Saskatoon is the largest city in the Canadian province of Saskatchewan. It is a thriving city graced with the vibrant beauty of nature. Divided by the winding South Saskatchewan River, Saskatoon’s east and west face are joined by a series of bridges that give it the nicknames “Paris of the Prairies” and “Bridge City.”

The river bank is lined with several kilometers of trails to jog, walk and explore. Saskatoon offers a lively ambience, friendly hospitality, and a diverse cultural experience thanks in part to the University of Saskatchewan, where leading-edge technology such as the Canadian Light Source synchrotron draws the best minds from around the world.

Check out the latest technology and research advancements, shop in the trendy Broadway district, play a round of golf on one of several award-winning courses, watch Shakespeare under a tent, or explore 6,000 years of First Nations’ culture at Wanuskewin Heritage Park. Saskatoon’s sophisticated arts community is evident in the assortment of events and festivals taking place throughout the year.

The city hosts numerous festivals, including:

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The city of Saskatoon has excellent transit service, with bus routes travelling directly to the U of S campus from throughout the city, making it easy and convenient for students who live off-campus to travel to the U of S.

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