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Why UAlberta?

The University of Alberta is one of the top 5 universities in Canada and top 100 in the world. Our professors are award-winning researchers and instructors. Our students are passionate and engaged. Our alumni have an impact around the world. We take pride in our campus community, with a tradition of excellence going back to 1908.

There are amazing resources and opportunities for students here in Edmonton and Alberta, as well as hundreds of study abroad programs across the globe. We have over 200 undergraduate program options to choose, as well as several campus and residence options. We administer $22 million each year in scholarships and awards – plus, there are many ways to get involved and get the most out of your degree.

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