcome students from 79 countries from across the world and all over Canada. This results in 95% of students who are happy that they chose to study at Trent.
Trent has excellent graduate outcomes, with 96% of graduates employed within two years of graduating. It's also associated with two Nobel Prize winners.