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About Carleton University

Welcome sign on Carleton campusCarleton is a dynamic research and teaching institution dedicated to achieving the highest standards of scholarship. Located on the traditional, unceded territories of the Algonquin nation and bordered by the Rideau Canal, the Rideau River and lush parkland, Carleton’s 62-hectare campus is a self-contained community just minutes away from Parliament Hill and downtown Ottawa. Explore our beautiful, accessible campus through a virtual tour or our campus map.

Explore our beautiful campus

Committed to Fostering Diversity

Carleton is strongly committed to fostering diversity within our community as a source of excellence, cultural enrichment and social strength. We welcome those who contribute to the further diversification of our university including, but not limited to: women; visible minorities; First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples; persons with disabilities; and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity and expression. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply to work at Carleton; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

Faculty and Academic Staff

Sarah ToddCarleton’s creative, interdisciplinary, and international approach to research has led to significant discoveries and creative works in science and technology, business, public policy and administration, engineering and design, and the arts and social sciences.

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Our Students

Carleton students in front of Dunton TowerWe have almost 29,000 full- and part-time students, including more than 4,000 graduate students from every province and territory and over 100 countries around the world. They participate in academic opportunities in more than 100 programs and specializations at the undergraduate and graduate levels.

Academic Units/Departments and Programs

Richcraft HallCarleton boasts six Faculties that offer a wealth of study programs at the undergraduate and graduate levels.

Academic Unit and Department Listing


Please contact Norah Vollmer, Manager, Faculty Affairs: or 613-520-2600 x 4156.