Carleton University is Canada’s capital university.
It is situated on 62 hectares south of Ottawa’s city centre and bordered by the Rideau River, the historic Rideau Canal (an official UNESCO World Heritage Site), and beautiful residential neighbourhoods.
Since its founding in 1942, it has grown to become a leading university in teaching, research, community engagement and interdisciplinary study.
Carleton strives to use the power of knowledge to facilitate the growth of sustainable communities, both local and global. It has strong affiliations with both academic and professional institutions across the globe.