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    Information for International Students

New regulations

Citizenship and Immigration Canada has introduced new regulations for International Students that will take effect on June 1, 2014. For more information, click here.

Find out about Welcome to U!, the first two weeks of school at Augustana.

Welcome to Augustana Campus! As a faculty of the University of Alberta, Augustana offers you the opportunity to earn a degree from one of Canada’s finest universities in a smaller, friendly environment.

How do I get to Augustana?

Augustana's International Student Handbook has information about the campus, the city and the regulations that affect you! Click here for the 2013-14 International Student Handbook.

Augustana’s small class sizes guarantee personal attention from professors who are respected in their fields and who love to teach. On this campus, you can pursue your academic goals and create opportunities for a bright future.

Since 1910, Augustana has welcomed thousands of international students to campus. We hope that you will help us carry on this proud tradition by making our campus your Canadian ‘home away from home.’

Kenya-born Amin Habib (BSc Biology '95) is a respiratory therapist and business owner in Alberta.

Augustana Facts:

  • Our campus is home to about 1,000 students from all over Alberta, Canada and the world.
  • Currently, we have 58 international students from 33 different countries.
  • In addition to the University of Alberta’s yearly $25 million award program, Augustana Campus offers an additional $425,000 in scholarships and bursaries each year.
  • Nearly half of all Augustana students live in residence and dine at our all-you-can-eat cafeteria.
  • International students work closely with our international student advisor, and can join on-campus groups such as the International Student Association, the Asian Student Association, Klub Deutsch (German), and Nordisk Klubb (Norwegian).