Tours & Events

Tours and Events

 Events & Workshops

We have a number of exciting events planned for the year.


Open House

It’s the best day to explore the U of A! Start your day at the booth fair in the Butterdome and browse 200+ program options at our faculty and program booths. But that’s not all! We have tons of tours, presentations and special events to choose from. 

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Virtual Events

University of Alberta 101

The University of Alberta has over 200 undergraduate program options, over $46 million in scholarships and awards, 400+ student groups and clubs, award-winning teachers and researchers and an amazing student body. This information session will give you an opportunity to learn more about our programs, campus life and admission requirements before you apply. 

Wednesday, September 20, 5 - 6 p.m. | Register >>

Insider Tips & Tricks - Current Student Q&A

Where is the best place to study on campus? How can I get involved? Connect with current U of A students to find out the answers to these questions and more at this virtual event.

Wednesday, October 25, 5 - 6 p.m. | Register >>

Meet the Unibuddy Ambassadors - Current Student Q&A

Connect with some of our Unibuddy Ambassadors and learn more about their experiences as current U of A students at this virtual event. 

Thursday, November 23, 5 - 6 p.m. | Register >>

International Students in High School in Canada: Let's Talk!

Are you an international student currently living and studying high school in Canada? This session is for YOU! Talk to an advisor and learn more about the unique scholarship opportunities, program and language requirements, campus resources and offerings  specifically for international students on a study permit.      

Monday, October 30, 4 - 5 p.m. | Register >>

Grade 11 Matters

Are you in grade 11 (or younger) and already looking forward to attending the University of Alberta? This presentation is for you! During this virtual presentation you will learn about the importance of your grade 11 school year and how it relates to your future university successes! You will also have the opportunity to ask your questions to a U of A advisor and a current student.

Wednesday, October 11, 5 - 6 p.m. | Register >>

Submitting Your Application

Thinking about applying to the University of Alberta for Fall 2024? Applications open October 1, 2023. Join us virtually to learn how to submit an application for admission. This session will walk you through the application step-by-step to set you up for success when it comes time to apply.

Work Integrated Learning: Test Drive Your Career at the U of A

Practice the skills you learn in class in real-world settings through the many work integrated learning opportunities offered at the University of Alberta. In this virtual presentation you will learn about opportunities like co-op, internships and practicums, and hear from students who have taken part in these experiences.

Augustana 101

Learn more about our Augustana campus in Camrose, Alberta. Select a top of interest from the list below, or attend both!

  • Programs & Majors: Friday, October 6, 5 - 7 p.m. | Register >>
  • Vikings Athletics: Wednesday, November 8, 5 - 6:30 p.m. | Register >>
Scholarships 101

University is a big investment in your future, but we have scholarships and awards to help fund your degree. Join us for a virtual presentation and hear from our expert advisors who will explain your financial support options while teaching you tips and tricks for writing a strong scholarship application!

Ontario Info Night

Learn about programs, campus options, admission requirements, student life and more during this virtual event designed for Ontario high school students! This event begins with a presentation and is followed by a Q&A with a panel of current students. Plus, attendees are entered to win U of A prizes!

Thursday, October 5, 4 - 5:30 p.m. MDT | Register >>

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Campus Tours

We offer in-person and virtual tours so you can see what our campus has to offer.

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Prospective Student Advising

We offer both general and faculty-specific virtual advising sessions to help you get all your questions answered.


Live Chat

Our virtual assistant, Vera, is available 24-7 by clicking on the green message bubble on the bottom right corner of any Office of the Registrar webpage. During office hours, if an advisor is available to live chat, the "Chat with an Advisor" button will appear.