McGill is more than a university

It’s a place where you can

Find partners for community projects 

Seek innovative solutions to grow your business

and spend a family day out

Community Programs

More Than Words

Mentoring people facing gender and sexual based violence

McGill Particle Physics Masterclass

The McGill Particle Physics Masterclass introduces students to a day in the life of a particle physicist.

Habitat

Partnering with government and non-profit organizations to protect ecosystems from climate change.
Medical students

CHASM Incubator (Community Health and Social Medicine Incubator)

Students using an incubator model to solve targeted health problems in the community.

BrainReach North

An online science education resource designed to bring fun, accessible neuroscience learning activities to teachers and students in remote communities.

Events

School of Religious Studies

Several lectures are offered throughout the year that focus on understanding world religions and the role of religion throughout history and in contemporary society through a broad range of perspectives.

A Dose of Science

Bi-weekly web series from the McGill Office for Science and Society (OSS) covers a variety of science topics that are on everyone's minds; myth-busting, science-in-the-news, stories of general interest, and COVID-19.

MCLL – McGill Community for Lifelong Learning

MCLL is for people who want to continue learning for the joy of it and who wish to share their knowledge, ideas, and interests with others.  People can participate in Study Groups or attend lectures.  No exams or grades to worry about, and no age limits!  
Maple leaf

McGill Institute for the Study of Canada...

Students and members of the public can attend a variety of ongoing events, including panels, webinars, the Mallory, and Eakin Lectures, and the annual MISC conference. All events are focused on topics that matters to Canadians and are relevant to current public policy concerns.

Queer History Month

Through a series of screenings, panels, workshops, and community events, Queer History Month aims to raise awareness, advance education, and increase visibility of 2SLGBTQIA+ communities at McGill and Montreal.
sustainability

McGill Sustainability Systems Initiative (MSSI) Sustainability Research...

The Symposium brings together students, faculty, and the wider McGill community to discuss sustainability research at McGill across many different disciplines. It promotes a sustainable future using McGill’s greatest asset: its collective brainpower.
Lecture

Mossman Lectures

Two lecture series focussed on The History of Science and of Ideas.  The speakers delve into issues that are at the junction between science, art, and technology.

Things to see and do

Plant scavenger hunt

Solve riddles, find the plants, and take pictures.

Maude Abbott Museum

How medical school students learned in the late 1800’s.

Fossil exploration guide

Fossil hunting on McGill’s campus and downtown Montreal

Gault Nature Reserve

A thousand hectares of primeval forest preserved for research and public enjoyment

Redpath Museum

Visit the Redpath Museum for exhibits on the history of life and world cultures, as well as…

Macdonald Outdoor Gym (TrekFit)

An outdoor gym featuring fun, challenging equipment and on-site move guides

McGill Athletic Facilities

Some of the finest recreation and athletics facilities in the country, offering a wide range of programs

Downtown Campus

McGill's lush downtown campus is dotted with gardens, statues and stately greystone buildings

McCord Museum of Canadian History

A museum dedicated to the preservation, study and appreciation of Montreal’s social history

Le Salon 1861

Universities, entrepreneurs, citizens, non-profits and businesses meet here to redefine how we work, live, and play together

Morgan Arboretum

A 245-hectare forested reserve open year-round with 25 km of scenic walking and cross-country ski trails

Plant scavenger hunt

Solve riddles, find the plants, and take pictures.

Maude Abbott Museum

How medical school students learned in the late 1800’s.

Fossil exploration guide

Fossil hunting on McGill’s campus and downtown Montreal

Gault Nature Reserve

A thousand hectares of primeval forest preserved for research and public enjoyment

McGill Athletic Facilities

Some of the finest recreation and athletics facilities in the country, offering a wide range of programs

Downtown Campus

McGill's lush downtown campus is dotted with gardens, statues and stately greystone buildings

McCord Museum of Canadian History

A museum dedicated to the preservation, study and appreciation of Montreal’s social history