Bishop’s University



Bishop’s University is a predominantly residential, undergraduate university. Our primary concern is offering students a quality education in the fine arts, humanities, social sciences, natural sciences, business and education. The residential aspect of our small size (2,400 full-time students) encourages students to immerse themselves in the complete Bishop’s experience.

Academic profile

Bishop’s is an English-language undergraduate university that offers a selection of more than 100 programs across 3 faculties and schools: The School of Education; The Faculty of Arts and Sciences and The Williams School of Business.

Bishop’s School of Education offers a B.Ed and master’s (M.A. and M.Ed.) programs. Visit School of Education’s Academic programs page to learn more about our program offerings.


Bishop’s University’s 550-acre campus features 25 buildings, including seven residences, two libraries, two theatres, outstanding classrooms, laboratories, athletic facilities, a sports and recreation centre that includes three gyms, an indoor pool and an 800-seat arena, a historic chapel, a music recital hall, and a daycare. A duck pond and wildlife refuge, 10 tennis courts, an outdoor pool and a golf course are also found on the campus.

For additional information about the Bishop’s campus, visit the Our campus page.


Bishop’s is located in the bilingual community of Lennoxville, a suburb of the city of Sherbrooke, Quebec, located about 1.5 hours southeast of Montreal. The Eastern Townships region is known for offering a safe and welcoming atmosphere, exceptional outdoor recreational opportunities, and a great quality of life.

To learn more about Lennoxville and the surrounding areas, visit our Lennoxville, Sherbrooke and surrounding areas page.

Information for visitors about our region

Vision attractivité Estrie, a regional-level actor aiming to help attract newcomers to the region recently produced this video, which may be helpful: