Welcome to Acadia

    This year marks the 175th anniversary of the founding of one of Canada’s oldest and most respected universities. Watch for special events and share your memories with us in the coming months. Visit the site now!
    175th Anniversary

    Acadia's Welcome Week for new and returning students begins August 27th. Click the button below to find out more about the exciting and important activities planned for all students.

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    Working hard to unravel the mystery of methyl mercury

    Acadia researcher Dr. Nelson O’Driscoll and graduate student Sara Klapstein are working hard to unravel the mystery of methyl mercury at Kejimkujik National Park. CBC.ca report

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    New head swimming coach announced for Acadia

    The Acadia University men's and women's swim teams will return to the pool this fall with a new head coach. Former Dalhousie Tiger swim team head coach and Acadia alumnus David Fry will take over the program for the 2014-15 season.

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    Wu Welcome Centre construction set to begin

    As the beginning of the new academic year approaches, so, too, does construction of Acadia’s Wu Welcome Centre at Alumni Hall. 

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    Jun 25 - Aug 24 Barry's World
    Aug 30 - Sep 07 Welcome Week
    Sep 20 Duo Turgeon