Aboriginal Student Office

Celebrations & Gatherings

To help foster and connect the Aboriginal community on campus, the ASO provides various opportunities throughout the year for students to gather, or to learn and participate in Aboriginal culture and traditions.

Past events include game nights, bannock taco lunches, cultural workshops, visits from Elders, guest speakers, dance performances, moccasin making classes and road-trips to the U of A’s annual Round Dance in Edmonton.

Check out our News & Events or contact the ASO to learn what events the year has in store for YOU!

Convocation Honouring Ceremony

A photo of Dean Allen Berger shaking the hand of a student at graduation.Attention Graduating Aboriginal Students!

Each spring, all graduating First Nations, Métis, and Inuit students have the opportunity to be acknowledged in a special Honouring Ceremony during Convocation. All graduating Aboriginal students who would like to participate are asked to contact the Aboriginal Students Office by May 1