Queen's University

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Queen's University
Queen's University at Kingston
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Latin: Universitatis Reginae Apud Regiodunum[1]
Former names
Queen's College at Kingston
(1841–1912)
Motto Latin: Sapientia et Doctrina Stabilitas
Motto in English
Wisdom and knowledge shall be the stability of thy times
Type Public university
Established 16 October 1841
Endowment $1.067 billion[2]
Chancellor James Leech
Rector Cam Yung[3]
Principal Daniel Woolf
Academic staff
3,925
Students 28,272[4]
Undergraduates 23,228[4]
Postgraduates 5,044[4]
Location Kingston, Ontario, Canada
44°13′30″N 76°29′42″W / 44.224997°N 76.495099°W / 44.224997; -76.495099Coordinates: 44°13′30″N 76°29′42″W / 44.224997°N 76.495099°W / 44.224997; -76.495099
Campus Urban
Main campus: 40 ha (99 acres)
West campus: 27 ha (67 acres)
Colours Blue, Gold, and Red[5]
              
Nickname Golden Gaels
Affiliations ACU, ATS, AUCC, CARL, CBIE, COU, CUSID, Fields Institute, U15, MAISA, MNU, OUA, THAL
Sports U Sports, OUA, CUFLA
33 varsity teams
Mascot Boo Hoo the Bear[6]
Fight song Oil Thigh
Website queensu.ca
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Queen's University is a public university in Kingston, Ontario, Canada. Queen's University was started on October 16, 1841.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Senate Seal". Queen's University. Retrieved 8 August 2017.
  2. "Investment Services". Retrieved 4 May 2018.
  3. "Administration/Governance". Governance. Retrieved 5 May 2014.
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 "Student Enrolment". Office of Planning & Budgeting. Queen's University. Retrieved 4 May 2018.
  5. "Queen's University Visual Identity Guide" (PDF). Queen's University. Retrieved 21 January 2018.
  6. "Boo Hoo the Bear". Queen's University. Queen's University. Retrieved 30 September 2012.