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Undergraduate studies in Arts

The Arts Students' Centre provides booked appointments (via Zoom) for your program advising needs.

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Need help with regulations or degree planning?

Find out everything you need to know about your academic journey in the Faculty of Arts.

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Certificate in Canadian Studies

Ever wonder why Canada gets named one of the best places in the world to live? Build a better understanding of the country. Become an ambassador! Learn and share with the world the elements that make Canada unique and special.

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Certificate in Creative Writing

If you complete 18 units from the Field of Creative Writing, you are eligible to earn an Embedded Certificate. 

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Certificate in Mental Wellbeing and Resilience

Become a mental health champion, build positive skills and resilience and help us create a community of caring, all while earning your degree.

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Certificate in Pluralism and Global Citizenship

Develop values, habits, and practices that foster responsible global citizenship.

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Certificate in Teaching Chinese as a Second Language

Are you passionate about the Chinese language? Interested in pursuing language teaching as a career pathway? Want a competitive edge after you graduate?

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Get help from the Arts Students' Centre (ASC)

Ask us about degree programs, graduation and more.

Office information:
Office location: Social Sciences 102
618 Campus Place NW
Phone number: 403.220.3580

Interested in grad studies? Talk to a graduate program advisor through the Arts Graduate Students' Centre.

***In order to comply with University of Calgary policy, all correspondence must be sent via your account

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Program advising

The arts advisors are currently available through a combination of phones and in-person drop-ins, as well as email. 


Virtual: 9am to 12pm: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday

In-Person: 9am to 12pm: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday

Book an appointment with an advisor through Elevate.

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Phone Advising - 403.220.3580: 1pm to 4pm: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday; 9am to 12pm and 1pm to 4pm: Friday

In-Person: 1pm to 4pm: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday

Email Advising Questions:

Please note we are virtual on Thursdays & Fridays.

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General advising

For general questions, you have the option of emailing or dropping into our virtual front desk.

Virtual Front Desk Hours:

  • 9am to 12pm and 1pm to 4pm: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
  • 1pm to 4pm: Thursday

An ASC staff member will be available to answer your question via the chat function or by video.

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A Celebration of Music by Women Composers

The UCalgary String Quartet shines a spotlight on the exquisite works of Laura Valborg Aulin, Jean Coulthard and the timeless melodies of Fanny Mendelssohn.

April 19
7:30 p.m.
Rozsa Centre

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