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UCalgary's 28th annual Indigenous Graduation Pow-wow


On June 1, join us in ceremony to honour the Indigenous students graduating this year. The Pow-wow is free to attend, and open to all.

Find out more about the celebration »

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Get ready for convocation

Office of the Registrar
Are you ready to cross the stage? Find out what to expect on ceremony day with these convo tips.

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Want to travel the world for less?

Under the Arch
Did you know full-time students can save on travel, food, and entertainment costs in 125 countries?

Find out how you can get in on these deals »

More stories

Looking for more info about what's happening under the arch? Check out our older stories. 

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What is pay to pass?


Learn how to spot unethical tutoring practices that are being offered by companies with the promise of enhanced GPAs and passed exams.

Read the full article »

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The power of peer listening

Student Wellness Services

If you're lonely, isolated or dealing with stress, frustration or sadness, talking to someone who understands what you’re going through can help. 

Read the story in UToday »



Wellness spaces on campus

Wellness spaces on campus

Student Services

Feeling the pressure? Want to talk to someone who gets it? Visit a drop-in wellness space on campus for self-care and support.

Find a drop-in wellness space »

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Get those gains without the wait!

Working out 

Sometimes the gym is packed, and sometimes it's empty. Rather than guess when those times are, let Rex fill you in! 

Rex’s guide to visiting the gym »