Join us Feb. 11 for a movie night

Free movie, free popcorn and unconditional love from dogs

Nominations for Chancellor

Nominations for the position of Chancellor close on Mar. 7, 2016


We did great things! As of December 2015, we accomplished the third and final goal of collecting 2,015 alumni volunteer experiences during our 2015 centenary year.

From our campus to our communities, U of A alumni are making their time count through volunteerism. 

Become a volunteer


Give the gift of a WineCollective gift package



Edmonton: February 23 - 28, 2016
Calgary: February 16 – 21, 2016

Click your heels together and join Scarecrow, Tin Man, Lion, Dorothy and her little dog Toto, as they journey through the magical land of Oz to meet the Wizard and obtain their hearts’ desires.


The moment you chose the U of A, you became a member of our alumni community—260,000 vital and passionate people who share their talents across Canada and around the world.

This is the place for you to take advantage of alumni benefits, attend events and network with other alumni, share memories and keep in touch with the university. Look around. There’s no shortage of ways to stay connected.

The role of the Alumni Association is defined by the Alumni Charter, an agreement between the association and the University of Alberta that outlines the important role that alumni and the Alumni Association play in contributing to the success of the university.

"Excellence means caring. It means making a special effort to do more.” R.D. Southern, 1930–2016

Ronald D. Southern, CC, CBE, AOE, ‘53 BSc, ‘91 LLD (Honorary), passed away on Jan. 21, 2016, at the age of 85. As the founder of Spruce Meadows and ATCO, he redefined excellence as an entrepreneur and leader in the world of sport.

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