Facts and Figures

Founded in 1971, MacEwan University inspires students with a powerful combination of academic excellence and personal learning experiences. Through learner-centred teaching, we connect with our students—creating a unique post-secondary experience that opens up diverse pathways for their achievement and growth.

MacEwan University offers 10 bachelor programs, 32 bachelor degree majors, 2 transfer degree programs, 1 applied degree, as well as 40 diploma and certificate programs.

The university provides a transformative education in a collaborative and supportive learning environment. Creativity thrives here—through research and innovation that engages students, faculty and the community.

We are focused on our students—providing them with choice and opportunities for success with a dynamic mix of undergraduate degrees, certificates, diplomas and degree-transfer programming.

Student body - 2019/20 academic year


Number of full-time MacEwan University students
Full-time students in credit programs
Number of part-time and full-time MacEwan University students
Full-time and part-time students
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Average age: 24 years

Tuition at MacEwan University


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International Students
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Bachelor of Arts / Bachelor of Commerce 
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Financial Assistance

The Financial Aid team at MacEwan University distributes approximately $5 million dollars in scholarships, awards and bursaries each year.