Trent University

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#1 Undergrad University in Ontario, 11 Years Running

– Maclean’s University Rankings

Trent is a community of scholars grounded in diversity – brought together from around the world, with different ideas and different inspirations. Individually, every Trent student is a symbol of opportunity. Every Trent student is given the opportunity
to experience your education in a way that inspires you to grow and find meaning in your pursuits.

We don’t know what tomorrow will look like, but we know it will be shaped by Trent thinkers.

Consistently recognized nationally for leadership in teaching, research and student satisfaction, Trent attracts excellent students from across the country and around the world. Here, students connect and collaborate with faculty, staff and their peers through diverse communities that span college residences, disciplines, hands-on research, career experience and co-curricular and community-based activities.

Across all disciplines, Trent brings critical, integrative thinking to life every day. Popular among students is Trent’s uniquely flexible learning environment where a single faculty of arts and science allows students to fully customize your degree in a way that truly reflects their goals and interests.

Come to Ontario’s top undergraduate university – and challenge the way you think.

Two Campuses: Peterborough and Durham GTA

Trent University offers students the opportunity to study at two campuses – Peterborough and Durham GTA.

The Peterborough campus features rigorous academic programs, housed on 1,400 acres, in a breathtaking natural setting on the banks of the Otonabee River. The Durham Greater Toronto Area campus in Oshawa is known as an especially teaching-focused university with an emphasis on social responsibility.

With nearly 100 dynamic academic programs and joint majors available between our two campuses, at Trent, you will find the program that will help shape and develop you into a leader of tomorrow.

Peterborough: Our Campus on the Banks of the Otonabee River

Defined by a river, joined by a bridge, Trent’s Peterborough Campus is a place of possibility, curiosity and beauty. Our breathtaking campus provides a spectacular natural and architecturally-inspiring backdrop for tomorrow’s
groundbreaking ideas.

Just 90 minutes from downtown Toronto, Trent’s Peterborough Campus offers an impressive range of academically rigorous programs across the arts and sciences, as well as professional programs in business, law, medicine, the environment and more. Here, academic excellence combines with state-of-the-art facilities, opportunities to get involved and robust career experiences in a personal close-knit community to create a truly transformative student experience.

Durham GTA: Our Campus in a Dynamic Urban Setting

At Trent University Durham Greater Toronto Area, your education unfolds on a personal scale.

One of the best student-to-faculty ratios of any university in Ontario combines with the extraordinary commitment of our professors to teaching undergrad students to set Trent University Durham apart. Learn from expert faculty and leading researchers using the latest in theory and practice in unique programs such as Logistics & Supply Chain Management, Communications, Child & Youth Studies, Journalism & Creative Writing and Policing & Community Well-Being. Benefit from a vast array of joint majors and innovative approaches to renowned programs such as Business Administration, Law, Psychology, Social Work, English, Sociology and Philosophy.

If you value a close-knit, scholarly community in a diverse, urban environment, Trent Durham is the vibrant university campus you have been looking for. Spark your intellectual development with engaging instructors in small classes, and kick off your
career with abundant hands-on career experience and opportunities to get involved.