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 Goodstoney 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.
The best way to learn more about joining our campus community is to sign-up now. From there, you can request more information and connect with your Indigenous recruiter! Sign-up now.
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.
Your home on campus
As the hub of Indigenous life on campus, Writing Symbols Lodge helps students succeed by providing a variety of services, facilities, programs and events.
Writing Symbols Lodge
Did you know UCalgary has a variety of Indigenous specific clubs such as the Indigenous Students’ Circle or the Calgary Indigenous STEAM Students’ Association? Explore all of our clubs here
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.
Schulich School of Engineering