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We work together to advance research, scholarship and innovation, create authentic learning experiences and inspire careers of the future. Join us as we:

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Prepare students to make a difference in a changing world through innovative curricula and authentic learning experiences.

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Champion transformative research, scholarship, and discovery.

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Foster sustainable innovations that inspire solutions and technologies.

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Play an integral role in, and learn from, the cultural fabric of Calgary and the communities we impact.

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Transition to a career in tech through our professional graduate programs, and join forces with over two million Canadians helping evolve our digital economy.

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New professional masters degree programs

We've added the Master in Data Science and Analytics and Master in Information Security and Privacy to our list of program offerings for 2021.

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Undergraduate Student Support Updates

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Fall 2020 - Mixed Delivery of Courses

Following the recent message from President McCauley announcing that instruction in the fall 2020 term will be provided through a combination of face-to-face and online or remote learning, the Faculty of Science is assessing our course offerings to reflect this approach.

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USC Service Update

As of June 1, the Undergraduate Science Centre (USC) is the home of all undergraduate student support in the Faculty of Science. Student support services are no longer available in department offices.

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Science Program Advising

Program advisors will provide you with accurate information regarding your degree program, policies and procedures and university resources. It is recommended to visit a program advisor at least once a semester to ensure you are on track with completing your degree requirements.

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Graduate Science Centre

As part of a recent reorganization within the Faculty of Science,. the Graduate Science Centre has been created for graduate student support and services.   View current graduate programs, important dates/deadlines, forms and documents, and and contact information for your questions.

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Science Theatres

Fall 2020 Access Form

We are in the process of identifying student access concerns to Faculty of Science in order to support online learning for all Science students.   If you are an undergraduate or graduate student and have an access concern, please submit our Fall 2020 Access Form. 

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Discover Science

The Faculty of Science is the place where curiosity sparks discovery and discovery ignites innovation. Check out our video for a glimmer of the creativity and discovery that’s happening in our classrooms, in the field and around the world every day.

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Latest news


Researchers analyze first-ever discovery of soft-shelled dinosaur eggs

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Are the animals in Kananaskis Country thriving during the pandemic?

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Tune in to Three Minute Thesis competition finals July 24 — from the comfort of your home

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In the media


In the News: AltaML

Opportunity Calgary Investment Fund supports AltaML initiative to create AI/ML talent pipeline (Usman Alim, Jim Stallard)

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In the News: Smithsonian Magazine

How dinosaurs raised their young (Darla Zelenitsky)

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In the News: AltaML

Opportunity Calgary Investment Fund supports AltaML initiative to create AI/ML talent pipeline (Jim Stallard, Usman Alim)

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In the News: Global News

NEOWISE comet a rare sight to see for Calgarians (Phil Langill)

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Report to Community 2018-2019

Our Report to Community showcases the Faculty’s impact around the world, and is guided by our strategic plan, which is built on our three strategic priorities:  developing and supporting champions of science, advancing solutions to our Grand Challenges and promoting and supporting an engaged and impactful team. 

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