Shape your new Biological Sciences Departmental Association: Apply to be a BDAPT member today!

Departmental Associations represent, advocate for, and provide services to undergraduates in Chemistry, Mathematics, and Physics, but not those in Biological Sciences: the University of Alberta’s largest Department. You can help change this. As a member of the BioSci Departmental Association …

By |August 31st, 2016|Academic|0 Comments

Apply for scholarships and PD Grants!

Our scholarships and PD grant applications are now open!

The applications and more information are available at http://isss.ca/participate/scholarships/ for scholarships and http://isss.ca/participate/sci-5-professional-development-grants/ for PD grants.

The deadlines to apply are November 20, 2015 for scholarships and November 27, 2015 for …

By |October 20th, 2015|Academic, SCI 5|0 Comments

Sign up to be on the Academic Advocacy Team!

Looking for volunteer opportunities in Science? Do you like working closely with professors and students? Then consider joining the Academic Advocacy Team! We are looking for 4 individuals to help design, create, and run our successful Instructor Appreciation …

By |September 28th, 2015|Academic|0 Comments

Apply to be on the Academic Advocacy Team!

Interested In Being Apart of ISSS’ Academic Advocacy Team? Join the executive team and help organize …

By |September 7th, 2015|Academic|0 Comments

Mini Study Groups

Improve your study habits and get the grades you want this semester!



Join a Mini Study Group mentored by an upper undergraduate student who has experienced success in the course he/she is leading. See what courses are available and register …

By |January 15th, 2014|Academic|0 Comments

Excellent Teaching Awards Committee

The Excellent Teaching Award is designed to reward those teachers that have gone above the standard of teaching and resultantly have improved the quality of life for the science students of the University of Alberta.



The Excellent Teaching Awards Committee

By |December 21st, 2013|Academic|0 Comments

International Student Tuition Hikes

The University continues to make plans to cut its budget next year. Faculties are planning to cut between 6-7.5% of their expenses by reducing the number of students that enter, cutting courses, increasing class sizes, and closing programs. The University …

By |November 23rd, 2013|Academic|0 Comments

Faculty of Science Course Changes

Please refer to this link to see information on proposed course and program changes in the Faculty of Science. The university community has until November 29 to challenge changes.

Please do not hesitate to contact Fahim Rahman at [email protected] with …

By |November 17th, 2013|Academic|0 Comments

International Student Tuition Increases

With recent news of the University’s proposed tuition hikes for international students, the Students’ Union and the ISSS are working to inform and encourage all students to voice their opinions regarding this issue.


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By |November 17th, 2013|Academic|0 Comments

Annual Survey 2013

The ISSS advocates, builds community and provides services for all Science undergraduates, and wants to hear back from you about what we offer and how we can improve. Fill out our short survey online here by November 15th!…

By |November 3rd, 2013|Academic|0 Comments