Welcome Centre

New to Calgary? Whether from another country or from another province, the Welcome Centre provides support and programming for incoming students as they prepare to make Calgary their home.

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Arriving in Calgary

Get more information on arriving in Calgary.

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Your First Week

Get to know your new campus and city!

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Accommodations

There are a number of accommodation options available to you. If you choose not to live on-campus, you may want to look at off-campus housing when you first arrive so you can explore your long-term options.

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Resources

Find out what UCalgary has to offer to help smooth your transition.

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Working during the 2021 winter holidays

During the winter holiday break from Dec. 25, 2021, to Jan. 2, 2022, all full-time students with a valid study permit are permitted to work full-time, overtime or multiple jobs off-campus....

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Increased processing time for study permit extensions

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Three day trips to explore Alberta

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The beginner's guide to hiking Alberta

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