University of Windsor, The - Ontario Heritage Trust


University of Windsor, The

This university had its origin in Assumption College, a primarily theological institution founded by the Jesuits in 1857. The college grew steadily, expanding its curriculum and affiliating with numerous other colleges over the years. It was granted university status in 1953.


At Windsor Hall, 401 Sunset Avenue, Windsor

Region: Southwestern Ontario

County/District: County of Essex

Municipality: City of Windsor