Nipissing UniversityNipissing University
is a small liberal arts university located in North Bay, Ontario
, on a 720-acre farm site overlooking Lake Nipissing. Founded in 1967
as an affiliate of Laurentian University
, Nipissing became an independent institution in 1992
. The university's unique character is defined by its location in Northern Ontario
, a large faculty of education program with 25 percent of the total student enrollment, and shared facilities with Canadore College. Nipissing offers a variety of programs in the arts, sciences, business, and education. The university has a full-time enrollment of 1,985 students.
The University also has a satellite campus located in Bracebridge, Ontario, in the heart of the Muskoka area.