New Brunswick, University of

New Brunswick, University of, at Fredericton, N.B., Canada nondenominational provincially supported coeducational chartered and opened 1800 as the College of New Brunswick, called King's College by royal charter 1828, achieved university status 1859. The university has a graduate school and faculties of arts, science, education, computer science, administration, engineering, forestry, law, nursing, and physical education. St. Thomas Univ. is affiliated. There is also a campus at St. John.

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