UPASS Information The Spring/Summer 2018 UPass will be available to eligible students at the UPass Desk (located in the main level lobby of MacKimmie Library) and Parking & Transportation Services (North End of McMahon Stadium) starting Apr. 23. Hours of operation. Spring/Summer Upass is valid May 1 - Aug. 31, 2018.
Additionally it will be available at Health Science Centre at the Foothills Campus (Outside of Feasby Lounge) on the following dates and times:
UPASS Eligibility Graduate Student Eligibility is based on full-time registration status.Learn more. Students changing from full time to part time enrollment status are required to return their UPass sticker to the UPass Centre or Parking & Transportation Services by May 18. Other important dates.
Fall registration Mar. 1 – view course schedule Mar. 6 – load shopping cart Apr. 6 – 10 am register in courses
Apply to Graduate By Mar. 31, 2018 for Spring Convocation. Students must complete degree requirements by Apr. 30, 2018.
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)
Important Deadline Apr. 30, 2018 - Thesis-based students must submit required paperwork to Faculty of Graduate Studies and thesis to vault. Course-based students must have completed all degree requirements to be eligible for Spring Convocation and cancellation of Spring registration.
Schmeelk Canada Fellowship Deadline Apr. 1 (if the deadline falls on a weekend or holiday, the first business day following the deadline) before 4:30 pm to the Faculty of Graduate Studies.
Come watch the Three Minute Thesis! Grad student speakers have 3 minutes to present their research to an audience and panel of judges. Will your friends make it to the finals? Join in by voting for your People's Choice.
Heat 1: March 27, 11:30 am to 1:30 pm, TFDL Gallery Hall Heat 2: March 27, 3 pm to 5 pm, Theatre 4 (Foothills) Heat 3: March 28, 11:30 am to 1:30 pm, Theatre 4 (Foothills) Heat 4: March 28, 3 pm to 5 pm, TFDL Gallery Hall Heat 5: March 29, 11:30 pm to 1:30 pm, TFDL Gallery Hall
Summer Incubator Program (Summer Inc.) This program offers students a unique opportunity at the The Inc., an incubator space providing support in launching new ventures. Participants get access to co-working desk space and mentorship and special programming support. Runs from May - Aug. 2018. Apply by 12 pm Mar. 23.More information.
2018 Mitacs Entrepreneur Awards These awards celebrate Mitacs alumni who have launched an innovative business or business idea. Are you an entrepreneur? Have you completed a Mitacs program or two Mitacs Training workshops in the past two years? Win $5,000 to support your business! Apply Mar. 13-Apr. 18. More information.
Skills of Communication – Mitacs Learn about tools available to help you become a better communicator. Become conscious of communication styles, including your own, and learn techniques to get better communications outcomes from all of your conversations. Mar. 26, Blue Room, Dining Centre. More information.
FREE Personality Type and Team Dynamics workshop. $90 value! 20 spots!e Do you want to learn how to appreciate your own unique personality preferences, and how to work effectively with others of different styles? This workshop uses the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator to do exactly that. Only 20 spaces available. Tuesday, Apr.10, 9 am – noon. Learn more and register.
Campus Community Open House Students, faculty and staff are invited to the MacKimmie Complex and Professional Faculties Project open house Mar. 28, between 11 and 1:30 at the Rosza Centre. Drop by to get a sneak peek at the how the heart of main campus is being transformed.
Looking for exciting volunteer opportunities?
International Student Services and Study Abroad are currently recruiting volunteers for our amazing front desk! We're also hiring five program assistants to support in various roles. Check out our volunteer opportunities website. Apply by Mar. 30.
Sign-up as a mentor to share your experience as a UCalgary student and support an incoming international student as they adjust to life in Calgary and on campus. Deadline is May 4. Apply here.
Want to learn a new language and teach your own? Sign-up for a language sharing experience. USpeak Global will improve or practice a new language while teaching your own at the same time! Applications are now open for Fall 2019. Apply here.
Voice & Presence Course The School of Creative & Performing Arts is offering Spring and Summer courses on Voice & Presence to all UCalgary students. This course is designed for anyone who has to give speeches, presentations, or wants to build confidence when speaking in small and large groups. Email for more information.
Upcoming MoneySmart Workshops
Consumerism Monday, Mar. 26, 2018. Noon - 1 pm. Eagle Boardroom, The Native Centre, MSC 391. Register here.
DATES AND EVENTS
Mar. 30 Good Friday - University Closed
Mar. 31 Deadline to apply for Spring Convocation
Apr. 13 Last day to withdraw from a course End of classes