Universite Laval: Narrative Description
UNIVERSITE LAVAL I-13
C.P. 2208, succursale Terminus
Quebec, QC, Canada G1K 7P4
Tel: (418)656-3333; 877-785-2825
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.ulaval.ca/
Independent, university, coed. Awards associate, bachelor's, master's, doctoral, and first professional degrees and first professional certificates. Founded 1852. Setting: 465-acre urban campus with easy access to Quebec City. Endowment: $350 million. Research spending 2003-04: $96.2 million. Educational spending 2003-04: $7165 per student. Total enrollment: 39,445. Faculty: 1,490 (1,460 full-time, 30 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 15:1. 21,290 applied, 64% were admitted. Full-time: 19,647 students, 59% women, 41% men. Part-time: 9,112 students, 61% women, 39% men. Students come from 7 provinces and territories, 91 other countries, 2% from out-of province, 21% 25 or older, 7% live on campus, 3% transferred in. Retention: 80% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: engineering/engineering technologies; health professions and related sciences; social sciences and history. Core. Calendar: trimesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, accelerated degree program, self-designed majors, honors program, distance learning, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships. Off campus study. Study abroad program.
Options: Common Application, electronic application, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: high school transcript, general knowledge of French language. Required for some: essay, interview. Entrance: minimally difficult. Application deadline: 3/1.
Costs Per Year:
Application fee: $30 Canadian dollars. Tuition, fee, and room and board charges are reported in Canadian dollars. Province resident tuition: $2027 full-time, $68.85 per credit part-time. Canadian resident tuition: $4760 full-time, $152.35 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $905 full-time. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to program and reciprocity agreements. Part-time tuition varies according to program. College room and board: $9000. College room only: $2664. International student tuition: $11,237 full-time.
Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 88 open to all; national fraternities. Most popular organizations: Drama Club, Improvisation Ligue, Creation Litteraire, Chorale de L'universite Laval, Amnistie Internationale. Major annual events: Rendez-vous Laval, Carrefour de L'Emploi, Student Festival. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, student patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access, video cameras in most buildings, underground walkways. 2,400 college housing spaces available; 2,160 were occupied in 2003-04. No special consideration for freshman housing applicants. Options: coed, men-only, women-only housing available. Bibliotheque Generale plus 1 other with 3 million books, 55,507 microform titles, 13,928 serials, 20,094 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending 2003-04: $8.9 million. 2,200 computers available on campus for general student use. Computer purchase/lease plans available. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.
"Universite Laval: Narrative Description." College Blue Book. . Encyclopedia.com. (January 23, 2019). https://www.encyclopedia.com/education/news-and-education-magazines/universite-laval-narrative-description
"Universite Laval: Narrative Description." College Blue Book. . Retrieved January 23, 2019 from Encyclopedia.com: https://www.encyclopedia.com/education/news-and-education-magazines/universite-laval-narrative-description
Encyclopedia.com gives you the ability to cite reference entries and articles according to common styles from the Modern Language Association (MLA), The Chicago Manual of Style, and the American Psychological Association (APA).
Within the “Cite this article” tool, pick a style to see how all available information looks when formatted according to that style. Then, copy and paste the text into your bibliography or works cited list.
Because each style has its own formatting nuances that evolve over time and not all information is available for every reference entry or article, Encyclopedia.com cannot guarantee each citation it generates. Therefore, it’s best to use Encyclopedia.com citations as a starting point before checking the style against your school or publication’s requirements and the most-recent information available at these sites:
Modern Language Association
The Chicago Manual of Style
American Psychological Association
- Most online reference entries and articles do not have page numbers. Therefore, that information is unavailable for most Encyclopedia.com content. However, the date of retrieval is often important. Refer to each style’s convention regarding the best way to format page numbers and retrieval dates.
- In addition to the MLA, Chicago, and APA styles, your school, university, publication, or institution may have its own requirements for citations. Therefore, be sure to refer to those guidelines when editing your bibliography or works cited list.