Chancellor - Ryerson University, Canada
A Message from Chancellor Lawrence Bloomberg
Ryerson is a university on the move. It is exciting to be here because everyone is invested in its progress and success. You can feel the momentum taking programs and research to new levels, enriching the student experience with innovative opportunities of real value, and redefining city-building with initiative and urban edge.
This characteristic boldness responds to the needs of the 21st century with signature strengths, creative partnerships, and new approaches. Ryerson leadership in entrepreneurial education is advancing a new way of thinking relevant to all disciplines. Zones of invention and collaborative teams are making ingenious inroads in the connected global economy, from business to biomedical engineering, publishing and philanthropy, energy and the environment, among an expanding horizon of possibilities.
We are a destination of choice for students keen to measure themselves against the best in professional careers of Ryerson renown, where demand is very high and admission is very competitive. Getting in brings you to a campus achieving unprecedented and exceptional prominence with recent developments, and this is only the beginning.
Joining Ryerson is to embrace a culture of inclusion and equity, joy in diversity and the values that inspire and unite all Canadians – and make us the envy of the world. It is a privilege to be here as Chancellor, and I look forward to taking an active role in building a remarkable university on this distinctive and thriving foundation.