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UNIVERSITY OF ALBERTA

The University of Alberta’s vision is to inspire the human spirit through outstanding achievements in learning, discovery and citizenship in a creative community, building one of the world’s great universities for the public good. Today, the university is recognized as a leading educator and generator of new ideas, and is ranked as one of the world’s top 100, and one of Canada’s top five, universities. With 38,000 students and 370 undergraduate and graduate programs spanning 18 faculties, the university attracts more than $440 million in annual research income, and provides a dynamic learning and research environment for its diverse, multi-campus community.

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STUDENT ENROLMENT

Full-time (undergraduates)
28,420

Full-time (graduates)
3,720

Part-time (undergraduates)
1,540

Part-time (graduates)
1,260

Source: University of Alberta (2016 rounded preliminary fall enrolment)

TUITION FEES

CANADIAN STUDENTS

Undergraduate tuition fees:
$5,321

Graduate tuition fees:
$3,745

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

Undergraduate tuition fees:
$20,395

Graduate tuition fees:
$7,942

Source: Statistics Canada. Fees for general programs in arts and humanities (2016-17).

Note: In addition to tuition fees, universities generally charge fees for goods and services supplied to students. This includes areas such as student associations, sports and health. These additional fees vary widely per university and per student and can run from a few hundred dollars to a few thousand dollars. Check with the university for details.