Algoma University (Algoma U) is a postsecondary institution in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, Canada, offering undergraduate university degrees in more than 30 academic programs. The student population has increased substantially in recent years and Algoma now has about 1300 students.
From its founding in 1967 until June 18, 2008, Algoma was an affiliated college of Laurentian University in Sudbury and was officially known as Algoma University College.
The enabling legislation is the Algoma University Act, 2008.
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