University of Saskatchewan (USask) is one of the top research-intensive, medical doctoral universities in Canada, and is home to world-leading research in areas of global importance, like water and food security. Study and discovery is enhanced by our outstanding facilities, including the Canadian Light Source synchrotron, VIDO-InterVac, the Global Institute for Food Security, the Global Institute for Water Security and the Sylvia Fedoruk Centre for Nuclear Innovation.
Guided by our University Plan: The University the World Needs, we work together across disciplines and with our communities to find creative solutions to the most pressing global challenges. Our graduates, recognized for their strong work ethic, resourceful nature and determination, are leading change here at home and around the world.
Spaces on our main campus in Saskatoon support the interdisciplinary focus of our study and work, including the Gordon Oakes Red Bear Student Centre, an intercultural gathering place that helps integrate Indigenous culture on campus, and the Health Sciences Building, which incorporates eight health science fields in a practical, hands-on learning environment.
1:17 faculty-to-student ratio
25k students from around the world
Some of our notable alumni and faculty include:
1 former Prime Minister of Canada
2 Nobel laureates
1 Academy Award winner
1 band on the cover of Rolling Stone
3 justices of the Supreme Court of Canada
4 Governor General's Literary Award winners
10 provincial and territorial premiers
280+ Order of Canada recipients
Our historic main campus in Saskatoon is recognized as one of the most beautiful in Canada, with plenty of green space, stately greystone buildings and tree-lined walkways.
Things to do
There is more to campus life than class and studying. We have a lot of opportunities to meet new people and have fun.
Join a student group
Join a Campus Rec team
Use the Physical Activity Centre
Join an ensemble or catch a touring band
Perform in a theatre production or take in a show
Visit a museum or gallery
Our students enjoy a high level of support typical of a smaller university, creating an environment that inspires collaboration, innovation and discovery.
English Language Requirements
If you have been asked to provide proof of your English proficiency, you can do so in the following ways:
Canadian Curriculum Schools Awards
For international students graduating from an international (non-domestic) Canadian curriculum school. Students who wish to be considered for this award must complete the Canadian Curriculum Schools Awards application.
Council of International School Awards
For international students entering undergraduate degree programs at the University of Saskachewan who graduated from a CIS member school. Students who wish to be considered for this award must complete the Council of International School Awards application.
If you wish to apply for the Canadian Curriculum Schools Awards or the Council of International School Awards, you must complete your application for admission by February 15, and fill out and submit the online application in PAWS by March 1.
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