Jan. 24 - Last day to add or swap a course Jan. 31 - Fee payment for Winter 2020 tuition and general fees Jan. 31 - Opt-Out of Graduate Health and Dental Insurance Plan - Learn more Jan. 31 - Thesis-based degrees: last day to submit your thesis to be eligible for winter conferral
FGS Foothills Advising: moving to Wednesday afternoons Please note that FGS advising at Foothills Campus is changing from Wednesday mornings to Wednesday afternoons in the Student Advising and Wellness Office in HSC G740. Students wanting to book a confidential advising appointment can contact [email protected]. Students who wish to book an appointment on Main Campus can contact us here.
PhD students who have a successful candidacy examination between Sep. 1 and Dec. 31 are eligible to have their tuition fees reduced to a continuing rate in Winter term 2020.
Graduate Award Competition (GAC) Deadline Feb. 1 to your Graduate Program Administrator, unless your program has an earlier deadline – see link for details of upcoming Student workshop
2019 Indigenous Graduate Award Competition Winter 2020 Now open! Apply using our online scholarship application. Go to your Student Centre and click the link Apply for Graduate Funding in the Financial Aid section of your home screen. Please note: if you received this award in Fall 2019, you may reapply in Fall 2020
Three Minute Thesis Coming Soon- Registration opens Feb. 1 Planning for the UCalgary Three Minute thesis, is on its way. Get those speaking voices ready and let your research blast through the nation in this internationally recognized competition. Registration opens soon. Learn more about how it works and keep an eye out for more details.
Graduate Research Image Competition- Deadline Feb. 3 Shy about public speaking? There are many other creative ways to unleash your research story. Consider the Research Image Competition! Capture the essence of your research in an image for a chance at winning part of the $1000 available in cash prizes. Learn more.
Mitacs’ Networking Skills Workshop - Feb. 4 Refresh, build and make the most of your already existing networks and acquire the tools to make an impact and open doors at this full day workshop. Registration required. Learn more.
Transformative Talent Internships Opportunities Interested in pursuing an internship? Make it a Transformative Talent Internship! Current internship opportunities on CareerLink include:
Braskem USA is looking for an intern to join their Catalyst Development Team for an 8-month opportunity in Pittsburgh, PA starting in May 2020. The intern will be involved in the research and development of catalytic systems for sustainability-oriented polymer production and requires chemistry lab experience. Job ID #61328.
Do you love the theatre and have a passion for digital innovation? Digital Alchemy Creation Lab is looking for a part-time 10-month Documentarian Intern. The intern will travel the country and engage with theatre-makers to create and share new digital tools. Job ID #61543
Spend the summer in Toronto! Boston Consulting Group is seeking masters students and MBAs with advanced analytics experience as Data Scientist Interns. Job ID #61580
Multiple summer opportunities are also available with Canadian Tire, Exxon, CNOOC – find them all on Graduate Studies CareerLink page.
TechFest Prep Workshops - Jan. 28-31 Attending the UCalgary TechFest on Feb 6th? Make an impression and prepare with workshops on topics such as: creating an online portfolio (GitHub and LinkedIn), building networking skills and fine tuning your resume and cover letter. Sign up on CareerLink.
Education Career Fair – Jan. 28 Discover teaching opportunities locally and abroad, and meet with employers representing all aspects of the education sector. Students from all faculties are welcome — did you know that teaching abroad doesn’t always require an education degree? 10:30 am – 2:30 pm, MacEwan Hall A/B
Bell Let’s Talk Day is Jan. 29 Join the conversation and help end the stigma of mental illness! Post content online using #BellLetsTalk or get engaged in activities on campus. Drop by TFDL from 11am – 7pm or Foothills campus from 8:30am – 2pm to leave a positive message about mental health, learn about on-campus resources, and snag free swag. Learn more.
Irregular Income: Budgeting 101 – Jan. 30 Join us for Irregular Income: Budgeting 101 and learn how to manage your budget if you are an hourly, seasonal commissioned or contract employee, or even self-employed. Register.
UCalgary Social Innovation Panel – Feb. 3 Be a part of the social innovation ecosystem on campus and learn about what resources are available to you! 9 am – 12 pm, Rozsa Centre. Register.
TechFest Event - Feb. 6 Attend the UCalgary Tech Fest, a career fair like no other, with up to 50 local tech companies coming to Mac Hall to share career information at their booths, and connect with students over coding challenges and video games. Register here.