Every year, our scholars, facilities and city inspire 46,000 students to engage with big questions head-on. We’re a comprehensive university. We search for innovative solutions and make positive contributions to society. Our creativity powers Montreal and connects us to the world. See how we plan to redefine the 21st century university. At Concordia, you can find an academic path to match your strengths and interests. You'll tackle big questions, think alongside award-winning professors, put your knowledge to work and experience life in Montreal. The entire Concordia community works together to find solutions that will reduce the university's ecological footprint. Our community engagement initiatives affect neighbourhoods in our own backyard and around the globe. Academic excellence, research growth, student experience and community engagement lie at the foundation of our strategic framework. To ensure student success, we’re investing in five key areas you can read about in our Academic Plan. The Board of Governors and the Senate manage our university affairs and academic integrity. President and Vice-Chancellor, Alan Shepard and six senior vice-presidents ensure the transparency and accountability of the university administration.