About Us Feature
The Office of Research oversees a $140 million research enterprise across seven colleges, four regional campuses, 10 research stations and the University of Guelph/Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs partnership. We are committed to supporting the research programs of University of Guelph faculty across all disciplines.
From the three founding Colleges: the Ontario Veterinary College (1862), the Ontario Agricultural College 1874) and the MacDonald Institute 1903), the University of Guelph, established in 1964, has grown to be one of Canada’s top comprehensive universities. Dedicated faculty and staff are at work making communities, environment, food and health better.
The Office of Research provides services to help further the research capacity of the University. This includes Research Support Services, Animal Care Services, the Catalyst Centre and the OMAF and MRA/UofG Partnership, Laboratory Services, Research Communications, Research Infrastructure programs, and Research Financial Services. Watch a welcome message from our Vice-President, Research Kevin Hall.