Brandon University is a leader in providing high quality education to more than 3,000 full and part-time students in arts, sciences, education, music, and health studies.
Based in southwestern Manitoba, Brandon University also offers pre-professional and Masters programs, as well as innovative and award-winning outreach programs in a personalized learning environment.
The university has a distinctive focus on teaching and learning through academic and professional programs based on a strong liberal arts and science tradition and supported by the leading research, scholarly and creative activities of faculty and staff members. Its people, facilities, programs and services, and its warm prairie hospitality, set BU apart from other universities.
BU values excellence in teaching and research. Small class sizes, accessible faculty, experiential learning, an integrated and aesthetically pleasing campus and a diverse student population combine to form a stimulating, supportive and personalized learning experience.
BU celebrates cultural diversity and is particularly committed to the education of First Nations, Métis and Inuit peoples. The university is continuously improving through the introduction of new academic programs, such as the Masters of Environmental and Life Science program, the Masters in Psychiatric Nursing program, and new student success programs.
There’s a large Indigenous focus, reﬂected in language courses in Ojibwe, Cree, Dakota and more, as well as in the impressive collection of Indigenous literature—one of the largest in North America—housed at the John E. Robbins Library.
Fitness buffs will gravitate to the Healthy Living Centre, a modern facility that includes three gymnasiums and an indoor track.
Your program will afford you the opportunity to experience hands-on learning and theoretical knowledge, giving you a competitive advantage in the workforce. Spend your first two years at ACC, then transfer to BU in the third year.