The university acknowledges and respects the rich diversity of our learners, their communities, their aspirations, and their cultures and traditions.
Acknowledgement of Traditional Territories
UCalgary would like to take this opportunity to acknowledge the traditional territories of the Blackfoot and the people of the Treaty 7 region in Southern Alberta, which includes the Siksika, the Piikuni, the Kainai, the Tsuut’ina, and the Stoney Nakoda First Nations, including Chiniki, Bearspaw, and Wesley First Nation. The City of Calgary is also home to Métis Nation of Alberta, Region III.
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Meet our Indigenous Student Recruitment Team
UCalgary has a dedicated team to support prospective indigenous students with questions about programs, admission, and indigenous support on campus.
Tessa WolfLeg is an indigenous student at UCalgary studying International Indigenous Studies with a minor in Psychology.
Watch our webinar
Join Mackenzie Beerbaum (Student Recruitment Advisor, Indigenous) for this short 10-minute webinar about the opportunities available at UCalgary.
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Why you should self-indentify on your application
I chose to compete in various healthcare innovation competitions sponsored by the university. These competitions allowed me to bring real solutions to the world, from rehabilitation and exercise for seniors to innovative COVID-care solutions.
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