Events & Announcements

CIHR Info Session on Awards in Health Research

September 15, 2014, 11:30 to 1:00 pm in 2-113 Li Ka Shing
To register

Scholarship Workshops

NSERC Doctoral Scholarship:

September 18, 2014, 3:00 to 4:30 p.m. in CAB 265 (Central Academic Building)

SSHRC Doctoral Scholarship: September 25, 2014, 3:00 to 4:30 p.m. in CAB 265 (Central Academic Building)

Tri-council Master’s Scholarship (CIHR CGSM, NSERC CGSM, SSHRC CGSM):
October 21, 2014, 3:00 to 4:30 pm. ECHA 2-190 (Edmonton Clinic Health Academy)

2014 Grad Expo

October 8, 2014
Dinwoodie Lounge, SUB

We are pleased to announce that we will be hosting the University of Alberta Graduate and Professional Expo once again this year.

Please see our Expo website HERE for more information.

FGSR Office Hours

FGSR will be open from 8:30 a.m. to 12 noon and from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

FGSR will be closed for the lunch hour from 12 noon to 1 p.m.

FGSR Teaching Development Week

August 25 - September 8, 2014

The Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research is hosting a series of teaching sessions for graduate students, postdoctoral fellows, and the campus community at large.


Please RSVP at

for each session you plan to attend by Friday, August 23, 2014. After this date seating may be limited for some sessions. All sessions are free.

Also note that two sessions may be used towards Ethics Credit. Please review with your department Graduate Coordinator/Chair if they will accept these sessions for this purpose.


Agenda [PDF Document]


Fall 2014/Winter 2015 Fee Assessments

Fall 2014 and Winter 2015 fee assessments are now posted on Beartracks.  Please review your fee assessments carefully and contact

to review your fees if you are unsure of the amounts posted.

GSA Health/Dental - if you wish to opt out of this plan, please visit




Thesis submission deadline for Fall 2014 Convocation without Fall 2014 registration is August 29, 2014 at 4 p.m. 

Thesis submission deadline for Fall 2014 Convocation with THES 910 registration in Fall 2014 is September 29, 2014 at 4 pm (only certain non-instructional fees are assessed). FGSR will register students in THES 910 when their thesis has been successfully accepted.

Please contact your Graduate Student Services Advisor at Grad Advisors with questions regarding thesis submission.

Please view our Thesis Deadline Information Page.