2008 Comparison Group Selection

There were three comparison groups selected/generated from the list of participating Canadian institutions. Many of the results you will find here make use of these comparison groups to give an idea of how the experience of Memorial University students compares to general trends.

Comparison Group 1 - 'Comprehensive'

These are comprehensive Canadian Universities to which Memorial is frequently compared. There are 7 in total.

Carleton UniversityUniversity of Waterloo
Concordia UniversityUniversity of Windsor
University of GuelphYork University
University of Victoria

Comparison Group 2 - 'CND Research Univs.'

These are other Canadian reserach universities that are similar in size to Memorial. There are 7 in total.

Dalhousie UniversityUniversity of Ottawa
McMaster UniversityUniversity of Calgary
Queen's UniversityUniversity of Saskatchewan
The University of Manitoba

Comparison Group 3 - 'All Canadian'

This group contains all 42 institutions that participated in the 2008 NSSE.

Brock UniversityUniversité du Québec à Montréal
Carleton UniversityUniversité du Québec à Rimouski
Concordia UniversityUniversité du Québec à Trois-Rivières
Dalhousie UniversityUniversité du Québec en Abitibi-Témiscamingue
King's University College at UWOUniversité du Québec en Outaouais
Lakehead UniversityUniversité Laval
Laurentian UniversityUniversity of Alberta
Malaspina University CollegeUniversity of British Columbia
McGill UniversityUniversity of British Columbia Okanagan
McMaster UniversityUniversity of Calgary
Mount St. Vincent UniversityUniversity of Guelph
Nipissing UniversityUniversity of King's College
Queen's UniversityUniversity of Prince Edward Island
Ryerson UniversityUniversity of Saskatchewan
Saint Mary's UniversityUniversity of Toronto
The University of ManitobaUniversity of Victoria
Thompson Rivers UniversityUniversity of Waterloo
Trent UniversityUniversity of Western Ontario
University of OttawaUniversity of Windsor
Université de MontréalWilfred Laurier University
Université du Québec à ChicoutimiYork University


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