Payment Plans Update Spring 2018 payment plans have now been posted to students’ accounts. Check your Account Inquiry page on your Student Centre to see payment amounts and due dates. Questions or concerns about your payment plan? Contact the FGS at [email protected] or 403.220.4938.
Candidacy Fees Information PhD students successfully meeting candidacy requirements between May 1 and Aug. 30, 2018 will have their tuition fees changed to a continuing rate in Fall Term 2018. (Graduate Calendar C.1.1)
Fall Term Aug. 27, 2018is when Fall term begins. Please refer to theAcademic Schedulefor all important dates.
Annual Registration Reminder Please activate your annual registration (click on the enroll link in your Student Centre) for the upcoming academic year. Students must register annually, at the time of the anniversary of their first registration, and before the deadline for that term. Fees are due on the applicable term deadline.
FGS Summer Hours Please be advised that our front desk hours will shift for the summer. From May 28th to Aug. 24th, we will be open from 9:30am-4:00pm. Feel free to stop by our office should you need help.
Alberta Innovates Graduate Studentships (Health) (AIHS) 2018 Training and Early Career Development (TECD) competitions are now open. There are four streams: Graduate Studentship, MD-PhD Studentship, Postgraduate Fellowship and Clinician Fellowship. New eligibility criteria.Deadline: Sept. 7, 2018
Entrepreneurship and Innovation Courses for Non-MBA Grad Students Non-MBA graduate students can apply to register in Introduction to Entrepreneurship (ENTI 781, Fall block week) and Venture Creation (ENTI 785, Winter term). These Haskayne courses provide hands-on guidance for starting a business. Registration closes noon (MST) June 8, 2018.
Transformative Talent Internships – funding available Do you know how your skills as a graduate student can translate to careers outside the university? Consider participating in a skills-internship while you are a graduate student. Findmore informationon funding and eligibility.
Featured Internship: are you a grad student with an interest in statistics, data mining and machine learning? CWP Energy might be looking for you. Contact My GradSkills to see about making this a Transformative Talent Internship!
Live in Crowsnest Graduate Residence Crowsnest Hall is taking applications for 2018/2019 academic year. This is a great way to get involved on campus and get connected with like-minded students. It is also a convenient short walk away from everything— classes, the library, labs, activities, sporting events, recreational centers, study groups, professors, etc. To learn more about living in graduate student residence, click here.
The School of Alberta Ballet presents Paquita and Other Works Celebrate UCalgary’s unique partnership with Alberta Ballet at the School of Alberta Ballet’s year-end performance Paquita and Other Works. In addition to the performance, attendees will be treated to several interactive showcases that highlight the world-renowned dance-science partnership between UCalgary and Alberta Ballet. Jun. 9, 6pm-9pm, Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium. Purchase tickets online.
Global Petroleum Show UCalgary will host a booth at the 2018 Global Petroleum Show(GPS) where we will showcase our institutional programs and world-class energy research on the global energy stage. GPS Exhibition passes are free until the show using discount code“JOIN”. Contact [email protected] for more information.
Stampede tickets - 20% discount code Calgary Stampede is offering UCalgary a 20% discount on tickets for the GMC Rangeland Derby and Grandstand Show anytime from July 8-11. Purchase your seat online with the promo code UCALGARY or by calling the Calgary Stampede's Ticket Sales Office at 403-269-9822.
UCalgary Biosafety Committee – Volunteer Opportunity The Biosafety Committee ensures the effectiveness of the Biosafety Program, and is seeking volunteer members. The Committee develops standards for handling biohazards in accordance with applicable acts, regulations, directives, standards and guidelines. The committee meets approximately four times per annum (alternating between Executive Suite and Foothills Campus). More information.
Campfire Chats - June 21 Join UCalgary for a full day of cultural events on June 21, National Indigenous Peoples Day, featuring tipi painting, dancers, drumming and storytelling from community leaders and Traditional Knowledge Keepers. Pull up a blanket and celebrate the longest day of the year with diverse stories about the significance of tipis in the Treaty 7 region of southern Alberta. More info and RSVP: go.ucalgary.ca/Campfire.
DATES AND EVENTS
June 4-8 Convocation
June 26 End of Classes- Spring Intersession Last day to withdraw from a course - Spring Intersession