31,161
Students
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

University of Alberta is a University institution located in Edmonton, AB, in an urban setting.

Location & Contact

Address Administration Building
Edmonton, AB  T6G 2M7
Canada
Contact Melissa Padfield
Deputy Registrar
Phone: 780-492-3113
Fax: 780-492-7172

Majors & Degrees

Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences Associate Bachelors
Agricultural Business And Management Checkmark
Agricultural Economics Checkmark
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Agriculture And Agriculture Operations Related Checkmark
Animal Sciences Checkmark
Crop Production Checkmark
Food Science And Technology Related Checkmark
Range Science And Management Checkmark
Soil Sciences Related Checkmark
Architecture And Related Services Associate Bachelors
City/urban, Community And Regional Planning Checkmark
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, And Gender Studies Associate Bachelors
American Indian/Native American Studies Checkmark
Area Studies Related Checkmark
Asian Studies (East) Checkmark
Canadian Studies Checkmark
Chinese Studies Checkmark
European Studies Checkmark
French Studies Checkmark
German Studies Checkmark
Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, And Mexican-American/Chicano Studies Checkmark
Italian Studies Checkmark
Japanese Studies Checkmark
Latin American Studies Checkmark
Ukraine Studies Checkmark
Women's Studies Checkmark
Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Animal Genetics Checkmark
Biochemistry Checkmark
Bioinformatics Checkmark
Biology/biological Sciences Checkmark
Biotechnology Checkmark
Botany/plant Biology Checkmark
Cell And Molecular Biology Checkmark
Conservation Biology Checkmark
Developmental Biology And Embryology Checkmark
Environmental Biology Checkmark
Evolutionary Biology Checkmark
Microbiological Sciences And Immunology Related Checkmark
Microbiology Checkmark
Molecular Genetics Checkmark
Pharmacology Checkmark
Physiology Checkmark
Zoology/animal Biology Checkmark
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
Accounting Checkmark
Actuarial Science Checkmark
Business Administration, Management And Operations Related Checkmark
Business, Management, And Marketing Related Checkmark
Business/commerce Checkmark
Business/managerial Economics Checkmark
Entrepreneurship Checkmark
Finance Checkmark
Human Resources Management Checkmark
International Business/trade/commerce Checkmark
Management Information Systems Checkmark
Management Science Checkmark
Marketing/marketing Management Checkmark
Operations Management Checkmark
Organizational Behavior Checkmark
Retailing Checkmark
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
Computer Programming (specific Applications) Checkmark
Computer Science Checkmark
Information Science/studies Checkmark
Education Associate Bachelors
Adult And Continuing Education Checkmark
Agricultural Teacher Education Checkmark
American Native/native American Education Checkmark
Art Teacher Education Checkmark
Biology Teacher Education Checkmark
Business Teacher Education Checkmark
Chemistry Teacher Education Checkmark
Computer Teacher Education Checkmark
Drama And Dance Teacher Education Checkmark
Education Related Checkmark
Elementary Education Checkmark
English/language Arts Teacher Education Checkmark
Family And Consumer Sciences/home Economics Teacher Education Checkmark
Foreign Language Teacher Education Checkmark
French As A Second/foreign Language (teaching) Checkmark
French Language Teacher Education Checkmark
German Language Teacher Education Checkmark
Health Teacher Education Checkmark
Mathematics Teacher Education Checkmark
Music Teacher Education Checkmark
Physical Education Teaching And Coaching Checkmark
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Social Studies Teacher Education Checkmark
Spanish Language Teacher Education Checkmark
Speech Teacher Education Checkmark
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Engineering Associate Bachelors
Computer Software Engineering Checkmark
Engineering Related Checkmark
English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences Associate Bachelors
Apparel And Textiles Checkmark
Apparel And Textiles Related Checkmark
Family And Consumer Sciences/human Sciences Checkmark
Foods And Nutrition Related Checkmark
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
Chinese Checkmark
Classics And Classical Languages Related Checkmark
Comparative Literature Checkmark
East Asian Languages Checkmark
Foreign Languages Related Checkmark
French Checkmark
German Checkmark
Germanic Languages Checkmark
Germanic Languages Related Checkmark
Italian Checkmark
Japanese Checkmark
Latin Checkmark
Linguistic And Comparative Language Studies Related Checkmark
Linguistics Checkmark
Romance Languages Checkmark
Romance Languages Related Checkmark
Russian Checkmark
Scandinavian Languages Checkmark
Slavic Languages Checkmark
Spanish Checkmark
Ukrainian Checkmark
Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Clinical Laboratory Science/medical Technology Checkmark
Clinical/medical Laboratory Science And Allied Professions Related Checkmark
Pharmacy Checkmark
Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, And Administration Related Checkmark
Pre-veterinary Studies Checkmark
History Associate Bachelors
History Checkmark
History Related Checkmark
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
General Studies Checkmark
Liberal Arts And Sciences/liberal Studies Checkmark
Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
Applied Mathematics Checkmark
Applied Mathematics Related Checkmark
Mathematical Statistics And Probability Checkmark
Mathematics Checkmark
Mathematics And Statistics Related Checkmark
Mathematics Related Checkmark
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
Ancient Studies Checkmark
Classical, Ancient Mediterranean And Near Eastern Studies And Archaeology Checkmark
Mathematics And Computer Science Checkmark
Multi/interdisciplinary Studies Related Checkmark
Nutrition Sciences Checkmark
Science, Technology And Society Checkmark
Natural Resources And Conservation Associate Bachelors
Environmental Science Checkmark
Environmental Studies Checkmark
Forest Sciences And Biology Checkmark
Forest/forest Resources Management Checkmark
Natural Resources And Conservation Related Checkmark
Wildlife, Fish And Wildlands Science And Management Checkmark
Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
Health And Physical Education Related Checkmark
Health And Physical Education/fitness Checkmark
Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
Philosophy Checkmark
Philosophy And Religious Studies Related Checkmark
Religious Studies Checkmark
Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Astrophysics Checkmark
Atmospheric Sciences And Meteorology Checkmark
Chemistry Checkmark
Geological And Earth Sciences/geosciences Related Checkmark
Geology/earth Science Checkmark
Geophysics And Seismology Checkmark
Paleontology Checkmark
Physical Sciences Checkmark
Physics Checkmark
Physics Related Checkmark
Psychology Associate Bachelors
Psychology Checkmark
Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
Anthropology Checkmark
Economics Checkmark
Geography Checkmark
Geography Related Checkmark
Political Science And Government Checkmark
Political Science And Government Related Checkmark
Social Sciences Related Checkmark
Sociology Checkmark
Theology And Religious Vocations Associate Bachelors
Religious/sacred Music Checkmark
Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
Acting Checkmark
Art Checkmark
Art History, Criticism And Conservation Checkmark
Design And Applied Arts Related Checkmark
Design And Visual Communications Checkmark
Dramatic/theater Arts Checkmark
Film/cinema/video Studies Checkmark
Keyboard Instruments Checkmark
Music Checkmark
Music Related Checkmark
Printmaking Checkmark
Theater Design And Technology Checkmark
Visual And Performing Arts Checkmark
Voice And Opera Checkmark

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

5,321
Out-of-province
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Fees

1,602
Full-time student fees
7,661
Room & board

Student Body

31,161
Total undergrad students
9%
Out-of-province students

Gender

Male (44.58%)
Female (55.42%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements None
Housing options Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
Men-only housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing Not Reported

Student Activities

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Drama/theatre group Checkmark
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Marching band Checkmark
Choral groups Checkmark
Campus events:
Week of Welcome and AntiFreeze

Student Services

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Health clinic Checkmark
Personal/psychological counseling Checkmark
Women's center Checkmark
International students advisor Checkmark

Student Organizations

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Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
24-hour patrols by trained officers Checkmark
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Late-night transport/escort services Checkmark
Electronically-operated dormitory entrances Checkmark

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Archery Checkmark No No
Badminton Checkmark No No
Basketball Checkmark Checkmark Checkmark
Bowling Checkmark No No
Cheerleading Checkmark No No
Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
Fencing Checkmark No No
Football No Checkmark Checkmark
Golf Checkmark Checkmark No
Ice Hockey Checkmark Checkmark Checkmark
Lacrosse Checkmark No No
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Rock Climbing Checkmark No No
Rugby Checkmark No No
Skiing (downhill) Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark Checkmark Checkmark
Softball Checkmark No No
Squash Checkmark No No
Swimming And Diving No Checkmark Checkmark
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark Checkmark Checkmark
Track And Field No Checkmark Checkmark
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark Checkmark Checkmark
Water Polo Checkmark No No
Weight Lifting Checkmark No No
Wrestling No Checkmark Checkmark
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Archery Checkmark No No
Badminton Checkmark No No
Basketball Checkmark Checkmark Checkmark
Bowling Checkmark No No
Cheerleading Checkmark No No
Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
Fencing Checkmark No No
Football No No No
Golf Checkmark Checkmark No
Ice Hockey Checkmark Checkmark Checkmark
Lacrosse No No No
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Rock Climbing Checkmark No No
Rugby Checkmark Checkmark Checkmark
Skiing (downhill) Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark Checkmark Checkmark
Softball Checkmark No No
Squash Checkmark No No
Swimming And Diving No Checkmark Checkmark
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark Checkmark Checkmark
Track And Field No Checkmark Checkmark
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark Checkmark Checkmark
Water Polo Checkmark No No
Weight Lifting Checkmark No No
Wrestling No Checkmark Checkmark

Faculty

20:1
Student-Faculty Ratio