About us

As North America’s first French-language university, Université Laval draws strength from its history and vitality.

Consult the promotional brochure: Université Laval, a major university located in Québec City (PDF).

A well-rounded university:

  • More than 420 programs
  • Renowned mobility and exchange programs
  • 5 profiles: sustainable development, entrepreneurial, international, distinction and research
  • Custom, continuing, and distance education programs
  • Some 750 partnership agreements with some 525 universities in nearly 70 countries
  • A library of over 6 millions documents
  • A vibrant and diverse community
  • Nearly 40,000 students
  • Nearly 4,800 international students
  • Some 250 student associations