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Quick facts that might surprise you about UAlberta

UAlberta’s main campus is located centrally in the capital city of Edmonton. This campus boasts a great urban lifestyle with a beautiful, surrounding natural environment. Not only is the expansive river valley right beside our main campus, but downtown (the main cultural hub of Edmonton) is only a...
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Why Edmonton is the best place to get a degree and start a career

Edmonton is quickly becoming Canada’s greatest city, but here at UAlberta we might be a little bit biased, so we’ll let the facts speak for themselves. Here’s the top reasons Edmonton is the best place to get a degree and start your career!   A hub for innovation Still of students in...
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Guide to: Entertainment on Campus

One of the questions we receive most often from prospective students is “what are the winters like in Edmonton?” So we bet you’re also wondering what there is to do during the colder months! There is a lot to do outside in Edmonton during any season and many Edmonton residents are active all...
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What to expect from your first October in Edmonton

October is a really fun time in Edmonton and there are a lot of things to do. From our beautiful river valley, to outdoor festivals and delicious seasonal foods, there is so much to look forward to! Beautiful colours, everywhere. Edmonton is home to the largest urban park system in North America,...
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Fun ways to get involved on campus

Getting involved on campus is a great way to make friends, have fun and even gain valuable work experience. Here’s some of the ways you can get involved at UAlberta in any year of your degree: Archery Club, image supplied by Gateway Get active If you like sports or fitness, UAlberta has a lot of...
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