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Our undergraduate admission application will open on Oct. 1, 2019. Make sure you also fill out our online awards application to be considered for all of our high school awards and bursaries.

Fast facts

About UCalgary

#6 top research university in Canada

95% first-year undergraduate retention rate

23:1 student to faculty ratio

185,000 alumni in more than 150 countries

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UCalgary undergrad wins $10,000 prize at Calgary International Equine Symposium

Conference attracts both renowned researchers and emerging scholars in horse health <br /> <br /> ...

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Celebrate our UCalgary postdoctoral scholars

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Acknowledgement of Traditional Territories

UCalgary would like to take this opportunity to acknowledge the traditional territories of the Blackfoot and the people of the Treaty 7 region in Southern Alberta, which includes the Siksika, the Piikuni, the Kainai, the Tsuut’ina, and the Stoney Nakoda First Nations, including Chiniki, Bearspaw, and Wesley First Nation. We would also like to note that the University of Calgary is situated on land adjacent to where the Bow River meets the Elbow River, and that the traditional Blackfoot name of this place is “Mohkinstsis” which we now call the City of Calgary. The City of Calgary is also home to Métis Nation of Alberta, Region III.