Mount Allison has been ranked the #1 undergraduate university more times than any other by Maclean's magazine.

Mount Allison grads 2016Mount Allison's reputation extends well beyond our consistent #1-ranking. Mount Allison is a prestigious Canadian institution with a long history of providing high-quality education, regarded for its academic programming as well as its extracurricular and experiential learning opportunities.

But, most importantly, it has a highly respected reputation for producing graduates who go on to competitive master's and professional programs, and exceptional careers.

Just the facts

Mount Allison University is regularly given high honours in Canadian university rankings. Within the past 25 years, we've been:

  • recognized as the top Canadian undergraduate university 18 times — a record unmatched by any other university (Maclean's Magazine University Report)
  • given top marks for the quality of our interactions with classmates and professors, and our small class sizes (The Globe & Mail Report Card)
  • ranked first in student-faculty interaction, and given a high ranking for academic challenge, enriching educational experience, and student satisfaction (The National Survey of Student Engagement – NSSE)

Plus, to date 53 Mount Allison students have become Rhodes Scholars — one of the best records in the country. Valued at more than $100,000, the Rhodes Scholarship is one of the oldest and most prestigious in the world. See full list of Mount Allison Rhodes Scholars.