Student Opportunities

Student Opportunities

Harland Brandon (BSc '13)

Master's student Harland Brandon (BSc '13) found his passion for research as an undergraduate at the U of L.

Karissa Patton (BA '13)

A history student in the MA program, Karissa Patton (BA '13) has been involved in a long-list of exciting research projects.

Current Students

President's Grant for International Community Engagement

If you could change the world, what would you do? The President's Grant for International Community Engagement will provide up to $5,000 for students to spend an extended period of time (at least 3 months) working in a paid or volunteer role in a developing country.

Undergraduate and graduate students can apply. Application deadline: Friday, January 30, 2015.

Graduate Research Opportunities

To view the many opportunities currently available to graduate students at the 
U of L, please visit the School of Graduate Studies or contact the Co-operative Education & Internships program.

Undergraduate Research Opportunities

At the U of L, undergraduate students are involved in research activities often only available to graduate and PhD students at other institutions.

Research opportunities are available through research and independent studies, applied studies, co-operative education and internships. For current undergraduate research opportunities, please contact departments and/or faculty members directly or connect with the Co-op or Applied Studies programs.

Future Students

Being involved in research is a tremendous opportunity for learning – particularly when it's combined with a liberal education.

U of L students – at all levels – play a key room in the discoveries they learn about in the classroom. By participating in the investigative journey, your learning will go beyond the theoretical to the practical. Your curiosity will pique, your creativity will grow and your confidence to handle future academic challenges will increase. You'll gain critical-thinking and communication skills that will help you in advanced studies or the workplace. And you'll have the opportunity to work with some of world's brightest minds and most accomplished researchers.

How can being involved in research help you?

Read a sampling of stories on students involved in research at the U of L.

Hear what our students have to say

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The University of Lethbridge is committed to training the next generation of researchers, innovators and leaders.