Coming to UAlberta

Prospective International Students

International students are an integral part of our university, representing more than 10% of students. They enrich our classrooms with different perspectives and come from more than 150 countries around the world.

Learn about UAlberta's study options—undergraduate and graduate degrees or short-term research study or exchanges.

Prospective Visiting Scholars

Scholars from around the world are attracted to UAlberta for its reputation as a centre of research and innovation. Contact the following offices to find out how to come to UAlberta.

Prospective Faculty & Staff

UAlberta has one of Canada's most diverse academic communities. More than 60% of new faculty members come from abroad and more than 40% of our faculty members are from outside Canada. Learn about faculty and staff opportunities, plus details about working at UAlberta.

Staff Resources for Hosting International Visitors

Interested in hosting an academic visitor? Searching for a student to conduct short-term research? Need to pay a foreign speaker? Consult the following links for help.