Tours & Events

Tours and Events

Want to learn more about the various program and faculty options available to you at the University of Alberta? Check out our Info Week and pave your path into post-secondary! Whether you want more information on your top program choice, or whether you’re exploring multiple program options, there’s something for everyone in our packed schedule of events.

Monday, January 31

Learning Outside of the Classroom in the College of Social Sciences & Humanities

The Faculties of Arts, Business and Education have many options to learn beyond your degree. From study abroad to community service learning to work experience, find out how you can learn outside of the classroom and be prepared for your future career. 

5 - 6 p.m. | Register »


Customize Your STEM Degree

When you study science at the U of A, there are infinite ways to customize your degree to match your interests as you find your purpose! From flexible degrees to internships to study abroad, find out how your studies will go way beyond the classroom.

6 - 7 p.m. | Register »


Study Business Across the U of A 

From Business minors to full degrees, there are numerous ways to incorporate business skills into your degree. Explore your options across eight different U of A faculties and campuses!

7 - 8 p.m. | Register »

Tuesday, February 1

Study Chemistry Across the U of A

U of A programs will give you strong lab-based skills to examine chemistry in the world around us. Learn more about our top programs in food, fashion, and physical chemistry!

5 - 6 p.m. | Register »


Updating Your Courses and Marks: Our Step-by-Step Guide

Current high school applicants can update their courses and new final grades starting February 1! Join us as we go through this process step-by-step and answer your questions about applying to the U of A. 

5 - 6 p.m. | Register »


Faculty of Nursing Admissions & Requirements

The U of A Faculty of Nursing program ranks #1 in the country! This presentation will provide you with an overview of our Nursing programs, admissions and requirements, and why you should choose Nursing at the U of A!

6 - 7 p.m. | Register »


Why Choose the Faculty of Kinesiology, Sport, and Recreation?

The U of A Faculty of Kinesiology, Sport, and Recreation programs rank in the top 10 for sports-related programs in the world! Learn about our four degree programs, hands-on approach to learning, and 400,000 sq ft of sports facilities across campus! 

7 - 7:30 p.m. | Register »

Wednesday, February 2

Study Computing Technology Across the U of A

What’s the difference between computing science and computer engineering? How can computing technology shape forestry research? How can you get involved in cutting-edge AI and robotics research? Join this session to find out!  

5 - 6 p.m. | Register »


Create Your Own Path in the Faculty of Arts 

With many options and the ability to customise your path, there's a degree for you in the Faculty of Arts. When you choose a Bachelor of Arts program, you choose to be a catalyst for change. You choose to dive deep into the hearts and minds of people past and present, near and far. To build a stronger society. To create a better world. Join us to learn more about creating your own path with a BA degree!

6 - 7 p.m. | Register »


Updating Your Courses and Marks: Our Step-by-Step Guide

Current high school applicants can update their courses and new final grades starting February 1! Join us as we go through this process step-by-step and answer your questions about applying to the U of A. 

6 - 7 p.m. | Register »


Find Your Path (meskanaw) in the Faculty of Native Studies  

Student-Centered, Research-Oriented, Community Engaged! Learn all about the faculty’s undergraduate degree programs and certificates taught by faculty and staff who are leaders in their various fields of research. Let’s collectively re-imagine an Indigenous World!

7 - 8 p.m. | Register »

Thursday, February 3

Study the Environment Across the U of A

Whether you’re passionate about studying, shaping, or sustaining the environment, there’s a program at the U of A for you! Discover your options to join our community of 800 professors and 700 students working toward environmental and energy studies and research. 

5 - 6 p.m. | Register »


3 + 11 = A Unique U of A Experience at Augustana 

The Augustana Campus offers distinct, interdisciplinary majors across the Sciences, Humanities, Social Sciences, and Fine Arts. Join us to discover what engaging opportunities exist for you to explore on our small, close-knit campus. No path through university is the same; experience the flexibility in choosing yours at Augustana.

6 - 7 p.m. | Register »


Découvre le Campus Saint-Jean: l'avantage des études postsecondaires en français

Une présentation bilingue qui te fera découvrir le Campus Saint-Jean, sa communauté vibrante, les programmes offerts, ainsi que les avantages d'une éducation postsecondaire francophone ou bilingue. / A bilingual presentation that will allow you to discover Campus Saint-Jean, its vibrant community, the programs offered, as well as the advantages of a francophone or bilingual postsecondary education. 

7 - 8 p.m. | Register »


Online Events and Workshops

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

Drop-In Q&A

Questions about submitting a last minute application? Wondering about your current application or maybe you're admitted and have questions about your future as a U of A student? We are here for you! Drop in and speak with an advisor or service provider from across campus and ask your questions all in once virtual place!

International Students in Canada: Study Permit Next Steps

Come find out more from our Regulated Canadian Immigration Consultants about applying for study permits, changing your high school study permit to a post-secondary one, and ask any questions that you may have to our advisors.

University of Alberta 101 Session

Considering university but haven't applied yet? There's still time and we're here to answer all your questions before you submit an application! The University of Alberta has over 200 undergraduate program options, $34 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 students an opportunity to learn more about programs, campus life, admission requirements, and upcoming events for prospective students. This session will begin with a short presentation and will be followed by a Q&A with a UAlberta Advisor and a current UAlberta student.

University of Alberta Virtual Vancouver Advising Sessions

Students living in Vancouver are invited to attend a virtual advising session where they can speak one-on-one with a recruiter to have their questions answered. Learn more about our programs, admission, and the application process at the University of Alberta.

Saturday, January 29, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. PST (15 or 30 minute blocks)

U of A - Insider Tips - Current Student Q & A

How do I get involved with the campus community? Buy textbooks? Get the inside scoop on transitioning to the U of A with our student-life experts, the UAlberta Ambassadors. Learn about what life is like as a UAlberta student during an online student panel.

Updating Your Courses and Marks: Our Step-by-Step Guide

Current high school applicants can update their courses and new final grades starting February 1st! Join us as we go through this process step-by-step and answer your questions about applying to the U of A.

Work Integrated Learning: Test Drive Your Career at UAlberta

Discover how you can personalize your degree with exciting, practical work integrated learning opportunities that fit your career goals! This session will review the different types of work integrated learning we offer and why these experiences are so important, Also hear from current students about their recent experiences!


Faculty-Specific Events

Augustana Campus 101

Want to learn more about Augustana and the opportunities we have to offer? Join us for a live presentation to hear more about our campus, degree programs, residence, athletics, student services, scholarships, and much more! After the presentation, stick around for a Q&A where you can take the lead and ask us any questions that you may have.

Engineering & the Environment

Looking for a degree program that will maximize your impact? The Faculty of Engineering invites you to get inspired by current U of A students who are putting engineering into action in support of environmental causes.


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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 our office hours, advisors are also available to live chat. If an advisor is available, the "Chat with an Advisor" button will appear.