Memorial University of Newfoundland

country rank  23
world rank  348

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University Overview

Founded in 1925, Memorial University of Newfoundland is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of St John’s (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Newfoundland and Labrador. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Corner Brook, Harlow. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Department of Advanced Education, Skills and Labour, Newfoundland & Labrador, Memorial University of Newfoundland (MUN) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Memorial University of Newfoundland (MUN) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 93 years old higher-education 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 students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Acronym MUN
Founded 1925
Motto Provehito in Altum
Launch forth into the deep
Colours Claret and white

University Location

Address 230 Elizabeth Avenue
St John’s (population range: 50,000-249,999)
A1C 5S7 Newfoundland and Labrador
Canada
T +1 (709) 737 8896
F +1 (709) 737 8611
Other locations Corner Brook, Harlow

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
Int'l student 7,500-10,000 US$
(5,500-7,400 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 60-70%
Admission Office Arts Room 2000, Memorial University
St. John's A1C 5S7
+1 (709) 737 4431
(709) 737 354 8896

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 15,000-19,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range over-5,000
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Memorial University of Newfoundland's Library
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Department of Advanced Education, Skills and Labour, Newfoundland & Labrador


Year of first Accreditation
1949


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International)

Affiliations

  • Universities Canada (UC)
  • Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
  • Canadian Virtual University (CVU)
  • Canadian University Society for Intercollegiate Debate (CUSID)
  • University of the Arctic (UArctic)
  • Association of Theological Schools in the Unit

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