Established in 1864, Université de Moncton (English: University of Moncton) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the large town of Moncton (population range: 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), New Brunswick. This institution has also branch campuses in the following locations: Edmundston, Shippagan. Officially accredited/recognized by the Department of Post-Secondary Education, Training and Labour, New Brunswick, Université de Moncton (UM) is a small (enrollment range: 5,000-5,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Université de Moncton (UM) 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 152 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 50-60% making this Canadian higher education organization a averagely selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. UM 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.