Presidential Installation

David H. Turpin's installation as the 13th University of Alberta President.

"Together, let us propel this great institution—the University of Alberta—to a place of unprecedented leadership, and in common cause, build a better community, a better province, and a better Canada."

On November 16, 2015, David H. Turpin was officially installed as the 13th president of the University of Alberta. The ceremony served as a celebration of the U of A community. 


The Speech

During his installation, President Turpin called on the U of A to come together to build a better community.

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Gathering the Community

Representatives from the SU, the GSA, NASA, the AASUA, and the Alumni Association offer greetings to the new president.

The Program

View the official order of ceremonies, the U of A's story, and greetings from the U of A's peers.

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In Photos

Scroll through the images of the installation from start to finish.

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Watch the Ceremony


The Journey to Today