Why Choose UL?
First Rate Teaching, Top Notch Research
Thanks to its dynamic personnel, Université Laval has built an international reputation in many top fields. And our talented professors understand that the secret to student satisfaction lies in staying available and attentive to student needs. Students come here to build their future: Université Laval works hard to help them succeed!
Five Great Profiles and the Opportunity for Hands-on Learning
Most of our undergraduate programs include compulsory or optional internships. And you can choose from UL's five study profiles— International, Entrepreneurial, Sustainable development, Honours and Research— adding value to your degree and helping you make your mark in the world.
Distance learning courses and programs
With more than 70 online programs and 700 online courses you can study at Université Laval from anywhere in Quebec, in Canada or in the world. Enjoy the same quality of education and do your exams in a location near you. With distance learning, it’s so easy to manage your studies, work and personal life. Wherever you are, Université Laval is within your reach.
UL is recognized for its internships and study visits abroad, and offers language classes to help students get ready—a real plus for anyone who wants to gain valuable international experience as part of their education.
Unique French immersion
Located in Québec City, UL will immerse you in the ideal setting for you to improve your mastery of French and gain an additional asset to set you apart as you enter the job market.
A Vibrant Student Life
Possibilities for activities are almost endless: join a group that shares your interests, develop your artistic side, experience something new and different, or just have some fun. Discover student life at UL.
Students at Université Laval are fortunate to enjoy access to a wide array of funding sources to help them during their studies, including scholarships and financial assistance, paid internships, mobility and employment programs, and more.
An Impressive Sports Complex and Rouge et Or Athletics
PEPS, the university sports complex, is the ideal place for athletes of all stripes. It's also where all 15 of Laval's elite-level Rouge et Or teams tirelessly train.
A Full Range of Services
The university makes every effort to make student like as easy as possible with campus services ranging from a medical clinic to a travel agency, and everything in between.
A Commitment to Sustainable Development
As a certified sustainable campus, Université Laval encourages a range of sustainable development initiatives. We also offer basic training in sustainable development to help all students become responsible, involved citizens.
A Beautiful Campus and Facilities
The Université Laval campus is an oasis of green in beautiful Québec City, with tree-lined walkways, wooded areas, playing fields, and even a garden. Our campus buildings reflect the latest technological developments, forward-thinking design, and the changing needs of our students.