Out-of-Province Students

The University of Alberta in Edmonton attracts students from across Canada and around the world. Students choose us for our program options, our welcoming community, and our vibrant city. No matter where you're from, you're sure to find your place here!

Find Your Place

Making the move to Edmonton and the University of Alberta doesn't have to be daunting. Watch how students from across Canada found their place at the U of A.

Edmonton skyline

About Edmonton

Edmonton is a growing, vibrant, student-friendly city with tons to do on and off campus throughout the year.

Why Edmonton»

two students in their dorm room

Residence Options

City views, study buddies, dodgeball leagues, a sneaky midday nap - just some of the perks to living on campus.

Residence options»

Awards for Out-of-Province Students

We offer awards specifically for out-of-province students, including the Fly Home Award and the National Achievement Award.

These awards are meant to recognize your academic achievements and keep you connected to your community.

Admissions Tips

When browsing programs, be sure to check the Provincial Course Equivalents for your province.

Also note that the process for submitting your transcripts can vary by province/territory.

Boarding UAlberta 2018/2019 attendees standing in front of the Alberta Legislature Building.

Boarding UAlberta

Grade 11 students from across Canada are invited to apply for Boarding UAlberta - a whirlwind weekend of events at the University of Alberta and Edmonton.

Apply for Boarding UAlberta»

Four friends at Augustana Campus

Online Events

We host online chat sessions throughout the year, where you can ask questions and get advice in real time from our UAlberta advisors.

University of Alberta in Your Area

Our recruiters visit high schools and post-secondary fairs across Canada. Find out when we will be in your area to attend our presentation, pick up a Viewbook, and get answers to your questions.

Online Registration Workshops

Ready to register in courses? Attend an online Reg 101 workshop to receive help with our course registration system and get tips on building the perfect class schedule.