Trent Top 10

You’ve applied to an outstanding university. What makes Trent so exceptional? There’s a long list of reasons, but let’s start with the top 10:

Professor standing on steps lecturing to studentsWe’re #1

At Trent, you’ll find an academic environment that will challenge and inspire you, as well as approachable professors, a vibrant student life, and more. That’s what makes us the #1 undergraduate university in Ontario, eight years running.




3 Students waling side by side away from the front entrance of the Durham campus in the summertimeTwo Campuses: Two Ideal Locations

As you know, Trent has two spectacular campuses. Did you apply to our stunning Peterborough Campus on the Otonabee River, just 90 minutes from downtown Toronto, to our thriving urban Durham Campus in the GTA, or both?




2 Brothers and their sister standing side by side smiling at the camera in their business suitsCareer Success Awaits

When you graduate from Trent, you’re almost guaranteed to find success in the career of your choice – 90% of Trent grads are employed six months after graduation.




3 Students sitting a table with their laptops in dialogueTops in Scholarships

Here at Trent, rewarding your academic excellence is important to us. As a top scholar, you’ve earned your reward – guaranteed entrance scholarships for 80% or higher, which are renewable each year you’re at Trent.



Leader in Student Satisfaction

Trent students love Trent. As a student, you’ll find out for yourself why Trent outranks Ontario universities according to a national survey of student engagement.



Residence: More Than Just a Home Away from Home

When you arrive on move-in day, you’ll quickly learn that Trent’s residences aren’t just buildings – they’re supportive environments that will allow you to learn, connect and grow. Apply by the deadline and your spot in residence is guaranteed.



Combine Your Passions

Do you have a mind for business but a heart for theatre? Do you want to study the science of forensics but also the complexities of today’s media? At Trent, you don’t have to choose between programs and passions. Our flexible degree options allow you to do both.



Real-World Experience

Valuable real-world experience is your fingertips at Trent (and guaranteed for every Trent student) – through experiential learning and hands-on research, you will work side-by-side with leading faculty on research projects on campus, in the community, and around the world.



2 women smiling at the camera in a third-world country wearing brightly coloured scarvesGlobal Connections

Interested in taking your education global? At Trent it’s easy, with a variety of study abroad opportunities available in every program and major. How will you expand your world view? Exchange? Year Abroad? International Internship? The choice is yours.



New Campus Developments

You’ve picked a great time to become a Trent student! This fall we celebrated the transformation of our Bata Library into a library of the future and last year we opened a brand new Student Centre. Studying at our Durham campus in the GTA? New programs are launching every year and plans are underway for future campus expansion.