University of Lethbridge: Statistics

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#1124 of 14,131 In the World
#336 of 2,597 In North America
#33 of 101 In Canada
#3 of 12 In Alberta
#176 of 1,054 For Neuroscience
Top50% For 50 other topics

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
93%
Enrollment
8,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Master
Languages
English

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate93%
Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate or recognized foreign equivalent, with 65% or equivalent average (actual cut-off may vary from year to year depending on space available and demand)
Academic CalendarSeptember to August (September - December; January-April; May-August)
Enrollment8,500
Full time employee1,250
Student:staff ratio7:1

Publications & Citations

Publications
8,148
Citations
260,505

University of Lethbridge majors

by publication & citation count

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
1,759 / 34,056
Biology
1,720 / 89,282
Psychology
1,652 / 98,426
Computer Science
1,262 / 65,198
Medicine
1,241 / 49,293
Environmental Science
955 / 38,007
Physics
756 / 24,332
Business
577 / 14,068
Neuroscience
558 / 46,822
Engineering
502 / 14,834
Chemistry
457 / 12,282
Sociology
448 / 7,894
Demography
400 / 11,626
Social Psychology
392 / 24,307
Economics
380 / 6,266
Ecology
330 / 15,222
Child Psychology
284 / 17,859
Art & Design
277 / 4,226
Political Science
268 / 2,642
Astrophysics and Astronomy
230 / 12,775
Cognitive Science
208 / 9,491
Mathematics
204 / 4,809
Geography and Cartography
203 / 4,523
Communications and Public Relations
182 / 4,082
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
180 / 3,353
Anatomy and Physiology
173 / 12,724
Remote Sensing
166 / 9,213
Theoretical Physics
158 / 2,170
Health Science
148 / 2,383
Optical Engineering
144 / 4,801
Zoology
135 / 4,193
Biochemistry
133 / 3,946
Physical Therapy
132 / 7,061
Agricultural Science
131 / 5,582
Genetics
131 / 7,267
Botany
129 / 6,794
Public Health
128 / 3,121
History
127 / 981
Hydrology and Water resources management
124 / 8,143
Environmental Management
113 / 4,913

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 79 846
1992 104 1357
1993 73 1102
1994 79 1396
1995 77 1312
1996 90 1795
1997 85 1811
1998 80 2001
1999 116 2289
2000 136 2774
2001 138 2840
2002 153 3321
2003 175 4070
2004 246 4606
2005 257 5396
2006 257 6604
2007 295 7674
2008 327 9355
2009 338 9973
2010 484 11756
2011 424 14354
2012 452 16259
2013 447 18851
2014 501 19993
2015 478 21205
2016 510 19679
2017 532 20460
2018 544 19348
2019 474 20953
2020 550 24105
2021 535 24960

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students $6,250$6,250
International students $11,250$11,250

The University of Lethbridge has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

Programs Associate's degree Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities ++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences ++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine
Engineering | IT
Maths | Natural Sciences ++
Maîtrise/Master's Degree Computer Science, Education, Fine Arts, Management, Music, Natural Sciences, Psychology
Doctorat/Doctoral Degree Behavioural Sciences, Earth Sciences, Molecular Biology, Neurosciences, Physics

Notable alumni

  1. Taylor Kitsch

    Taylor Kitsch
    Born in
    Canada Flag Canada
    Years
    1981-.. (age 41)
    Occupations
    nutritionistfilm actormodeltelevision actoractor
    Biography

    Taylor Kitsch is a Canadian actor and model. He is best known for portraying Tim Riggins in the NBC television series Friday Night Lights (2006–2011). He has also worked in films such as X-Men Origins: Wolverine (2009), Battleship (2012), John Carter (2012), Savages (2012), Lone Survivor (2013), The Grand Seduction (2014), American Assassin (2017), Only The Brave (2017), and 21 Bridges (2019).

  2. Indira Naidoo-Harris

    Indira Naidoo-Harris
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Indira Naidoo-Harris is a former politician in Ontario, Canada. She was a Liberal member of the Legislative Assembly of Ontario from 2014 to 2018 who represented the riding of Halton. She served as a cabinet minister in the government of Kathleen Wynne. She served as the Minister of Education, Minister responsible for Early Years and Child Care, Minister of the Status of Women and Associate Minister of Finance responsible for the Ontario Registered Pension Plan.

  3. Austin Mardon

    Austin Mardon
    Born in
    Canada Flag Canada
    Years
    1962-.. (age 60)
    Occupations
    writerchildren's writerastronomer
    Biography

    Austin Albert Mardon, Ph.D. is an author, community leader, and advocate for mental health. He is an assistant adjunct professor at the John Dossetor Health Ethics Centre at the University of Alberta. In the mid 80's, he founded and today still directs the Antarctic Institute of Canada, a non-profit entity based in Edmonton, Alberta. He is currently married to lawyer and activist Catherine Mardon, and has co-written several books with her.

  4. Rachael Thomas

    Rachael Thomas
    Born in
    Canada Flag Canada
    Years
    1986-.. (age 36)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Rachael Thomas MP (born 1985/1986) is a Canadian politician who was elected to represent the riding of Lethbridge in the House of Commons of Canada in the 2015 federal election. A member of the Conservative Party, she was reelected in the 2019 and 2021 federal elections. Thomas has served as the Official Opposition critic for Youth, Persons with Disabilities, Status of Women, and Digital Government.

  5. A. M. Dellamonica

    A. M. Dellamonica
    Born in
    Canada Flag Canada
    Years
    1968-.. (age 54)
    Occupations
    university teachernovelistscience fiction writerwriter
    Biography

    Alyxandra Margaret "A. M." Dellamonica is a Canadian science fiction writer who has published over forty short stories in the field since the 1980s. Dellamonica writes in a number of subgenres including science fiction, fantasy, and alternate history. Their stories have been selected for "Year's Best" science fiction anthologies in 2002 and 2007.

  6. Scott Cyr

    Scott Cyr
    Born in
    Canada Flag Canada
    Years
    1972-.. (age 50)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Scott Joseph Cyr is a Canadian politician who represents the electoral district of Bonnyville-Cold Lake in the Legislative Assembly of Alberta.

  7. Michael Miltenberger

    Michael Miltenberger
    Born in
    Canada Flag Canada
    Years
    1951-.. (age 71)
    Occupations
    politiciancarpenter
    Biography

    J. Michael Miltenberger is a former carpenter and a former territorial level politician from northern Canada.

  8. Greg Weadick

    Greg Weadick
    Born in
    Canada Flag Canada
    Years
    1954-.. (age 68)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Gregory William Weadick is a Canadian politician and former Member of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta representing the constituency of Lethbridge-West as a Progressive Conservative.

General info

Alternative names UofL
Founded 1967
Accreditation Ministry of Advanced Education of Alberta
Motto Fiat Lux
Let there be light
Colors blue, gold
Academic structure Faculty of Arts and Science
Faculty of Education
Faculty of Fine Arts
School of Health Sciences
Faculty of Management
School of Graduate Studies
Affiliations and memberships Universities Canada (UC)
Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
Canadian University Press (CUP)

Location and Contacts

Address 4401 University Drive
Lethbridge, Alberta, T1K 3M4
Canada
City population 98,000
Phone +1 (403) 329 2053
Fax +1 (403) 382 7140

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