UNIVERSITY SAINTE-ANNE - [USAINTEANNE], POINTE-DE-L'EGLISE

Pointe-de-l'Eglise, Nova ScotiaLOCATION
UniversitySCHOOL TYPE
Estd 1890Established Year

Université Sainte-Anne, located in Nova Scotia, Canada, is a francophone university that offers university and college programs and immersion and bespoke training programs in French.

Established in the year of 1890, the university is known for being the only French-language post-secondary educational institution in Nova Scotia.

Why Choose Université Sainte-Anne ?

  • Ranked 344th in Canada and 10309th in the world by Webometrics.
  • Ranked 87th in Canada and 6792nd worldwide by UniRank

Key features

  • The only French-language post-secondary educational institution in Nova Scotia
  • With more than 90% placement rate
  • Holds two Canada research chairs, one in Acadian and Francophone Studies and another in Acadian and Transnational Studies
  • Homes the Center for Entrepreneurship Louis-E.-Deveau

Highlights

TypePublic
ChancellorAldéa Landry
PresidentAllister Surette
Students470
International studentsFrom 37+ countries
LanguageFrench (and English as according to the requirement of the program)
Student Intake (as per fall 2017)Full-time Undergraduate- 360 Full-time Graduate- 0 Part-time Undergraduate- 80 Part-time Graduate- 30
Academic staff35
Websitehttp://www.usainteanne.ca/

Campus and Residences

The university has four campuses in addition to the main campus of Pointe-de-l'Église. The remaining 3 campuses are:

  • Halifax Campus
  • Petit-de-Grat Campus
  • Saint-Joseph-du-Moine Campus
  • Tusket Campus

The Université Sainte-Anne has a rich library to provide academic assistance to the students

To provide the students with the recreational activities within the campus, the university has:

  • Pool
  • Skating Rink
  • Gymnasium
  • Weight Room
  • Cardio-Training Room

Housing and meal plans

The Université Sainte-Anne offers accommodation facilities to students and all residents are automatically enrolled in the meal plan. Students looking forward to residing at the accommodation provided by the university should contact the concerned authority.

Programs Offered

The students of the Université Sainte-Anne offers many programs in the following fields of study:

  • Administration
  • French
  • Social Sciences
  • English
  • Education
  • Sciences
  • Health Sciences

Further, the institute offers 10 College Programs as well.

Bilingual Government Office ClerkPractical Nurse (LPN)
Business Services ProfessionalTeacher's Aid
Diploma in Business AdministrationEarly Childhood Education
Continuing Care AssistantAdult Learning Program
Occupational Therapist Assistant and Physical Therapist AssistantContinuing Education

The Université Sainte-Anne offers French Immersion programs to help the students learn the French language as well.

How to Apply

Here is an overview of the steps that one has to follow, to admit themselves in their desired course.

Select your Program

 In order to apply for admission to a study program offered by the Université Sainte-Anne, the candidates need to make sure whether they are applying for a college program or a university program

The applicants for the university programs are required to choose the subject of their choice and the course type (bachelor/master’s/diploma etc)

Filling in application

Students opting for the online application process need to create a user account first and then proceed to the application

Students opting for the offline application process need to download the application form in the PDF format, print it, and mail it to the university

Application fee

All the applicants are required to pay the non-refundable application processing fee of $50

Students opting for the online application need to pay the application fee via credit card (Visa or MasterCard) and the offline applicants can pay the fee by cheque or money order.

International students:

  • Each of the international candidates is required to obtain a valid passport containing their photos and other identifying information including the stamps showing the dates and place of entry in Canada
  • Obtain A Study Permit, valid for the duration of their studies. It can be obtained after getting the official declaration of admission to the university.
  • Before leaving their respective countries, international students are required to send their travel information to Université Sainte-Anne.

Tuition Fees

The tuition fees taken by the Université Sainte-Anne vary according to the type of the study program.

Following is the list of the approximate amount of the fees to be paid by the Canadian and the international students respectively:

Canadian students$7,500/year
International students$10,000/year

Tuition fee for students applying for French Immersion

Course nameEnrolment fee/depositFees for Canadian students *Fees for international students*
5-week Spring and Summer Sessions$275$3147.68$3485.80
4-week Session for teachers$275$2540.60$2809.40
1-week Summer Session$50.00$766.82$834.58

In house residences

CategoryCost by semester
Double room (Shared room)$ 1,976.05
Double room (tenant alone)$ 2,416.48
Simple room$ 2,194.64
Beaulieu$ 2,416.48
Beauséjour, Bellefontaine and Lajeunesse$ 2,540.78 Room / kitchen
Meal plan$ 2,350.76

Financial Aid

Financial aid can be obtained from the Université Sainte-Anne in the form of scholarships, bursaries, and loans

The students can also financially assist themselves by working while studying

Scholarships and bursaries:

The Université Sainte-Anne offers several scholarships and bursaries to the deserving candidates. Some of them are discussed below:

NameValue
Renewable Excellence Scholarship$2000-$5000/year
Leadership Scholarshipto be determined
Acadian Bursary$ 1,000
  1. Exchange (NS)
$ 3,000
  1. Grant (PEI)
$ 2,000
Rosalie and Désiré Comeau Scholarshipto be determined
Financial Support Scholarshipto be determined
International scholarship$ 167.40 per 3 credits

Some of the other scholarships available to deserving candidates are given below.

  • AUFC Scholarships
  • Nova Scotia Power Scholarship
  • Scholarships of the Saint-Pierre Society
  • Scholarships of the Society of St. Thomas Aquinas
  • Knights of Columbus Scholarships
  • Royal Canadian Legion Scholarships
  • Scholarships from the Canadian Institute for Mental Retardation
  • Queen Elizabeth II Scholarship
  • Medical Studies Scholarship
  • CNFS National Scholarship of Excellence and so on.

Work While Studying:

All the five campuses of the Université Sainte-Anne have job opportunities reserved for students.

Students are also allowed to work outside of the campus and opportunities are offered by external employers in Nova Scotia and elsewhere in Canada.

Following are the requirements that one must fulfill:

  • They need to be full-time post-secondary students studying at a designated learning institution
  • They need to possess a valid study permit
  • They need to possess the Social Insurance Number or SIN
  • Candidates studying English or French as a second language need to obtain a valid work permit

The available job offers for the students can be checked at the ‘Student jobs’ portal on official website of the Université Sainte-Anne.

Alumni Network

Former students of the Université Sainte-Anne can get connected to each other by the Association of Alumni and Friends of Université Sainte-Anne (AAAUSA), a non-profit society

Some of the notable alumni are:

  • Wayne Gaudet: Politician
  • Ernest G. Cottreau: Businessman
  • Hélène LeBlanc: Politician
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$14,052 PER
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INTERNATIONAL STUDENT TUITION
2 yearson-campusEnglish
$8,122 - 14,612 PER
YEAR

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT TUITION
4 yearson-campusFrench
$11,984 PER
YEAR

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HONOURSFrench
2 yearson-campusEnglish
$15,036 PER
YEAR

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT TUITION
$12,262 PER
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$12,262 PER
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INTERNATIONAL STUDENT TUITION
$6,644 PER
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INTERNATIONAL STUDENT TUITION
$6,644 PER
YEAR

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT TUITION
2 yearson-campusEnglish
$8,122 - 14,612 PER
YEAR

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT TUITION
$12,262 PER
YEAR

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT TUITION
$12,262 PER
YEAR

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT TUITION
AVERAGE COST
Average Tuition Fees (Annual)
$ 11,984
Bachelors Tuition Fees$11984
Diploma Tuition Fees$14612
Accomodation Fees (Annual)
$ 2,540
CAMPUS LIFE
Total Enrollment
455
Male : Female Ratio
30:70
ADMISSION DEADLINES ( FALL SEASON )
Application Deadline
July 01, 2019
Start of Application process February 01, 2019
End of Application process July 01, 2019
Application Fee
$ 50
Application website demande.usainteann...
Accepts common App No
Direct Application Yes
ADMISSION STATISTICS
Acceptance Rate
-
Total Applications
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