University of Windsor or U of W (UWindsor) - public higher education institution in Canada. UWindsor began its activity in 1857. The university campus is of urban type and is located in the vicinity of Windsor.

University ranking. University of Windsor is a prestigious educational institution that is very respected in Canada, every year it manages to enter the ranks of the top 30 universities of the country. The university has its well deserved place among the top 5% of the world’s best universities.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The admission process involves prior academic performance evaluation. More than a half (70%) of the applicants manage to secure their spot at UWindsor, however, the percentage may change depending on the faculty and the popularity of the course. University of Windsor divides its academic year into semesters. The cost of tuition for the bachelor’s programs is around 5,000 USD per year. UWindsor is considered to be a pricey option when it comes to obtaining a master’s degree - 12,500 USD per year of study. Among the programs applicants can also find their online equivalents and other online courses. On the university’s official website ( you can find more accurate information on programs and tuition.

The composition of the university. University of Windsor is average in terms of student capacity, teaching the maximum of 15 thousand students. Foreign applicants are not excluded from the admission process. Among the students every 6 is a foreigner. The academic staff consists of 323 specialists. UWindsor has exchange agreements with many educational institutions. UWindsor has the following social media pages Twitter, Youtube, Facebook, Linkedin.

Infrastructure of UWindsor. The university has a functioning library.
Ranking   724   25
U of W
Country Canada
City Windsor
Bachelor (citizens) Check the current price on the official website of the university
from  4,322 USD/year.
to  13,104 USD/year.
Master (citizens) Check the current price on the official website of the university
from  3,572 USD/year.
to  13,995 USD/year.
Bachelor (foreigners) Check the current price on the official website of the university
from  18,160 USD/year.
to  27,407 USD/year.
Master (foreigners) Check the current price on the official website of the university
from  6,904 USD/year.
to  15,107 USD/year.
Living expenses $711 -1,179 USD/month
Acceptance Rate 70.00%
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1857
Abbreviation UWindsor
Teachers 323
Students 14,503
Foreigners 17%
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
Admission Based on past academic records
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Distance learning Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Teach me] Goodness, discipline, knowledge
• Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities, Ontario
• Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada (AUCC)
• Council of Ontario Universities (COU)
• Canadian Interuniversity Sport (CIS)
• Canadian University Society for Intercollegiate Debate (CUSID)
• Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE)
• Canadian University Press (CUP)
World ranking 724
Country ranking 25
International Students 390
Citations per Faculty 118
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking 724
QS World University Rankings 698
Alternative title
English University of Windsor
Russian Уинсорский университет
Arabic جامعة وندسور
German University of Windsor
Spanish Universidad de Windsor
French Université de windsor
Japanese ウィンザー大学
Chinese 溫莎大學
cy Prifysgol Windsor
it Università di Windsor
hi विंडसर विश्वविद्यालय
ca Universitat de Windsor
nl Universiteit van Windsor
tr Windsor Üniversitesi
pl University of Windsor
id Universitas Windsor
sv University of Windsor
fa دانشگاه ویندزور
ga Ollscoil Windsor
he אוניברסיטת וינדזור
el Πανεπιστήμιο του Ουίντσορ
da University of Windsor
cs Windsorská univerzita
hy Վինձորի համալսարան
be Уінсарскі ўніверсітэт
et Windsori Ülikool
tl Unibersidad ng Windsor
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University of Windsor - Official Description

The University of Windsor is a comprehensive, student-centred university, with more than 16,500 students enrolled in a broad range of undergraduate and graduate programs including several professional schools such as Law, Business, Engineering,Education, Nursing, Human Kinetics and Social Work. The new Ed Lumley Centre for Engineering Innovation, the largest capital project on campus to date, opened in the fall of 2012 as a world-class hub for innovation, featuring the latest in classroom teaching technology, an Industrial Courtyard for collaborative work with the region and 80 research labs. The University of Windsor is located next to North America’s busiest international border crossing and facing one of Canada’s most beautiful waterfronts on the Detroit River. This location speaks to UWindsor’s greatness as an internationally oriented, multi-disciplined institution that actively enables a broad diversity of students, faculty and staff to make a better world through education, scholarship, research and engagement. Its basic characteristics of openness, warmth and support make the University of Windsor an exceptionally welcoming community for students and faculty from Asia, Europe, and Africa — or from just down the street. There are more than 110,000 UWindsor alumni, with 35,000 living in the Windsor-Essex region.

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