About Lakehead University

by / Monday, 27 October 2014 / Published in Lakehead University

About Lakehead University

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Advantages of Studying in Canada

  • Work while you study
  • Post grad work permit
  • Safe friendly environment that welcomes and respects international students

Lakehead University Orientation

International Opportunities

With numerous possibilities to do an exchange with our partner institutions, chose a semester in Sweden, Mexico or Ireland or year in Australia, the UK or Korea. Those interested in Interships might consider our opportunities in Germany or Poland .

Small Class Sizes

Lakehead University’s small class sizes allow for more one-on-one time and interaction with professors. These close relationships lay the foundation for future research opportunities, career opportunities, graduate work and academic references.

Support Staff

Lakehead University’s Staff is there to support the students in they academic and social pursuits. From work Permits to festival tickets, the university can work with students to make the most of they experience living and learning at Lakehead University.

Research Excellence

Lakehead is one of the few universities to offer research opportunities at the undergraduate level. With over 23 research centres, the university focus on regional issuse and build strong community partnerships. Students can find many of our nursing students doing their placement across the street from street from Lakehead, at the Thunder Bay Regional Health Science Centre, the largest hospital in Northwestern Ontario.

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There are plenty of indoor and outdoor spaces to relax and spend time with friends outside of class. We encourage you to enrich your post-secondary experience by getting involved in student-run clubs and associations, recreational sports, or the student-run centres across campus. Safety is the top priority for Lakehead University Security Services. Our 24-hour security staff is available with many services to make you feel safe whether you are studying or living on campus.


You will have an unmatched experience with nature whether you are in Thunder Bay or Orillia. The cities’ sizes make them easy to navigate, and their close proximity to nature give you more opportunities to do things outside of class. You won’t find long commutes or heavy traffic here — just breathtaking views, fresh air, and four distinct seasons of adventure.


Awards & Bursaries

As an international student at Lakehead University, you may be eligible to receive scholarships and bursaries that will help fund your education.

  • Lakehead University International Student Bursary (application required)
    • Alumni Association Of Lakehead University International Student Bursary (application required)
    • LUSU Bursary for an International Student

For more information on financial assistance, visit international.lakeheadu.ca

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Download : LAKEHEAD University International Overview

The applications have to be submitted online for both UG and PG. There is a 100 CAD application fee for the PG applicants and CAD 145 for the UG applications. UG applications are submitted on OUAC website.

One Response to “About Lakehead University”

  1. Katniss Everdeen says : Reply

    My name is Katniss. Please can you tell me if there is any extra- curricular activities for girls?

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