Looking for a grad school?

Top 3 tips to find the right school for you!


Have you been thinking about going to a grad school? Before making your choice from Canada’s top 50 research universities, here are some tips to help you find the right school for you!

Research Profile of a Potential Supervisor

At this stage, you probably know what you want to study further; but do you know who you want to study with? Do your homework—get to know areas of research and faculty expertise at universities of interest.

Who you learn from shapes how you learn! During your grad program at uLethbridge, you’ll work side-by-side with some of the best minds from around the globe. We encourage collaborative environments between faculty and students. Students have flexibility in decisions about research projects and learning directions. We provide our students with creative experiences, and opportunities to conduct cutting-edge research.


You don’t need start thinking about getting another student loan for grad school. That’s right, you may get paid for conducting your research or for helping your supervisor with his or her research. In 2016, uLethbridge awarded more than $3.8 million in funding to grad students through scholarships, awards, and bursaries. We offer a variety of other financial support options that you can find by browsing our awards database.

Professional Development and Experiential Learning

At uLethbridge you’ll receive a personalized graduate experience that supports you through a lifetime of personal, academic, and career success. The THRIVE program provides a variety of professional skills development workshops and events. It allows you to gain a competitive advantage and increase your employability within today’s dynamic job market. THRIVE will assist you in solving the complex problems of today and the future.

Have questions? Contact us at sgsinquiries@uleth.ca or 403-329-2793.