Rachana Devkota

U of G PhD Student Awarded Prestigious Award

Congratulations Rachana Devkota, PhD student in the School of Environmental Design and Rural Development (SEDRD), on winning a prestigious award from Canada's premier global development research agency: the International Development Research Centre (IDRC). The David and Ruth Hopper and Ramesh and Pilar Bhatia Canada Fellowship Recipient is awarded to the top female candidate from among the IDRC Doctoral Research Awardees for 2017.

Upcoming February Deadlines - Graduate Scholarships

Reminder of upcoming graduate scholarships with February deadlines:


Mackenzie King Open & Travelling Scholarships - Application Deadline: February 1, 2018

There are two types of Mackenzie King Scholarships: the "Open" Scholarship and the "Travelling" Scholarship. Both were established to support graduates of Canadian universities who are pursuing graduate studies.

CITI Program Courses

University of Guelph is a member of Network of Networks (N2). Through this membership, the University of Guelph has gained free access to the Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative (CITI), an online education program.

Select CITI Canada courses are available free of charge to all members of the University community with a valid University of Guelph email account, including faculty, students and staff. Course completion is documented by a completion certificate.

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Office Closure

Please note that the Office of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies will be closed December 22 at 2:00pm until January 2, 2018. The office will reopen with regular hours on January 2, 2018.


For applicants: We understand that you may want to use the holiday break to begin the graduate application process. If you submit your application through OUAC before December 18th, 2017 you can expect to receive your WebAdvisor login credentials before office closure (these credentials are required in order to begin uploading your application documents on WebAdvisor).

Applications Now Open: Brock Doctoral Scholarship

The Brock Doctoral Scholarship is one of the most prestigious doctoral awards available at the University. We seek to attract scholars with potential to attain a high level of academic achievement and to make significant teaching and research contributions. Winners represent the very best in their College and at the University.

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OGPS Office Closure Notice

Please note that the Office of Registrarial Services and the Office of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies will be closed on Thursday, December 7 from 11:30am - 1:30pm.

Graduate Application Closed Oct 4-Oct 10

**Notice of Application Closure** The University of Guelph graduate application for entry into all graduate programs will be closed from Oct 4, 2017 at 11:59 pm until Oct 10, 2017. We look forward to receiving your application after October 10, 2017. Thank you for your understanding.

SummerFest on the Green

Kick off your Canada 150 summer celebrations with the University of Guelph at SummerFest on the Green!

SummerFest is on Sunday, June 25 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Johnston Green. There will be live music, food trucks, beer garden, and so many other activities! Everyone is welcome, and admission is free. Click here for more details.

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