At the heart of Saskatoon, on Treaty 6 territory and the homeland of the Métis, is the University of Saskatchewan (USask).

The main USask campus in Saskatoon

USask is one of the top research-intensive, medical doctoral universities in Canada, and is home to world-leading research in areas of global importance, like water and food security. Study and discovery is enhanced by our outstanding facilities, including the Canadian Light Source synchrotron, VIDO-InterVac, the Global Institute for Food Security, the Global Institute for Water Security and the Sylvia Fedoruk Centre for Nuclear Innovation.

Worldwide water leaders
USask is ranked #1 in water resources research in Canada.

Guided by our University Plan: The University the World Needs, we work together across disciplines and with our communities to find creative solutions to the most pressing global challenges. Our graduates, recognized for their strong work ethic, resourceful nature and determination, are leading change here at home and around the world.

155K
Alumni

72
Rhodes Scholars

295
Order of Canada recipients

2
Nobel Prizes in Chemistry

44
Olympians

1
Prime Minister

Spaces on our main campus in Saskatoon support the interdisciplinary focus of our study and work, including the Gordon Oakes Red Bear Student Centre, an intercultural gathering place that helps integrate Indigenous culture on campus, and the Health Sciences Building, which incorporates eight health science fields in a practical, hands-on learning environment.

Gordon Oakes Red Bear Student Centre

USask students come from around the world, and can become part of the USask family in communities throughout Saskatchewan, where we offer a range of programming, from introductory classes all the way through full degree programs in some disciplines.

25,700+
Students

3,300+
Self-declared Indigenous students

4,300+
Graduate students

3,400+
International students

Huskie Athletics provides Saskatoon and area with a little bit of everything for all types of sports fans. Huskie teams play at premier facilities built with the fan in mind, including Griffiths Stadium in Nutrien Park and the brand new Merlis Belsher Place.

15
Athletic teams

2,550+
All-stars since 1920

109
Canada West championships

31
National championships

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Join 25,700 students from 130 countries around the world.

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Play

With 15 athletic teams, there is always a game to watch.

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