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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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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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USC Fall 2020 Support

Find out important information about how to access support at the Undergraduate Science Centre during fall rush and a reminder about the changes to our service structure.

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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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Catch up with the latest alumni news, and learn something new in the latest issue of Alumni Connections

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Givin’ Thanks goes digital for 2020 United Way campaign

Lift up your colleagues with a message of thanks that also supports your neighbours in need...

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A bird's-eye view on saving the bull trout

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Formidable expertise in quantum computing earns postdoc award

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Bernhard Mayer named fellow of the International Association of Geochemistry

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In the media


In the News: Plant Protein Alliance of Alberta

U of C research looks to increase seed production by 20% (Logan Skori, Marcus Samuel, Kari Gordon, Therakesh MM, Amita Massey)

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In the News: Financial Post

University of Calgary launches master of data science and analytics degree (Bernhard Mayer)

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In the News: Nature

Don’t let COVID stop your fieldwork: three tips for successful collaborations (Steve Vamosi, Christie Sampson)

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In the News: Smithsonian Magazine

A T. Rex sold for $31.8 million and paleontologists are worried (Jessica Theodor)

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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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