FGS/GSA Graduate Research Photo Competition - One Week Left! Submit your research-related photo by January 26 for a chance to win up to $500! Cash prizes for top three submissions. People's Choice award winner receives a $100 gift certificate from the UCalgary Bookstore. Learn more and submit entries here.
Submission of Thesis to the Vault Access to submit your thesis to the Vault will be granted after you have submitted all required paperwork to the Faculty of Graduate Studies.
Thesis Submission Approval of thesis submissions to the Vault may take 7-10 business days due to high volume of submissions. Please allow for additional processing time for grad degree completion letters after the thesis submission is approved.
Candidacy Fees Information PhD students successfully meeting candidacy requirements between Jan. 1 and Apr. 30, 2018 will have their tuition fees changed to a continuing rate in May 2018 (Spring Term). (Graduate Calendar C.1.1)
Transformative Talent Internship – Funding Available How do your skills as a graduate student translate to careers outside the university? Consider participating in a skills-internship before completing your degree. Find more information on funding and eligibility.
Three Minute Thesis (3MT) is Coming! This annual grad student speaking competition is coming soon. Practice your research presentation skills. Heats scheduled for March, Finals in April. Workshops/feedback sessions will help you prepare. Keep an eye on GRADpost for more details! Registration opens Feb. 1.
Imagine PhD – Career Exploration for Humanities and Social Sciences This newly-launched free career exploration and planning tool helps PhD students and post docs in the humanities and social sciences assess career-related skills and explore career paths related to their disciplines. Create an account today.
Reflections on Decolonizing the PhD II: A Roundtable This is the third event in the Decolonizing Dissertations series critically analyzing the dissertation process. In this session, four PhD students discuss the often-invisible work required of Indigenous scholars. The session will be livestreamed. Feb. 2, 1-3 pm, Crowsnest Hall 125. Register here.
LinkedIn Lab January 23, 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Attend this hands-on lab to learn how to configure and optimize your account and privacy settings, develop a professional profile, join groups, research and follow companies and connect with others. Register on CareerLink.
Upcoming Career Fairs Education Career Fair – January 31 Business, Administration, Transportation and Logistics Career Fair – February 6 Creative Careers – March 15 Women in Work – March 6-8 More information on CareerLink
Immigration 101 A Regulated Canadian Immigration Consultant will provide an informative session on study permit conditions, entering Canada, and general information on working in Canada.More information.
Ask Your Librarian! In this 45min workshop & mini tour you will learn how to use all library resources that are available for you as a student at UCalgary. More information.
Global Families: Mix n’ Mingle This is a great opportunity to meet other families at the University and enjoy activities for children of all ages. All Canadian and International Families are all welcome to this event! More information.
Global Friendship: Snowshoeing in Canmore Come out and explore Calgary's Rocky Mountains! Enjoy snowshoeing an easy 3 km trail that will leads to a hidden gem of the Rockies.More information.
DATES AND EVENTS
Jan. 19 Last day to drop a course without financial penalty End of refund period
Jan. 22 Last day to add a course
Jan. 26 Tuition and Fee Payment Deadline Thesis-based degrees: Last day to submit required forms to the Faculty of Graduate Studies and thesis to The Vault to be eligible for Winter Conferral and cancel Winter 2018 registration