Counsellors and Teachers

You play an essential role in helping students plan for their transition to the University of Alberta. Use the following resources to get up-to-date information on UAlberta program offerings and requirements.

We'd love to see you in person! Register to attend a Counsellor Update Workshop in the fall, book a UAlberta visit to your school, or attend a Counsellor Registration 101 Workshop in the spring.

Click here to download our Counsellor Update Booklet (PDF) »

What's New in Admissions for 2014-15?

Counsellor Update Workshops

Each fall the University of Alberta hosts Counsellor Update Workshops in Edmonton, Calgary, and Vancouver. During these workshops we provide updated information on admissions, student life, and programs, and you’ll have the opportunity to ask questions and to network with fellow counsellors.

Thank you for attending the fall 2013 workshops - we appreciate the time you have dedicated to learning more about the University of Alberta for your students! If you were unable to attend a Counsellor Update Workshop and would like to speak to a University of Alberta representative about programs or admission, please email Information about the fall 2014 workshops will be posted at a later date - please check back!

School Visits

Every year, our friendly Recruitment Team visits hundreds of schools across Canada.

Is your school interested in a visit? Email us at

If we are unable to visit your school in person, why not try a virtual visit? We would be pleased to set up a chatroom staffed with UAlberta advisors just for your school! Contact the Recruitment Office for more information.

Counsellor Registration 101 Workshop - March 10, 2014

The UAlberta Recruitment Team hosts a Counsellor Registration 101 Workshop in Edmonton every March. This is your opportunity to learn more about the UAlberta registration process and how to navigate our Bear Tracks system. Representatives from the Office of the Registrar will provide tips and tricks to help students register for their first year classes, as well as answer any questions you may have.

Date: March 10, 2014
Time: 1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location: Edmonton Clinic Health Academy (ECHA), Room 2-420, University of Alberta North Campus, Edmonton
RSVP: Please email by Wednesday, March 5, 2014 to confirm your attendance. Please include your first name, last name, and school name.

Admission Information

Programs and requirements:

Our Programs and Requirements search tool allows you and your students to browse our list of over 200 undergraduate programs and to check the admission requirements and deadlines for each. You can also use this tool to compare programs, select favourites, and save selections for later.

Entrance averages:

All degree programs have a minimum admission average that must be met prior to admission. These can be found in the Programs and Requirements search tool for each program, or in our Entrance Averages chart. 

Additional information is available for:

How to apply:

View the University Calendar online:

Recruitment Publications

PDF versions of our 2014-15 recruitment publications, including the National Viewbook, are available for download from our website.

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