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With no crowd, everyone stands out.

From our communities to our campuses, right down to our classes, our schools are a testament that sometimes the smaller choice offers to much more.

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Small community means big family.

Community is more than just a group of people. It's the relationships they build with each other. And it's at the core of the Maple League experience.

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A picture perfect education.

With historic brick buildings and charming town streets, you'll be astounded by how the beauty of our universities can enrich your education.

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We get you ready for what's next

University isn't just about your experience in our classes or on our campuses. It's about using that incredible experience to prepare for what's next.

  • Close-knit

    communities
  • Hands-on

    learning
  • Small

    class sizes
  • 75%

    of students live on or near campus
  • Liberal

    arts and sciences education
  • Award-winning

    faculty
  • Small

    class sizes
  • Close-knit

    communities
  • Hands-on

    learning
  • Award-winning

    faculty
  • 75%

    of students live on or near campus
  • Liberal

    arts and sciences education
Bishop’s University

Bishop’s University

In 1843, the founders of Bishop’s University set “to offer the country a sound and liberal education.” To this day, that remains the University’s goal. Located in the Eastern Townships region of Quebec, Bishop’s instills confidence, courage and responsibility in its students, while nurturing their personal and intellectual freedom.

FOUNDED LOCATION TOWN POPULATION # OF FULL TIME STUDENTS % OUT-OF PROVINCE STUDENTS % OF STUDENTS LIVING ON OR NEAR CAMPUS % UNDERGRADUATES STUDENT
1843 Lennoxville Sherbrooke, QC 5792 2428 60% 90% 98%
St. Francis Xavier University

St. Francis Xavier University

Renowned for its strong academics, its commitment to social justice and its loyal alumni, for over 160 years St. Francis Xavier University (StFX) has offered what so many of Canada’s top students are seeking: a high-quality education focused principally on the undergraduate. Located in the university town of Antigonish, Nova Scotia, StFX is recognized as one of the finest schools in Canada meeting the needs of today’s students through outstanding teaching, exceptional hands-on research experiences, the very best in a residential community, and unique opportunities to make a contribution to communities at home and abroad.

FOUNDED LOCATION TOWN POPULATION # OF FULL TIME STUDENTS % OUT-OF PROVINCE STUDENTS % OF STUDENTS LIVING ON OR NEAR CAMPUS % UNDERGRADUATES STUDENT
1853 Antigonish, NS 5558 4524 60% 95% 99%
Mount Allison University

Mount Allison University

Founded in 1839, Mount Allison University is one of Canada’s most beautiful campuses, and is nestled on the Tantramar Marshes in the heart of the ideal university town of Sackville, New Brunswick. Mount Allison prides itself on providing a high-quality academic experience, combined with a variety of hands-on learning opportunities in a close-knit community. Students come from more than 50 countries around the world to make up a diverse, creative, talented student body of approximately 2,300.

FOUNDED LOCATION TOWN POPULATION # OF FULL TIME STUDENTS % OUT-OF PROVINCE STUDENTS % OF STUDENTS LIVING ON OR NEAR CAMPUS % UNDERGRADUATES STUDENT
1839 Sackville, NB 5558 2300 60% 95% 99%
Acadia University

Acadia University

Acadia will touch your heart and your head in equal measure. For nearly 180 years, we have specialized in providing a premium high-quality, high-engagement experience. Located in the beautiful town of Wolfville, Nova Scotia, our learning style educates the whole person. Our students inspire us — 80% of our 3,500 students volunteer in the community. And we inspire our students — our academic standards are high, and our students are mentored and supported by outstanding faculty who are devoted to bringing out the best in them.

FOUNDED LOCATION TOWN POPULATION # OF FULL TIME STUDENTS % OUT-OF PROVINCE STUDENTS % OF STUDENTS LIVING ON OR NEAR CAMPUS % UNDERGRADUATES STUDENT
1838 Wolfville, NS 4269 3499 60% 95% 95%