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Ridgetown Campus

Why Choose Ridgetown Campus?

The University of Guelph is continually ranked among Canada’s top comprehensive universities, providing a wide variety of academic programs at the undergraduate and graduate levels, as well as numerous diploma, certificate and continuing education opportunities.

Small campus

The 650 full-time students at Ridgetown Campus enjoy the advantages of a smaller campus whether they are studying in Ridgetown or Clinton. This is a place where instructors know your name and you will quickly become part of the campus family.

Academic environment

Ridgetown Campus students are taught by instructors who are leaders in their fields. Our faculty members are engaged in relevant, applied research, and committed to being accessible to their students.

Industry reputation

Our programs have earned an excellent industry reputation, and many employers seek out Ridgetown grads. The majority of recent graduates are already working in their field of study within two months of completing their academic program.


The Ridgetown Campus has been part of the Ontario Agricultural College (OAC) – at the University of Guelph since 1997. Internationally renowned for its leadership in teaching, research and extension service, OAC is Canada’s most comprehensive institution focusing on agriculture, food, the environment and rural communities.


Ridgetown Campus is located in southwestern Ontario between London and Windsor. The campus also delivers equine industry programming at the REACH Huron facility in Clinton, Ontario. You will get to see the bounty of local agriculture and small-town living at both locations.

Quick facts about Ridgetown

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