Founded in 1948, Ryerson University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the large city of Toronto (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Ontario. Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities, Ontario, Ryerson University (RU) is a large (enrollment range: 25,000-29,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Ryerson University (RU) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as undergraduate certificates/diplomas, bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 68 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. RU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.