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The Community

The University of Guelph offers a welcoming atmosphere to everyone and provides many opportunities to communicate with all across campus. University of Guelph prides itself on the unique and welcoming atmosphere on the campus. When joining the University of Guelph’s campus you feel as though you are welcomed into a close knit community of friends and colleagues. We are committed to employment equity and our students and employees are a large diverse population coming from around the world.


University of Guelph has been consistently ranked at the top of the Maclean Magazine’s list of ‘Top Comprehensive Universities’ because of its commitment to student learning and innovative research.

Your Department

Departments provide a relaxed and intimate working environment. Faculty, staff and students can become a second family. Expect a warm reception when you join the department.


The University’s campus is located on 350 hectares of land in the heart of Guelph, Ontario. The campus is made up of traditional and modern buildings set surrounded by landscaped grounds, phenomenal green space, and an Arboretum creating an inspiring backdrop.


Eligible Guelph staff and faculty have the opportunity to get a reduced rate monthly bus pass of 15% below the Guelph Transit rate for adult passes. The University has scheduled transportation with Guelph Transit, GO Transit and Greyhound Bus.

Athletics & Facilities

There are a variety of resources, activities and events available on campus ranging from the library, to the pools and arena, rock-climbing wall, squash courts, exhibits and musical events that are held on campus throughout the year.