The University of Alberta is one of the Top 5 universities in Canada and Top 100 in the world, with opportunities for undergraduates you won't find anywhere else.
What makes us great?
We are located in the heart of Edmonton – Canada's youngest, fastest-growing city.
Whether you're into farmers' markets or formula racing, we've got a student group for you.
All of our faculties offer work experience, co-op, practicum, or placement programs.
Find out how you can get involved in research as an undergraduate student.
We offer 300+ programs in 40 countries, with scholarship funding available.
We are home to students from across Canada and around the world.
We are a multi-campus university, with three main teaching campuses to choose from.
From dorm rooms to dining halls to dodgeball tournaments, we've got it all.
As a UAlberta student, you can go anywhere. The most important thing is to start – in the lab, in the field, or wherever your passion takes you.
Reputation and rankings
|Top 100 in the world
The 2018 QS World University Rankings places the University of Alberta among the top one per cent of universities in the world – and #4 in Canada.
|Top 5 in Canada
Maclean's ranks UAlberta among the top 5 universities in Canada in the Medical/Doctoral category.
Research is the pillar of any great university, and we are serious about it, ranking 31st globally.
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