Student Resources

While you’re hard at work on your graduate studies — regardless of the college or department you’re participating in — the Faculty of Graduate & Postdoctoral Studies (GPS) is your home faculty.

GPS provides everything you need to support your grad career: admissions, funding, scholarships, teaching preparation, professional development, academic record-keeping, thesis support and convocation.

Getting to Know the University of Alberta

Explore Campus

Get to know the U of A campus — from a birds-eye view, or through a virtual tour from the comfort of your seat.

Stay Connected

Make sure you know about important U of A news and information — from the perspective of students, faculty and staff.

Accessing Graduate Student Support + Services

Grad Life

These are almost all the resources you need to live your best life as a U of A graduate student.

Student Wellness

Access resources to support your mental and physical well-being.

Beyond Campus

Learn more about what to do beyond campus, in Edmonton and across Alberta.

Professional Development

Find out about professional development opportunities to round out your academic experience.

Student Support Services

Access the right resources to help you navigate your academic career at the U of A.

Get Your Bearings

Check out this short introduction to the services and support we offer. 
Access GSA Orientation Events

Start Early

Register for courses, meet admissions conditions and sign up for your ONEcard before your deadlines.

Contact Us

Contact us via email:

Speak to a graduate student advisor online or in person.