Mount Allison University

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Mount Allison University

canada flagSackville, New Brunswick, Canada

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University Overview

Tracing its roots to 1839, Mount Allison University is a primarily undergraduate liberal arts and sciences university. Mount Allison's beautiful and historically rich campus is nestled on the Tantramar marshes in the heart of Sackville, New Brunswick, Canada.

The University offers a flexible liberal arts and sciences education that prepares students for any career path and to enter into professional and graduate programs. Mount Allison prides itself on providing a high-quality academic experience, combined with a variety of hands-on learning opportunities in a close-knit community.

Rankings and reputation
The University has been ranked the top undergraduate university in Canada by Maclean’s magazine’s annual University Rankings more times than any other university.

  • #2 undergraduate university in Canada
  • #1 in scholarships and bursaries

Mount Allison also ranked:

  • first in scholarships and bursaries and library expenses
  • second for student awards, course instructors, extracurricular activities, and operating budget
  • third for student to faculty ratio (15:1)
  • fourth for experiential learning and residence living

CAD 12000

Living Cost

CAD 19500-20000


University Facts

Established in 1839

Programmes 48 Available

Total Students 2300+

Admission Requirement

The following requirements must be fulfilled to get admitted to the Mount Allison University

  • International students are considered on a case-by-case basis. There can be some additional requirements, depending on the program you are applying to.
  • Students are required to submit their original transcripts from their last attended academic institutions. If they are not in English, then submit the translated copies of the same along with the originals.
  • Should provide the certificate issued by the International Qualifications Assessment Service (IQAS) that compares educational credentials from other countries to educational standards in Canada.
  • Applicants must be 18 years old at the time of the beginning of the course.
  • You need to submit your English language proficiency test scores if you are coming from a non-English speaking country.

Please note: If you are not a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident of Canada, you must obtain a valid study permit before you come to Canada.

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All Programs(48)

Tuition Fee

The values given below are estimated figures, excluding extra charges like material fee, student activity fees, athletic fees, health care, etc., for courses. To know more, please visit the Programs page.

Approximate Tuition Fee Per Year

19500 - 20000 Per year


CAD19620Tuition Fee

CAD12000Living Cost

Comparison with other universities of similar tier


  • Academic Counseling
  • Accomodation (On Campus)
  • Campus Security
  • Campus Shuttle
  • Career Support
  • Financial Assistance
  • Food & Dining Sevices
  • Health Insurance
  • Internet Services
  • Internship & on-the-job training
  • IT Services Helpdesk
  • Library Services
  • Mental Health Services
  • Orientation for new students
  • Parking and Transit
  • Peer Mentorship
  • Recruitment Services
  • Scholarships and Awards
  • Social and Cultural Events
  • Sports & Recreation Facilities
  • Student Club and Socities
  • Student Leaderships
  • Student Unions and Associations
  • Study & Work Permit
  • Student Learning Centre
  • Women Safety and Resources Centre
  • International Student Life Centre
  • Academic/Career Portals


Mount Allison University has a sprawling green campus, small more interactive classrooms, top-level campus facilities and multiple other services that make the students feel at home while they’re studying. Listed below are a few of these services:

  • On-Campus Housing
  • Personalized Counseling
  • Residence Life Team
  • Mental Health and Wellness Services
  • Health Services Plan
  • International and Immigrant Students’ Centre
  • Accessibility Services
  • Adult Learner Services
  • Student Financial Services Centre
  • Student Unions and Associations
  • Social and Cultural Events


Map and Location

62 York St, Sackville, NB E4L 1E2, Canada

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