City of Windsor



The University of Windsor is located just east of the Ambassador Bridge which is the busiest international border crossing that connects Detroit, Michigan, in the United States, with Windsor, Ontario, in Canada. The unique location of the University offer international students the opportunities to learn about both countries and to experience the best of both worlds. Windsor is a small, charming and student-centered city where is the most ideal place for international students to study and live; meanwhile Detroit is a metropolitan city where international students can enjoy all the benefits of it offers, such as shopping, professional sports, entertaining and cultural experience.

Being Canada’s southernmost university, Windsor enjoys the warmest climate of any of Ontario’s cities. Windsor is actually located at the same latitude as northern California, and enjoys seven months of short-sleeve weather.  Windsor has four distinct seasons, allowing residents and visitors to enjoy the great outdoors with such activities as swimming, scuba diving, pond hockey & cross country skiing, hiking on trails, bird watching.

Visit the City of Windsor website for more information on our amazing city.