First Peoples' House

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Applications are open until May 1, 2018

A place for First Nations, Métis, and Inuit learners

Learn how we support students in their personal and academic growth

Standing true to our beliefs as First Peoples and guided by our cultural teachings, the First Peoples' House provides an environment of empowerment for First Nations, Métis, and Inuit learners to achieve personal and academic growth.

Our vision is to demonstrate our commitment to the First Nations, Métis, and Inuit student community on campus and provide services that reflect this responsibility. We will continue to honour the Indigenous worldview of education as a continuous ceremony of learning by respecting and supporting the voices and spirit of our student community at the University of Alberta.


Overview

About Us
Learn about First Peoples' House, our vision, and our supportive team.

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Information For
Find specific information for declaring Aboriginal status, territory statement, prospective students, new students, and student advisors.
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Our Supports

We provide a variety of programs, services, and resources to holistically support our students.

 

Transition Year Program
Learn about our University access program for Aboriginal students who may not be prepared to enter a faculty through the regular admissions route.

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Academic Supports

Learn about our tools and programs that support student academics, including computers, writing mentors, the Transition Year Program, and more.

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Financial Resources
Read our information on budgeting, scholarships, and awards, as well as advising options.

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Student Housing and Physical Well-being
Learn about our monthly community meals, Miyo-Pimatisiwin program, and Aboriginal student housing.

LEARN MORE ABOUT STUDENT HOUSING VIEW PHYSICAL WELL-BEING SUPPORTS


Social Gatherings and Opportunities

Learn about the many gatherings and opportunities for students meet each other and get involved in the community.

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Cultural Supports

Learn about our Elders, Traditional Knowledge Keepers, Ceremonial Room, and other cultural supports for students.

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