Queen's University

university in Kingston, Ontario, Canada
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Queen's University is a public university in Kingston, Ontario, Canada. Queen's University was started on October 16, 1841.

Queen's University
Queen's University at Kingston
Latin: Universitatis Reginae Apud Regiodunum[1]
Former names
Queen's College at Kingston
MottoLatin: Sapientia et Doctrina Stabilitas
Motto in English
Wisdom and knowledge shall be the stability of thy times
TypePublic university
Established16 October 1841
Endowment$1.067 billion[2]
ChancellorJames Leech
RectorCam Yung[3]
PrincipalDaniel Woolf
Academic staff
Location, ,

44°13′30″N 76°29′42″W / 44.224997°N 76.495099°W / 44.224997; -76.495099Coordinates: 44°13′30″N 76°29′42″W / 44.224997°N 76.495099°W / 44.224997; -76.495099
Main campus: 40 ha (99 acres)
West campus: 27 ha (67 acres)
ColoursBlue, Gold, and Red[5]
NicknameGolden Gaels
AffiliationsACU, ATS, AUCC, CARL, CBIE, COU, CUSID, Fields Institute, U15, MAISA, MNU, OUA, THAL
SportsU Sports, OUA, CUFLA
33 varsity teams
MascotBoo Hoo the Bear[6]
Fight songOil Thigh
QueensU Wordmark.svg


  1. "Senate Seal". Queen's University. Archived from the original on 8 August 2017. Retrieved 8 August 2017.
  2. "Investment Services". Archived from the original on 5 May 2018. Retrieved 4 May 2018.
  3. "Administration/Governance". Governance. Retrieved 5 May 2014.
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 "Student Enrolment". Office of Planning & Budgeting. Queen's University. Retrieved 4 May 2018.
  5. "Queen's University Visual Identity Guide" (PDF). Queen's University. Retrieved 21 January 2018.
  6. "Boo Hoo the Bear". Queen's University. Queen's University. Archived from the original on 19 October 2012. Retrieved 30 September 2012.