Carleton University: Ranking & Review

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2 21 333
Top 2%

Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Acceptance rate25%
Admission selectionYes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Total enrollment32,500
Academic calendarSemesters


In-state students$6,250$6,250
International students$30,000$16,250

General info

Alternative namesCU
MottoOurs the Task Eternal
AccreditationMinistry of Training, Colleges and Universities, Ontario
Affiliations and membershipsUniversities Canada (UC)
Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
Association of Southeast Asian Institutions of Higher Learning (ASAIHL)
Association of Professional Schools of International Affairs (APSIA)
Academic structureFaculty of Arts and Social Sciences
Faculty of Engineering and Design
Faculty of Public Affairs
Faculty of Science
Sprott School of Business
Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Affairs
Colorsred, black
Entity typeNon-profit
Control typePublic-private partnership
HousingProvides housing
Financial aidsOffers financial aids
Total FTE staff4,750
Student/staff ratio7
Religious affiliationNone

Location and Contacts

Address1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario, K1S 5B6
Urbanization levelSub-Urban
City population1,000,000 - 5,000,000
Phone+1 (613) 520 2600
Fax+1 (613) 520 3847

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