At Carleton University, you are a member of a vast community of 2,000 faculty and staff members and 27,000 students.

Situated on a beautiful campus bordered by the Rideau River and Canal, Carleton is just minutes from the heart of our nation’s government and enjoys easy access to the many organizations, associations and businesses which thrive in Ottawa. As members of a dynamic, research-intensive university, Carleton’s faculty and staff provide a superior learning experience for our fine students who hail from every province and from over 100 countries around the world.

If you are new to campus, be sure to check out our getting to know campus section to find out the most efficient ways to get to and around campus, including navigating your way through our extensive underground tunnel system.  In this section you’ll also find resources on where to eat, ways to stay healthy, and more.

Looking to get involved?  Come out to one of our varsity games and cheer on our Ravens, become an Eco Rep, take part in a Healthy Workplace program, or sign up for one of our many workshops offered through Learning and Development.

If you have any questions regarding your transition to Carleton, please don’t hesitate to get in touch with us.

In the meantime, have fun exploring!