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Department of Geography

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Academic advising

Course selections should be appropriate to your degree program requirements. As an Arts student, at least half of your courses each year should be in the Faculty of Arts.

Course planning and academic advising

You can speak to an academic advisor about course planning, course selection, registration, program progression and more.

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Program requirements

The University of Calgary academic calendar is the school's definitive source of information for current students.

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Academic Requirements Tool

You'll need to enroll in the courses that fulfill your degree requirements. The AR tool will help you visualize and plan.

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Need to change your program?

Are you an undecided student first declaring your degree program? Learn more about exploratory advising.

Or do you want to change any component of your program?

Submit a Change of Program application

Course planning

Registration help

Plan your schedule - see How to Register »

Change your registration - see How to Use your Student Centre »

Thinking about dropping or withdrawing from a course?

Please be aware of deadlines and remember to get advice from a program advisor first! They'll help you make the best decision. Contact us »

Decided to withdraw? Learn what it means to your academic record »

Need to defer course work?

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Need to defer a final exam?

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Looking for a form related to your student record? View student forms


Academic Programs Specialist

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Geography office location

Looking for office location, address or hours?

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Arts Student Centre

Ask us about admissions, degree programs, graduation and more.

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Palliser club

The Palliser Club

The Palliser Club is the Undergraduate Society for Geography majors. Named for Captain John Palliser, an Alberta surveyor and one of the many famous geographers in Southern Alberta. The Palliser Club offers many services to undergraduates, from presentations to exam banks. Many social activities take place throughout the year, including hikes, ski trips and parties. The Palliser Club is run by an elected student executive.


Urban CSA

Urban CSA

Urban Calgary Students’ Association is a student led organization originating from the University of Calgary. The objectives of UrbanCSA are to engage students on urban issues (especially those faced by Calgarians), and to bridge the gap between the student, the citizen, and the professional. UrbanCSA runs monthly speaker sessions, tours, academic workshops and more casual events.


Financing your education

To get an understanding of all the options available to UCalgary students to finance their education, visit the Office of the Registrar.

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Awards, scholarships and bursaries

Find the awards, scholarships and bursaries that apply to you and learn how and when to apply.

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Continue your studies

Prospective graduate students

Interested in a master's or doctoral program? The Department of Geography offers world class researchers to help transform your passion into expertise.

Learn more about Geography's graduate programs

Faculty of Graduate Studies

Exceptional faculty members, world-class research facilities and internationally-recognized degrees and certificates. These are just a few of the benefits you’ll receive when you further your education at UCalgary.

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Graduation requirements

UCalgary graduation requirements

The Office of the Registrar has all the information graduating students need to be ready for their convocation day.

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Graduating this year?

Find out what steps you need to take so you can walk across the stage at Convocation.

Applying to graduate

Career services

UCalgary's Career Services

The university's Career Services can help students connect their passion and purpose to find the right career.

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Linking students and employers with job opportunities.

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