Consistently recognized nationally for leadership in teaching, research and student satisfaction, Trent attracts excellent students from across the country and around the world.

Here, undergraduate and graduate students connect and collaborate with faculty, staff and their peers through diverse communities that span residential colleges, classrooms, disciplines, hands-on research, co-curricular and community-based activities.

Across all disciplines, Trent brings critical, integrative thinking to life every day. Trent’s unique approach to personal development through supportive, collaborative community engagement is in more demand than ever. Students lead the way by co-creating experiences rooted in dialogue, diverse perspectives and collaboration.

In a learning environment that builds life-long passion for inclusion, leadership and social change, Trent’s students, alumni, faculty and staff are engaged global citizens who are catalysts in developing sustainable solutions to complex issues.

Quick Facts

  • 1964 – year Trent was founded
  • 18:1 student to faculty ratio
  • 100+ diverse and dynamic academic programs across the arts, sciences, social sciences and professional programs
  • 54,000 alumni worldwide
  • Employees
  • 1,163 employees in Peterborough; third largest employer in Peterborough
  • 113 employees in Durham