Community Relations at the University of Alberta is responsible for supporting the Vice-President's (University Relations) goals of reputation building, relationship development and community engagement. Working with stakeholders at the local, national and international level, the office acts as an liaison between the university and the larger community.
The U of A works with residents in its neighbouring communities, the city of Edmonton and the province to ensure the community consultation process is respectful and transparent while meeting the university's primary goal of achieving its academic vision. Community Relations is charged with ensuring an effective consultation process and generating reliable information for the university’s Board of Governors who hold decision-making responsibilities.
Please contact our office for more information on the U of A's role and impact in your community.