Top research university in Canada

We are on an ambitious journey to become one of Canada’s top research-intensive universities. Join us as we create new knowledge, find new answers, help thousands of students define their future and change the world, all while engaging the communities we serve and lead.

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Undergraduate programs

Get set for success at a university with an amazing student experience, in a city where there's always something new to discover.

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Graduate programs

Work with leading researchers to transform your passion into expertise in one of over 160 degrees across 65 graduate programs.

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Continuing Education

Realize your passion for lifelong learning. Check out our 1,000+ courses taught by hundreds of instructors — all experts in their fields.

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Power learning and research at a university as energetic and full of opportunity as the city in which it’s located.

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Together, we’ll get through this

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UCalgary news

UCalgary research team develops hand-held device for speedy COVID-19 self-testing

Project chosen for federal funding; biosensor test is still months away from full production ...

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Music community united by a mouse and metronome

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Biological sciences undergrad shares the joy of reading with some of our city’s most vulnerable

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UCalgary study finds a common vitamin may help our immune system battle a deadly brain tumour

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Can asking questions change the world?

Is everyone truly equal under the law? Can wastewater become drinking water? Is there a better way to detect cancer? Does social media make us less civil?

Every day, our scholars tackle global challenges, make important discoveries and create new knowledge. It all starts with a big question — one that challenges status quo, defies conventional wisdom, confronts the obvious.

Because without asking questions, we can’t move our world forward.

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Due to the rapidly evolving COVID-19 (coronavirus) situation, all in-person University of Calgary events are on hold until further notice.