Out-of-Province Students

Whether you’re moving from a neighbouring province or from across the country, you’ll find a welcoming community at the University of Alberta, and in Edmonton. Study in state-of-the-art facilities on campus, and explore the exciting events, festivals, and restaurants that make Alberta’s capital city the perfect place to start. Discover more about Edmonton »

Below you will find a round-up of resources and information specifically for out-of-province students. 

Boarding UAlberta weekend

20 lucky passengers from across Canada will be chosen to test out one of Canada’s Top 5 universities! A ticket to Boarding UAlberta will include flights, accommodations, and a whirlwind weekend of events.  Learn more »

UAlberta events in your area

The U of A visits high schools and post-secondary fairs across Canada throughout the school year. Find out when we will be in your area to learn more about the university, pick up a Viewbook, and get answers to your questions. View schedule »

Awards for out-of-province students

Become part of the U of A community while staying connected to your roots, with two award competitions specifically for out-of-province students. Learn more »

Course requirements by province

Check the course requirements for each program, based on the high school curriculum in your province. Just select “Choose your province” under the Canadian High School tab. Search programs »

Provincial course equivalents

View a list of equivalent high school courses for every province and territory. See more »

Transcript information

The process of submitting your final, official transcripts to the university can vary by province/territory. Learn more »

Group chat sessions

Ask questions and get advice in real time from our University of Alberta advisors, during monthly online chat sessions. Learn more »

Advising and workshops

Attend an online registration workshop from anywhere to receive help on navigating the Bear Tracks system and searching university courses. Additional resources are also available year-round. Learn more »

Live in residence

River valley views, built in study buddies, dodgeball leagues, a sneaky midday nap — just some of the perks to living on campus. Take a closer look at residence options »

Virtual tour

Explore our four campuses with just the click of a button, with a UAlberta student as your guide. Take the tour »


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