Universities Canada (French: Universités Canada) is an organization that represents Canada’s colleges and universities. It is a non profit national organization that coordinates university policies, guidance and direction.
Formed in 1911, as the Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada (AUCC), it represents 97 public and private not-for-profit Canadian Universities and University Colleges in Canada. It provides member services in public policy and advocacy, communications, research and information-sharing, and scholarships and international programs. In April 2015, the organization renamed itself “Universities Canada”.