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Our Purpose

The University of Alberta has always been more than a university. It’s a dynamic environment with new breakthroughs, new perspectives and new stories to tell. We believe purpose can be found here…come find yours.



Research-based university in Canada



In graduate employment in Canada

Green Employer

1 of the

Greenest Employers in Canada since 2009

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Top 150

The U of A is ranked in the Top 150 universities in the world.

Find more information at University of Alberta rankings

Find Your Program

With over 200 programs to choose from, infinite possibilities await you.

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Great Things Happen Here

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Hands-on Research

You could meet your mentor and learn from award-winning professors while getting involved in research as early as your first year of study.

Research Opportunities

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Co-op and Careers

By building work experience into our degrees, our graduates are some of the most employable in the world. All of our direct-entry have some form of co-op, practicum or internship.

Work Experience

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+32 Million in Funding

Over $32 million in scholarships, awards, and financial support is available to undergraduates each year.

Entrance Award Options

Tours and Events

Presentations & Events

We host presentations and events for students year-round on a variety of topics like:

  • Undergraduate experience
  • How to submit an application
  • Applying for awards

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Advising Session

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Advising Session

Our virtual advising sessions are designed to help prospective students navigate university life. Chat with an advisor and get answers to all of your questions, from applications to awards.

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Indigenous Advising

Student Advising

If you’re a First Nations, Métis, or Inuit prospective student, we have programs especially for you.

Learn More About Advising

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Find out what makes our student experience so rich, meaningful and life-changing.

Explore our digital viewbook

Virtual Tour

Tour Campus

We are looking forward to showing you around our beautiful campuses in the future. In the meantime, we invite you to experience campus virtually.

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Our Students Have Great Things To Say

A Welcoming Indigenous Community

Three Indigenous students share how culture, community, and student services have been key ingredients to their success.

Learn more about opportunities for Indigenous students

Discover Your Passion

You may come here with an interest, discover a class you love, or be inspired by a professor. Watch as four UAlberta students share their journey and discover their passion here at the University of Alberta.

Watch more videos on our  Student Stories page

Find Your Place

Watch how students from rural Alberta, NWT, BC, and Labrador discovered an exciting campus and a thriving city by finding their place here on campus.

Learn more about opportunities for Out-of-Province students

Contact Us

You’ve got questions, and we’ve got advisors with answers. Or you can also check our FAQ page for common questions and instructions for self serve options.

Student Service Centre

Frequently Asked Questions

Stay Informed

Students, teachers, or parents looking to stay informed and keep up to date on events, and key dates and deadlines can join our contact list.

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