McGill University: Ranking & Review

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Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Admission selectionYes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Total enrollment32,500
Academic CalendarSemesters


Local students$3,750
International students$18,750$16,250

General info

MottoGrandescunt aucta labore
By work, all things increase and grow
AccreditationMinistère de l'Éducation et de l'Enseignement supérieur, Québec
Affiliations and membershipsUniversities Canada (UC)
Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
Association of American Universities (AAU)
U15 Group of Canadian Research Universities (U15)
Universitas 21 (U21)
Association of Theological Schools in the United States and Canada (ATS)
Canadian University Society for Intercollegiate Debate (CUSID)
University of the Arctic (UArctic)
Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE)
Agence Universitaire de la Francophonie (AUF)
Canadian Association of Research Libraries (CARL)
Conférence des recteurs et des principaux des universités du Québec (CREPUQ)
United Nations Academic Impact (UNAI)
U15 Group of Canadian Research Universities (U15)
Universities Research Association (URA)
Academic structureFaculty of Arts
Faculty of Science
Desautels Faculty of Management
Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
Faculty of Dentistry
Faculty of Education
Faculty of Law
Faculty of Engineering
Faculty of Medicine
Schulich School of Music
Faculty of Religious Studies
School of Continuing Studies
School of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
Colorsred, white
Entity typeNon-profit
Control typePublic-private partnership
HousingProvides housing
Financial aidsOffers financial aids
Total FTE staff7,500
Student/staff ratio4
Religious affiliationNone

Location and Contacts

Address845 Sherbrooke Street West
Montréal, Quebec, H3A 0G4
Urbanization levelUrban
City population1,705,000
Phone+1 (514) 369 1342
Fax+1 (514) 369 1342

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