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Queen's University
Douglas Library
Motto Latin: Sapientia et Doctrina Stabilitas
Motto in English Wisdom and knowledge shall be the stability of thy times
Established 16 October 1841
Type Public university
Endowment $1.036 billion
Chancellor James Leech
Rector Michael Young
Principal Daniel Woolf
Academic staff 3,925
Students 24,582
Undergraduates 16,339
Postgraduates 4,318
Other students 5,325
Location Kingston, Ontario, Canada
44°13′30″N 76°29′42″W / 44.224997°N 76.495099°W / 44.224997; -76.495099Coordinates: 44°13′30″N 76°29′42″W / 44.224997°N 76.495099°W / 44.224997; -76.495099
Campus Urban main campus, 40 ha (99 acres)
Urban west campus 27 ha (67 acres)
Former names Queen's College at Kingston
Colours Red, Blue, and Gold
33 varsity teams
Nickname Golden Gaels
Mascot Boo Hoo the Bear
Affiliations ACU, ATS, AUCC, CARL, CBIE, COU, CUSID, Fields Institute, U15, MAISA, MNU, OUA
Website queensu.ca
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Queen's University is a public university in Kingston, Ontario, Canada. Queen's University was started on October 16, 1841.

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