Trent University: Established in 1964 Trent University is a Govt University which has long been recognized as one of the leading undergraduate universities in Canada. The campus is located on a beautiful 1,450-acre riverfront campus in Peterborough, Ontario, Canada, with a graduate college campus in downtown Peterborough. The University's satellite campus is in Oshawa, Ontario. Trent University is also centrally located within the province of Ontario. Peterborough is JUST A 90-MINUTE DRIVE FROM TORONTO, THREE HOURS FROM OTTAWA, AND FIVE HOURS FROM MONTREAL. Our Oshawa campus is just 45 minutes from downtown Toronto.