Welcome to The University of Alberta

The University of Alberta is a top 5 Canadian university and one of the top 100 in the world. The University of Alberta’s School of Business is ranked in the top 100 business schools globally. It has more than 500 graduate programs, 200 undergraduate programs and 450 active student groups.

The University of Alberta is dedicated to the promise made by founding president Henry Marshall Tory that “… knowledge shall not be the concern of scholars alone. The uplifting of the whole people shall be its final goal.”

School Highlights


Founded in 1908, the University of Alberta has been an institution of learning for more than 100 years.


The University of Alberta has 25 varsity teams and has won many national championships.

Student Life

As the largest post-secondary institute in Edmonton, the University of Alberta has more than 30,000 students and offers a full range of services to help with academic and personal success. It has an international building for students to share their experiences with others new to Edmonton.

UAlberta Main Campus

116 St & 85 Ave, Edmonton, AB
(780) 492-3111
Mon - Sun 7am-11pm