Our mission is to foster and promote the interests of higher education and university research. We participate in the development of public policy to find solutions to the economic and social challenges facing Canada. We work closely with governments, private sector and the public to raise the profile of higher education.
Our main membership activities are:
We are not a national accreditation body. Canada has no formal system of university accreditation. Membership in Universities Canada held in conjunction with an appropriate provincial legislation or charter may be accepted in lieu of institutional accreditation.