St. Francis Xavier University
St. Francis Xavier University was founded in 1853 and has a long and proud tradition as one of Canada’s oldest universities. Today, StFX is Canada’s premiere undergraduate university, consistently receiving the highest marks in Canada for academics. StFX is known for its strong spirit, its loyal alumni, its small class sizes, and its vibrant student body and residential campus experience. The strong spirit and values of StFX have been the cornerstone of the university for over 150 years. StFX is truly a “national university” and is unique in Canada in that 50% of the students come from every corner of Canada, North America, and with the StFX-Coady International Institute, the world.