Established in 1899, Collège Universitaire Dominicain (English: Dominican University College) is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the medium-sized city of Ottawa (population range: 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Ontario. This institution has also branch campuses in the following locations: Montréal. Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities, Ontario, Collège Universitaire Dominicain (CUD) is a very small (enrollment range: under-250 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. Collège Universitaire Dominicain (CUD) 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 116 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this Canadian higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. CUD 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, as well as administrative services.