Student Life

Student Life

As a Carleton University student, you will find hundreds of ways to get involved and make the most of your university experience. Find out what it’s like to be a Carleton University Raven.

A male student in a residence room in Lennox & Addington building.


If you want to experience university life as a member of a vibrant, close-knit community, consider living in residence.

A student receives support at Career Services.

Student services

Check out some of the great student services offered to Carleton students!

Students walk outside the Health Sciences building.

Clubs and societies

Carleton has more than 300 active clubs and societies to choose from!


Carleton Athletics offers a full range of programs, sports, and athletic facilities that make it easy to keep active!

Life in Ottawa

Thinking of making Ottawa the location for your studies? Start capitalizing on life in the nation’s capital.

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Parliamentary work opportunities

Many Carleton students have participated in the Parliamentary work opportunities that are available to Carleton students.

More Ways to

Stay Connected with Carleton

Sign up for Carleton 360

Get started in Carleton360 to receive tailored information on our programs, student services and community.

Take a virtual campus tour

Explore Carleton's beautiful riverside campus inside our virtual tour. More scenes coming soon!