The University of Winnipeg Background
The University of Winnipeg was founded in 1967. The University of Winnipeg created a bicameral system of university government consisting of a senate, responsible for academic policy, and a board of governors exercising exclusive control over financial policy and having formal authority in all other matters. The president, appointed by the board, was a link between the bodies to perform institutional leadership.
The University of Winnipeg Programs and Courses
There are six faculties that the university offers, Faculty of Arts, Faculty of Business & Economics, Faculty of Education, Gupta Faculty of Kinesiology and Applied Health, Faculty of Science and Faculty of Graduate Studies.
The University of Winnipeg USP
The University of Winnipeg offers a Bachelor of Arts in Indigenous Studies with a master's degree in Indigenous Governance. The University of Winnipeg provides special first-year bridging programs for Aboriginal students. Academic counsellors, tutors, and Aboriginal Elders are present on campus to provide academic and social supports, as offered by The Aboriginal Student Services Center on campus.
The University of Winnipeg Notable Alumni
Ida Albo - businessperson, Lloyd Axworthy - politician and former UW President, Nobel prize nominee, Tom Axworthy - Canadian Civil Servant
University of Winnipeg Programs
University of Winnipeg Application Requirements
University of Winnipeg Cost of studies
Fees vary for each program. Please visit the program page for specific fees.
University of Winnipeg Rankings
University of Winnipeg Scholarships
1. Winnipeg Presidents Scholarships for World Leaders
The University of Winnipeg President’s Scholarship for World Leaders is awarded to international students entering any of the University’s divisions for the first time.
Eligibility Criteria/ Scholarship Guidelines
These scholarships will be provided to international students who are enrolled in any of the University's divisions for the first time - Undergraduate, Graduate, Collegiate, PACE, or ELP.
Students must have a minimum 80% admission average or equivalent and must be involved in activities that determine leadership. This grant cannot be held in conjunction with a Special Entrance Scholarship. Level: Undergrad, Grad, Collegiate, PACE, ELP.
If you are a potential student and have questions about International Admissions, please contact [email protected] or pick up an Application for Admission from your high school counselor’s office.
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