Best Foot Forward


of our programs offer experiential learning opportunities


employed within two years of graduation


in scholarships and bursaries available

Top 5%

in the world for working towards UN Sustainable Development Goals

Co-op. Community service learning. Internships. Practicums and placements. Field school. Undergraduate research.

At Lakehead University, learning happens inside and outside the classroom to help students develop the critical, real-world skills that employers value. From the moment you step foot onto our campuses in Thunder Bay and Orillia, you will gain practical, hands-on experience through a variety of experiential learning opportunities available across our undergraduate programs.

Students relaxing on campus

Career Zone

From employment and networking opportunities to co-op, we provide the support you need to ensure you are ready for your future career.

Student Success Centre

The Student Success Centre has many programs and support services in place to help you achieve your academic and personal goals.

Study Abroad

There is no better way to integrate a global experience into your university education than travelling and studying in another country.

Research & Innovation

We encourage students to seek out research opportunities during their undergraduate degree.