University of Lethbridge Profile

The University of Lethbridge (U of L) is a leading public university located in Alberta (Canada), offering a range of undergraduate and graduate degree programs in fine arts, education, humanities, health sciences, management, nursing, sciences, and social sciences.

The University has the following faculties and schools: Faculty of Arts and Science; Faculty of Education; Faculty of Fine Arts; Faculty of Health Sciences; Faculty of Management; School of Graduate Studies.

The Faculty of Management offers a variety of degree programs and majors including Accounting; Computer Science; Economics; Finance; First Nations Governance; General Management; Human Resource Management and Labour Relations; Information Systems; International Management; Marketing; Political Science.


- Ranked 6th out of 22 primarily undergraduate institutions in the 2009 Maclean’s magazine annual ranking of Canadian Universities

- 6th nationally among the Best Primarily Undergraduate Universities in Canada (Maclean 2007).

- Rated 3rd in "Research University of the Year" Undergrad Category (Canada's Top 50 Research Universities List 2006, released by Research Infosource Inc.). Overall the U of L is placed 35th, up from 39th the year previous. It is also placed 5th on the list of universities ranked by research income growth.

- 14th among the Primarily undergraduate institutions in the Maclean's 2006 rankings of Canadian Universities.

- The University has made the top 15 listings in several categories and sub categories of the Globe and Mail's 2nd annual University Report Card.