Adversity. Perseverance. Success

Governor General Gold Medal recipient and PhD graduate Kacey Neely takes determination and resilience to a whole new level

Discovering the love of body and nature

In her four and a half years at the University of Alberta, Sarah Rintoul has taken full advantage of the opportunity to learn about the human body and explore the great outdoors.

Pandas track star gives masterclass in perseverance on way to degree, two Olympics

Bachelor of Arts in Recreation, Sport and Tourism graduate and Pandas Track and Field sprinter overcomes injuries and doubt to take care of unfinished buisness

Apply Now! Indigenous Sport and Recreation Certificate

This UAlberta program gives recreation professionals the knowledge they need to enhance the participation of Indigenous youth in sport and recreation.

International Summer SchoolInternational Students

Find out why the University of Alberta should be your top choice for an international education and discover what it takes to become a student at the Faculty of Physical Education and Recreation.

Current UAlberta Students

"Go Big, Go Abroad" - Enriching, vibrant adventures abroad provide you with an international dimension that simply can't be found on campus

Free2BeMePhilanthropic support to the Faculty of Physical Education and Recreation makes possible everything from student’s financial aid and research to classrooms and labs with state-of-the-art technology and equipment.Giving Projects

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