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Campus Fast Facts

about Ridgetown Campus

  • Official Name: University of Guelph Ridgetown Campus
  • Programs: Diploma and Certificate
  • Enrolment: 650 full-time students
  • Location: Southwestern Ontario, between Windsor and London
  • Faculty and Teaching Staff: 45
  • Full-time Staff: 120
  • Size of Campus: 450 Acres
  • Research Funding: Over $9.0 million annually
  • Research scientists studying everything from plant genetics to biofuels
  • Residence: Steckley Hall residence, guaranteed for first-year students meeting application deadline
  • Downtown Ridgetown: 5 -10 minute walk from campus
  • Over 6,500 alumni living across Canada and around the world
  • Facilities to host events for 10 – 1,000 people
  • Over 700 species of trees and shrubs in the J.J. Neilson Arboretum
  • Employment opportunities for 60-70 students each summer
  • Three research stations located in: Huron, Cedar Springs and Ridgetown, Ontario
  • Research partnerships or support from over 100 organizations
  • Annually distributes over $110,000 through the Scholarships and Awards Program
Page reviewed 06/09/2015