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Are you an international student travelling to Canada?

The Government of Canada requires that international travellers to Canada self-quarantine for fourteen days. Learn more about what that means for you, and how the university can support you during quarantine.

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When you arrive

Get a UniCard

All graduate students need a UniCard. Beat the rush by submitting a selfie online and collect your UniCard on your first day.

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UPass pick up

The Universal Pass Program (UPass) is a transit sticker applied to the UniCard that entitles full-time graduate students access to Calgary Transit. 

PLEASE NOTE: The UPass program is currently suspended. Learn about discounts on transit tickets at the link below.

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Enrolment Verification Letter

If you are a new resident in Canada, request an Enrolment Verification Letter to obtain a Social Insurance Number (SIN) and government IDs.

Request a letter

Look up program information and important deadlines in the Graduate Calendar

Pay your tuition

It is important to pay your tuition and fees before the payment deadline listed in the Academic Schedule. If you have guaranteed funding from an approved source, you can apply for a graduate student payment plan.

Note for third-party programs: Please pay only the amount owing on the student's account as excess funds will be returned. Money for other expenses should be sent directly to the student.

Questions? Contact us

Paying your fees

Graduate student responsibility

Know your department

You are expected to maintain high standards of integrity in your coursework and research. You will also find the best support by getting to know your Graduate Program Director, Graduate Program Administrator and Supervisor.

Learn about academic integrity

Academic integrity is a critical part of your graduate studies. We treat incidents of plagiarism very seriously. Any occurrence may affect your academic record and/or registration status.

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Student/Supervisor relationship

For thesis-based students and some course-based students, your relationship with your supervisor is one of the most important parts of your graduate student experience. 

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Library resources

Our libraries aren’t just about books! Attend workshops, borrow technical equipment, book workrooms, and consult with our friendly librarians.

Explore our libraries

Speak to Graduate Librarians about accessing research materials and library facilities available to graduate students.

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Meet your Subject Librarian

Our specialized librarians are here to help you find resources specific to your subject area and more.

Find your subject librarian

The Grad Commons

The Alan MacDonald Graduate Commons on the 5th floor of the Taylor Family Digital Library (TFDL) is a quiet, card-access study space for graduate students only. 

Sign up for a spot


The Lab NEXT facility on the 3rd floor of the TFDL includes a Makerspace, Virtual Reality studio, high performance computers, collaboration rooms and support with digitization, data management, and specialized software. 

Visit LabNEXT