- Located in the beautiful Niagara region, within a UNESCO biosphere reserve
- Brock is a comprehensive university with an expansive undergraduate system.
About This CampusBrock University is a public research university located in St. Catharines, ON. Located in historic Niagara region, Brock offers all the benefits of a young and modern university in a safe, community-minded city with beautiful natural surroundings.
It is the only university in Canada that is located in a UNESCO Biosphere reserve located at the center of Canada’s Niagara peninsula on the Niagara escarpment. The University bears the name of Major General Sir Isaac Brock, who was responsible for defending Upper Canada against the United States during the War of 1812.
Location InformationSt. Catharines is just 75 minutes from Toronto, 20 minutes to Niagara Falls and a few hours from the nations capital, Ottawa! We also share a border with New York State.
St. Catharines bears the name of the “Garden City”, due to its 1,000 acres of parks, gardens, and trails. The oldest and longest hiking trail in Canada runs right through the heart of campus and is a great way to experience nature.
The Niagara Peninsula is also the largest wine-producing area in Canada (100+ wineries!)
Helpful InformationCourse registration for both the Fall and Winter semesters occur in late July/early August. Students looking to participate in a Winter semester exchange are encouraged to apply early to ensure the best chance of securing their preferred courses.
Courses that are not available to exchange students include: CHYS - Child and Youth Studies (Upper year courses unless CHYS 1F90 is taken).