UNIVERSITY OF ALBERTA

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 one of the world’s top 100, and one of Canada’s top five, universities.

The university is a diverse multi-campus academy providing a vibrant and supportive learning and research environment, delivering instructional excellence through on-campus and distance delivery to over 37,000 students in over 370 graduate and undergraduate programs spanning 18 faculties.

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STUDENT ENROLMENT

Full-time (undergraduates)
29,200

Full-time (graduates)
6,330

Part-time (undergraduates)
1,900

Part-time (graduates)
1,390

Source: University of Alberta (2017 rounded preliminary fall enrolment)

TUITION FEES

CANADIAN STUDENTS

Undergraduate tuition fees:
$5,321

Graduate tuition fees:
$3,745

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

Undergraduate tuition fees:
$21,010

Graduate tuition fees:
$12,182

Source: Statistics Canada. Fees for general programs in arts and humanities (2017-18).

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.