Office of the President

Following an international search, the University of Guelph has appointed Prof. Franco Vaccarino as the University’s eighth president and vice-chancellor.

He succeeded President Alastair Summerlee effective Aug. 1, 2014.

Welcome to the Office of the President web page.  The people who work with me in the Office of the President and my colleagues on the senior administrative team hope you will find the information provided here of interest to you.

Your questions or suggestions should be directed to and are most welcome.  Each message will be considered carefully and a response will be provided.

The Office of the President can also be reached by phone at: (519) 824-4120 x52200

University of Guelph
50 Stone Road East
Guelph, Ontario, N1G 2W1