Winter Conferral of Degree for thesis-based programs
Thesis-based programs: Jan. 25/19 is the deadline to submit paperwork to the Faculty of Graduate Studies and thesis to the vault.
Course-based programs: Dec. 31/18 was the last day to complete all degree requirements to be eligible for winter conferral of degree and cancel Winter 2019 registration.
PhD students successfully meeting candidacy requirements between Sep. 1 and Dec. 31, 2018 will have their tuition fees changed to a continuing rate in Winter Term 2019.
Canadian Graduate and Professional Student Survey (CGPSS)
Take part in the national student survey On Jan. 21, 2019, you will receive an email from the Office of the Dean and Vice Provost inviting you to participate in the CGPSS. This national benchmarking survey is an opportunity to tell us about your student experience and help shape the future of your graduate program. Have your say and you will be automatically entered to win one three $300 Bookstore gift cards. Learn more about the CGPSS.
Active Scholarship Competitions Click on the competition links for detailed information on eligibility, transcript and application deadlines and workshop dates.
Applying for scholarships? Check out Prezi on creating a strong application. Did you know? You do not need to meet the terms of reference eligibility criteria at the time you are applying for an award but you must meet them at the time payment will be made.
How to Search for a Transformative Talent Internship Bootcamp Get advice from career and employment specialists on how to find companies to intern with, how to identify potential contacts in a company, and how to discuss creating an internship opportunity with those contacts. Jan. 21, 9 am – 1 pm, Gallery Hall (TFDL). Register here.
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.
2019 FGS/GSA Graduate Research Photo Competition Submit a photo related to your research for a chance to win cash! The top five photos will be permanently displayed in the offices of FGS and the GSA. New this year: include both technical and plain language descriptions of the photo/research. Enter from Jan. 21-Feb. 11. More information.
Hunter Hub: Barre Belle Free Class + Snacktime, Jan. 31 On Jan. 31 the Hunter Hub will be hosting a class by local fitness boutique, Barre Belle. The class runs from 12 - 1 pm, followed by snacks and smoothies! Meet Barre Belle co - founder and Barre Belle instructors! Class: KNB 70, Snacktime: MSC 171. The event is free, but registration is required.
UCalgary Alumni is seeking student volunteers Are you a spirited and ambitious student who’s interested in leading Alumni’s Future Alumni Network? By joining this executive team, you will be among the first official members of the Network and you will have exclusive access to job-shadowing and speed mentorship opportunities. Learn more about this program.
Health Science Education Research Assistant Opportunity Open to graduate students. The time commitment is 15 hours/week for 5 months. The project will investigate graduate student career and professional development. Tasks include a critical literature review and development of an experiential course for MDCH grad students. Apply by Jan. 25. More information.
DATES AND EVENTS
Jan 18 Last day to add a course
Jan. 25 Tuition fee payment deadline
Jan. 25 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 2019 registration