Mount Allison University

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Mount Allison University is a small, primarily undergraduate liberal arts and science institution in Sackville, New Brunswick, a picturesque university town on Canada’s East Coast. Half of the first-year student population is from outside the province and approximately 10 percent of the student body is from outside the country. The university, which is committed to ensuring students receive personalized, one-on-one attention, boasts 53 Rhodes Scholars – one of the best per capita records among universities in Canada – and also has one of the largest endowments per capita at more than $177 million.

Mount Allison is renowned for providing students with an enriching, diverse, and challenging educational experience. In addition to degrees in arts, commerce, science, fine arts, and music, students can choose from more than 40 programs that match their interests and career goals. The university’s immersive learning community integrates an excellent academic program with an abundance of cultural and extracurricular activities, including varsity, club, and intramural sports and an exciting array of exchange and study-abroad programs. Undergraduate students can participate in innovative research as early as second year and many even co-publish articles with professors before they graduate.

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Full-time (undergraduates)
2 096

Full-time (graduates)

Part-time (undergraduates)

Part-time (graduates)

Source: Association of Atlantic Universities (2018 preliminary fall enrolment)



Undergraduate tuition fees:
7 997 $


Undergraduate tuition fees:
17 251 $

Source: Statistics Canada. Fees for general programs in arts and humanities (2017-18).

Note: In addition to tuition fees, universities generally charge fees for goods and services supplied to students. This includes areas such as student associations, sports and health. These additional fees vary widely per university and per student and can run from a few hundred dollars to a few thousand dollars. Check with the university for details.