MacEwan University

The following description is provided by the institution in the working language at that institution.

Founded in 1971, MacEwan University has a long tradition of inspiring its students with a powerful combination of academic excellence and personal learning experiences. The university offers a broad complement of programs to a student body that numbers over 18,000 full-time undergraduate students, including close to 1,100 international students from more than 80 countries.

MacEwan University provides a transformative education in a creative, collaborative and supportive learning environment where creativity and innovation thrive.

Instructors are focused on teaching first, but many are also engaged in ground-breaking, internationally recognized research and scholarly and artistic activity. Faculty research informs and enhances the quality of the teaching and curriculum and creates opportunities for student involvement in research – a rare opportunity in many undergraduate universities.

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Full-time (undergraduates)
12 693

Part-time (undergraduates)
2 323

Source: MacEwan University (2019 preliminary fall enrolment)



Undergraduate tuition fees:
4 620 $ - 6 480 $


Undergraduate tuition fees:
18 240 $ - 21 888 $

Source: Statistics Canada. Fees for general programs in arts and humanities (2019-20)

Note: In addition to tuition fees, universities generally charge fees for goods and services supplied to students. This includes areas such as student associations, sports and health. These additional fees vary widely per university and per student and can run from a few hundred dollars to a few thousand dollars. Check with the university for details.