Tour our historic campusBy UNIVERSITY OF SASKATCHEWAN Feb 15, 2013 4:05AM UTC
Come to the University of Saskatchewan and enjoy the scenery of one of Canada’s most beautiful campuses! The U of S is known for its Collegiate Gothic-style architecture, attractive greystone buildings and Ivy League ambiance.
Would you like to tour the U of S campus? We would be pleased to show you around! You can book a guided tour of our campus online at http://explore.usask.ca/tours_and_events/tours.php.
Important dates in U of S history:
1907: University Act established the U of S
1951: World’s first non-commercial cobalt-60 cancer therapy unit established
1959: U of S purchases world-renowned Amati instruments
1963: U of S selected as site for Western College of Veterinary Medicine
1971: Former U of S professor Gerhard Herzberg wins Nobel Prize for Chemistry
1981: Museum of Antiquities opens — the only museum of its kind at a Canadian university
2004: The Canadian Light Source, Canada’s national centre for synchrotron research, opens
2011: Huskie Athletics celebrates 100 years