Address: 445 Boulevard de I’Universe, Rouyn-Noranda, QC J9X 5E4, Canada
‘It must be known’ is the slogan of Universite du Quebec en Abitibi-Temiscamingue. It is a public university within the Universite du Quebec network and the campuses in Val-d’Or and Rouyn-Noranda. It has a mission “to transfer learning and to help students develop their own tools to better understand the universe”. This university was originally founded in 1970 as Services universitariesdans le Nord-Ouestquebecois. Then it was renamed Direction des etudes universitairesdansI’Ouestquebecoisquebecois in 1972 until requiring this currently name since 1983.
The campus of Universite du Quebec en Abitibi-Temiscamingue is based on Rouyn-Noranda with other satellite campus, the principal ones being in Val-d’Or that includes a pavilion for First Nation superior studies, a smaller one in Amos. This university has smaller learning centers in Ville-Marie, La Sarre, Matagami, and Duparquet. For the residence, it has on-campus residences are available in Ruoyn-Noranda and val-d’Or. The rental accomodations are also available in the communities of this university.