Founded in 1970, Vanier College is an English-language college in the Saint-Laurent borough of Montreal. With a relatively compact campus, Vanier occupies 10 buildings, identified by a different letter of the alphabet and built at different points in history from the early 19th to late 20th century.
Vanier has 6,700 full-time students in 25 programs—both pre-university and technical. Some pre-university programs offered at Vanier include commerce, liberal arts, music, health science and social science. Technical programs include architectural technology, business administration, industrial electronics, nursing and special care counselling.
Vanier’s sports teams are called the Cheetahs. The school fields teams in basketball, football, volleyball, soccer and rugby.