McGill is regularly ranked as one of the top 20 schools internationally in the QS World University ranking or the Times Higher University ranking, and #1 in among Canadian medical-doctoral universities in MacLeans ranking of Canadian Universities.

To learn more about McGill, take a virtual campus tour!

Student Societies

The student societies organize many activities and offer the chance to get involved in the McGill Community:

The Post Graduate Student Society (PGSS) runs Thomson House which is a great place right on campus to meet up and socialize.


The Human Genetics Student Society (HGSS) provides information for, to encourage communication amongst, to advocate for, and to help forge relationships between graduate students, post-doctoral fellows, medical residents and faculty associated with the McGill University Department of Human Genetics.

Student services

McGill offers a wide range of services for students including: career planning services, chaplaincy services, counselling, mental health, student health, tutorials and support for students with disabilities.

To check out student services in more detail go to the student services website.


The McGill Athletics & recreation Centre is located on Campus and offers many sports activities. Mount Royal is also located next to McGill and is criss-crossed by many gravel roads and small paths that allow for a quick jog in the forest over lunch or at any other time.

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