Algoma University, Sault Ste. Marie, Canada

Sault Ste. Marie, Canada

  • 1965

  • 27.0%

    International Students
  • 3

    No. of Programs
  • NO

  • Yes

    Hostel Accomodation


History, Affiliations & Rankings

Algoma University was initially founded as a college in 1965 and was affiliated with Laurentian University in Sudbury. It received university status in 2008 and today Algoma U is a fully autonomous university in Ontario.  Algoma U or Algoma, is a public university and its main campus of Algoma University located in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, Canada. Algoma U is established to offer academic courses to meet the requirements of students and employers. The vision of the university is not to be a leader in academic excellence but also to provide cross-cultural learning experiences to students from different backgrounds and belonging to different parts of the world.  

Infrastructure, Campus & Courses

Algoma University had three campuses- The Sault Ste. Marie campus, Timmins campus and Brampton campus. The university campus is situated in a vibrant city that is well connected to cities and regions nearby and is the centre for several businesses and services. One can also find various facilities in and out the Algoma U’s campuses like restaurants, parks, shopping malls, art, culture and entertainment centres. Algoma University offers 30 academic degree programmes under the three faculties namely the  Faculty of Sciences, Faculty of Social Sciences and Faculty of Humanities.

Accomplishments & Alumni 

Algoma University conducts an annual award ceremony to recognize the accomplishments and achievements of its alumni. The students achievements in a chosen field, leadership qualities and commitment to serve the community and society is considered to award and recognise graduates of University. The Algoma University Alumni Council is a community that is built to maintain a  lifelong connection within its alma mater. It encourages its former students to actively participate in the university’s events and activities and also promote and influence the masses to maintain the international recognition of the Algoma University. 

Student Diversity & Visiting Companies

Algoma University's student population forms a rich diversity and the university ensures that each student gains an enjoyable experience throughout the completion of their studies. International students play an important role at Algoma University and various services and support are available for them for help and assistance. Algoma University regularly conducts academic, social and cultural events for transformative experience for the student. Apart from this, various workshops and training are organised for students to guide students regarding jobs, career and placement opportunities. 

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Campus Location

Algoma University

1520 Queen Street East, Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, Canada P6A 2G4 | 001-888-254-6628 |

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