UNB's graduation traditions have evolved over its long history. Learn more about the university mace, the academic procession and the colourful academic hoods worn by graduates by following the links below.
UNB’s Fredericton campus, located in New Brunswick’s capital, was established in 1785; its Saint John campus, located in New Brunswick’s largest city, was established in 1964.
UNB is among the oldest public universities in North America and the oldest English-language university in Canada.
UNB’s international students originate from more than 100 countries, contributing to the cultural fabric of our host communities and the entire province.