Notre Dame University of Nelson

NOTRE DAME UNIVERSITY OF NELSON opened as Notre Dame College in the city on 6 Sept 1950. Sponsored by the ROMAN CATHOLIC Diocese of Nelson, it offered classes in a former bakery building until moving in 1954 to a new facility erected by faculty and students. In Mar 1963 it obtained the province's second degree-granting charter. NDU was the first Canadian university to offer athletic scholarships and its faculty was the first in English-speaking Canada to unionize. The provincial government...

If you are already registered on KnowBC, login now to get access to the full article.

You may already have access to KnowBC through your school, university or library.

If you do not already have access to KnowBC, you can subscribe.