Lakehead University, a vibrant and forward-thinking institution in Ontario, Canada, provides a transformative education that celebrates all of its students as valued leaders of the future. It is known worldwide for providing an exceptional learner-centered experience.
Lakehead's small student-to-professor ratio allows academic mentorship to flourish and provides experiential learning opportunities in which students can activate classroom learning in practical, hands-on ways.
With two campuses, in Thunder Bay and Orillia, students can choose from almost 60 different undergraduate academic areas to study and thrive in. Both campuses provide an immersive blend of academic excellence, cutting-edge facilities, residence living, co-operative education, and a rich variety of social and recreational activities, all within a beautiful natural environment. Partnered with Georgian College, Lakehead also offers four innovative degree plus diploma programs at its campus in Barrie, Ontario. Lakehead has been named as one of Canada's university hidden gems, as well as having one of the country's most beautiful campuses, by the Huffington Post.
Established over 50 years ago, Lakehead is an esteemed higher education provider known around the globe for its research excellence. It is among the world's elite business schools that are internationally accredited by the AACSB. In the Times Higher Education (THE) overall world rankings, Lakehead University is the top-ranking Canadian University under 10,000 students, and the only smaller comprehensive Canadian university to be in the Top 100 of THE's Impact Ranking.
More than 1,500 international students from over 80 nations are represented in the student community, and the university ensures that each and every member is included and celebrated.