Acadia University

Founded in 1838, Acadia University is consistently ranked among Canada's top undergraduate universities. Our small size and welcoming community make us a special destination, drawing students from nearly every Canadian province and over 50 countries worldwide. Take advantage of our strong academic programs within our four faculties – Arts, Pure and AppliedSciences, Professional Studies, and Theology. Our liberal arts curriculum encourages personal development, and collaborative learning experiences led by award-winning professors. Acadia is a place devoted to helping its students succeed academically and in life. By choosing Acadia, you enter a world of opportunity with an unparalleled learning experience.

It was out of my comfort zone to go on my own outside of Europe for the first time, but that was one of my main reasons to go on exchange.
a WUR exchange student

General information

Academic calendar Fall Term (September-December), Winter Term (January-April)
Language of instruction English
Areas of agreement Students are welcome to take any program at Acadia, as long as they meet any prerequisite.
Restrictions Additional requirement for non EU universities: GPA 7.0 or higher. Nursing, Education, Music Therapy, and Mathematics Education not available to exchange students. Some courses reserved only for program students. Graduate programs are not open to incoming students but WUR graduate students are welcome to take undergraduate Acadia courses.
Extra information Housing guaranteed

Overview of partners and agreement

Further information