Experience. It’s what sets Brock University apart. Outstanding undergraduate and graduate programs and an unparalleled student experience provide a unique combination of education and interaction that cannot be replicated. With one of the most diversified co-op programs of any university in Canada and a wide range of experiential and creative learning opportunities embedded into each degree, students graduate from Brock prepared to be leaders both in their community and their career. In addition to real-world experience, Brock excels in providing an amazing student and campus life.This outstanding post-secondary experience is why Brock graduates consistently give the university one of the highest recommendation rates of any school in the province.
With Brock’s April 2 Spring Open House event just around the corner, here are some key reasons for students to consider Brock University for their post-secondary experience:
Top-ranked academic programs
With over 100 undergraduate and graduate programs, Brock University’s outstanding academic offerings prepare graduates for success. Programs are found within the faculties of social sciences, education, applied health sciences, humanities, math and science, graduate studies, the Marilyn I. Walker School of Fine and Performing Arts, and the Goodman School of Business.
Investing in students
Brock University commits millions of dollars to see its students succeed. In fact, the university offers one of the most extensive recognition programs in Ontario, with guaranteed scholarships for students with an average of 80 per cent or higher, as well as many other generous awards programs.
A diverse learning environment
A passion for — and commitment to — taking students beyond academic convention continues to set Brock apart from other universities. Students are involved both on campus and in the community. Top-ranked co-op programs, hands-on research involving undergraduate and graduate students, work placements, and numerous community engagement opportunities ensure all of the interests of our students are supported and nurtured.
Progressive, modern and innovative
Brock provides its students with the very best, including cutting-edge programs, state-of-the-art facilities and friendly spaces. Studying with some of the best academics and professionals in their fields, students are given unique opportunities for small-group learning, interaction with faculty and hands-on research experience.
A unique campus setting
Brock’s intimate main campus, nestled at the top of the Niagara Escarpment within a protected UNESCO biosphere reserve, ensures everything is within a short walk — residences, classrooms, athletic facilities, shops, dining halls, labs and theatres. Most of the campus is also interconnected with inside walkways, ensuring enhanced safety and security (and keeping students warm and dry in Niagara’s short winter season).
In the heart of Niagara
Brock’s location in beautiful Niagara combines the best of everything. Students enjoy all the benefits of a modern, comprehensive university in a safe, fun and vibrant region with beautiful natural surroundings. Brock is close to the American border, minutes from world-class tourist destinations and only an hour’s drive from the Greater Toronto Area (GTA). Students regularly enjoy amazing outdoor opportunities, a thriving arts and entertainment scene, national historic sites, and stunning natural surroundings.
Students come first at Brock
Students are supported every step of the way. Brock offers a comprehensive range of services to support its students’ career aspirations, personal well-being, academic success, and community involvement. It’s no surprise the university has one of the highest graduate employment rates in Ontario, demonstrating the superb value of the Brock experience.
Learn more about Brock University Spring Open House and register to attend at discover.brocku.ca/openhouse.
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