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School of Environmental Design and Rural Development

For program-specific degree program inquiries, please contact the Program Assistant at the link below.


Contact Information for Academic Degree Programs


Bachelor of Landscape Architecture

Master of Landscape Architecture

Rural Planning and Development

Capacity Development and Extension

Rural Studies PhD

EDRD Undergraduate Courses


General Information


Mailing Address:

University of Guelph
School of Environmental Design and Rural Development
50 Stone Road East
Guelph, ON  N1G 2W1   Canada

Staff Summer Office Hours: Monday-Friday 8:30 am - noon | 12:30 pm - 4:00 pm


Administration


Sean Kelly

Associate Professor & Director of SEDRD
Landscape Architecture building, Room 101
519-824-4120 x 56870
sean.kelly@uoguelph.ca


Cate Mennega

SEDRD Administrative Officer 
Landscape Architecture building, Room 102A
SEDRDadmin@uoguelph.ca


Steven Clarke

Landscape Architecture Community Outreach Program
LA Community Outreach Coordinator - Associate Professor Steven Clarke
Landscape Architecture Program
519-824-4120 x 52575
steven.clarke@uoguelph.ca


Bachelor of Landscape Architecture


Diana Foolen

BLA Program Assistant
Landscape Architecture building, Room 102B
519-824-4120 x 56576
dfoolen@uoguelph.ca

Brendan Stewart

Associate Professor and BLA Program Coordinator / Faculty Advisor
Landscape Architecture building, Room 117
519-824-4120 x 53483
blapc@uoguelph.ca


Melinda Vanryn

BLA Program Counsellor 
Johnston Hall, Room 133A
519-824-4120 x 54549
mavanryn@uoguelph.ca

BLA Program Counselling Website 


BLA Program - Admissions

Admission Services, 3rd Floor University Centre
University of Guelph
50 Stone Road East
Guelph, Ontario N1G 2W1
519-824-4120 x 58721
admission@registrar.uoguelph.ca

For information about BLA admission queries, requirements and processes, visit the Admissions website.  


Master of Landscape Architecture Program


Diana Foolen

MLA Graduate Program Assistant
Landscape Architecture building, Room 102B
519-824-4120 x 56576
dfoolen@uoguelph.ca

Steven Clarke

Associate Professor and MLA Graduate Program Coordinator
Landscape Architecture
Landscape Architecture building, Room 120
519-824-4120 x 52575
steven.clarke@uoguelph.ca
 


Rural Planning and Development


Lorena Barker

RPD Graduate Program Assistant
Landscape Architecture Building, Room 104
519-824-4120 x 56780
rpd@uoguelph.ca 

Nicolas Brunet

Associate Professor and RPD Graduate Program Coordinator
Rural Planning and Development
Landscape Architecture Building, Room 114
rpdpc@uoguelph.ca


Capacity Development and Extension


Lorena Barker

CDE Graduate Program Assistant
Landscape Architecture Building, Room 104
519-824-4120 x 56780
cde@uoguelph.ca

Helen Hambly

Professor and CDE Graduate Program Coordinator
Capacity Development and Extension
Johnston Hall, Room 109
519-824-4120 x 53408
hhambly@uoguelph.ca


Rural Studies


Lorena Barker

RST Graduate Program Assistant
Landscape Architecture Building, Room 104
519-824-4120 x 56780
rsphd@uoguelph.ca

Leith Deacon

Associate Professor and RST Graduate Coordinator
PhD in Rural Studies
Landscape Architecture Building, Room 122
519-824-4120 x 52521
rst.gpc@uoguelph.ca

EDRD Undergraduate Courses


Diana Foolen

BLA / MLA / EDRD Program Assistant
Landscape Architecture Building, Room 102B
519-824-4120 x 56576
dfoolen@uoguelph.ca

School of Environmental Design and Rural Development, Undergraduate Calendar EDRD Course Descriptions

Please note that many of our EDRD undergraduate courses are slated for deletion.  Once the current course offering is full at capacity, we will not be adding additional space (or have a waitlist).  We have limited resources for these courses.   Please contact your Program Counsellor to find alternate course option(s).