University of Calgary
The University of Calgary is a co-educational, non-denominational government supported institution possessing the right of conferring degrees, other than degrees in Divinity, within the Province of Alberta. It is Canada’s leading next-generation university , a living, growing and youthful institution that embraces change and opportunity with a can-do attitude. The University of Calgary stands out among Canadian universities in how it actively engages students in leadership development in all areas ,the arts, athletics, science, medicine, engineering, volunteerism and business.
The university serves over 31,000 students in more than 200 undergraduate, graduate and professional degree programs, and provides the community with diverse lifelong learning opportunities. It offers a high quality undergraduate education that is characterized by the synthesis of research, teaching and learning. It means to enhance the undergraduate learners’ experience by using a student-centred focus that maximizes opportunities to provide a distinctive learning experience that fully integrates the features of a research university.
Built in the 1960s, the university’s main campus has been evolving ever since, and is now home to 11 of it’s 14 faculties, world-class research and athletics facilities, and extensive support services for students, faculty and staff. Located in Calgary's northwest quadrant, the campus occupies more than 200 hectares , an area larger than the city's downtown.
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