The Faculty of Engineering extends best wishes for a safe, restful Christmas break, a Happy New Year and success in 2015!

Engineering has been taught at the U of A for more than 100 years. Our Faculty’s reputation is built on a proud history of excellence in teaching, research and community service.

Our students receive an exceptional engineering education that prepares them for rewarding careers. Our alumni are known not only for their academic achievements but also for their professional conduct and commitment to the betterment of society.

Our Faculty is also a vibrant research community that is at the forefront of discovery, and consistently attracts significant support. In 2013-14, the Faculty secured $65 million in external research funding.


Holiday closures
Faculty of Engineering buildings will be closed Dec. 25, 2014 -  Jan. 01, 2015. On Jan. 2, regular winter hours resume: The Co-op offices are opened from 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. and the Office of the Dean is opened from 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Making a financial gift?
If you wish to make a donation for the 2014 tax year, you can do so online any time up to and including Dec. 31 at

If you prefer to mail your gift, your envelope must be postmarked by Dec. 31, 2014 and your cheque must be dated for 2014. Please ensure your cheque is made out to the University of Alberta, with a note in the memo portion or accompanying letter identifying where you would like your gift directed (e.g., Faculty of Engineering, specific scholarship fund, etc.).

Thank you for including the Faculty of Engineering in your charitable giving for 2014!