Opened in 1964, Brock University is named for Maj.-General Sir Isaac Brock, who died at nearby Queenston Heights in the War of 1812.
His last words — "Surgite! Push on!" — have become the University's motto.
But the seeds of the University were sown long before the doors first opened.
Brock’s story is about a community that rose up and built the institution it wanted for its future.
Brock is a comprehensive university with an expansive undergraduate system as well as advanced research, post-graduate and doctoral programs.
Students at Brock choose their courses from a rigorous and experiential academic portfolio spanning seven Faculties:
Brock also has the fifth-largest university co-op program in Canada, as well as a growing number of international programs.
Brock encourages a heart for community and a head for innovation. Our passion drives us to discover, disseminate, and apply new knowledge. Improving quality of life through leading-edge research is what we’re all about.
Institutes and Centres:
More than 85 per cent of recent university graduates report working at jobs requiring skills they acquired at university.
Three years after graduation, the employment rate for university graduates is 91 per cent, and the median bachelor degree holder earns 33 per cent more than the median college graduate.
At Brock, our cross-disciplinary and interdisciplinary programs offer multi-faceted degrees that help students build careers and get jobs.
Brock's rigorous undergraduate, graduate and doctoral programs include experiential learning opportunities and one of Canadas largest co-op programs.
Brock International Services is responsible for welcoming international visitors and delegations to the University, managing the visiting international professor and scholar programs, developing and maintaining protocol for institutional agreements and partnerships, promoting international funding opportunities, and facilitating international project development, international policy development, and other international matters of the institution.
The residence system at Brock has been recognized as being one of the best in Canada. Your “home away from home”, residence at Brock will provide you with the opportunity to live in outstanding modern facilities, meet new friends, and become a vital part of the Brock community.
Named after the University's founding president, the James A. Gibson Library is proud to offer:
In response to high demand, Brock University is continuing to invest in its WiFi services on campus. In the past 3 years we have nearly doubled our indoor campus coverage by deploying and managing over 1000 access points.
Student Health Services is a team of caring, dedicated, multi-disciplinary professionals with expertise in university health issues. We support a diverse student population through provision of confidential primary health care, prevention programs, wellness education and strategic medical and academic partnership promoting optimal health and university success.
Situated in the heart of Ontario's Niagara region, just 60 minutes from Toronto, Brock's campus has a beautiful natural setting along the brow of the Niagara Escarpment, which is a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve.
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