Queen's University

Learn how Queen's is planning for our safe return to campus.




Quick Facts

Enrolment (Fall 2020)

Category of Student Number Enrolled
Undergraduate First Degree 19,480
School of Graduate Studies 3,392
Second Degree* 1,516
Smith MBA and Graduate Professional 1,369
Postgraduate Medicine** 552
Grand Total 26,309

*Law, Medicine, Education (yr 5 & consecutive) ** Medical residents on placement at Queen's

FACULTY (November 2019)
Full-time, excluding clinical medicine 840
Clinical medicine 425
Other teachers and researchers (primarily part-time) 2,486
Operating budget funded 2,481
Other funding including research 709
Students 2,630
Grand total 9,571

[students at Convocation]
(Photo by Bernard Clark)

A Community Campus Environment

  • ~95% of the student population comes from outside of Kingston
  • More than 90% of first-year students live in residence (residence is guaranteed for first-years). Queen's placed 2nd in residential living (Maclean's 2019 Rankings)
  • Queen’s is home to students from more than 100 countries

87.0% of students graduate within 7 years – #1 in Canada! (Maclean's 2019 Rankings)

88.7%: average entering grade of incoming undergraduate students in 2020