Unleash Your Inner Explorer At UAlberta

By University of Alberta Modified on May 06, 2016

The best place to gain a unique international experience!


Not only is UAlberta one of the top 4 Canadian universities and top 100 in the world, it’s also the best place to gain a unique international experience. Every year, over 6,500 international students attend UAlberta from more than 150 countries. Combine this with over 400 student clubs and 80 supportive on-campus student services and you have an amazing opportunity to make friends from all over the world while achieving a highly respected education.

UAlberta's main campus is located in the heart of Edmonton, Canada, a vibrant capital city with more than one million residents. Situated minutes from the city center and surrounded by a beautiful large river valley, UAlberta students get all the benefits of exciting urban life and expansive natural parkland. Plus, the main UAlberta campus is home to one of the major Edmonton transit stations, so there is always easy access to the city’s many attractions.

As one of the sunniest cities in the world, and known as “festival city”, it’s pretty easy to see why attending UAlberta can be so much fun. If all of that isn’t enough, the awe-inspiring Rocky Mountains are only a few hours away. Many students spend their weekends doing activities like hiking, mountain climbing, canoeing, kayaking, snowboarding, and skiing, in some of the most naturally beautiful landscapes in the world. Studying at UAlberta will be sure to unleash your inner adventurer, so go for it and achieve excellence through exploration!