Student Resources – Edmonton

Student Resources – Edmonton

About Edmonton

Edmonton is the capital of Alberta and is a cultural, educational, and governmental hub. Edmonton is located in Central Alberta and situated on the North Saskatchewan River with a population of nearly 1 million residents. Featuring a bustling downtown city core, Edmonton is an affordable city full of diverse amenities and offerings to newcomers. Known as Canada’s “Festival City”, Edmonton hosts year round celebrations that honor various sports, arts, cultures, and religions.

Edmonton draws tourists and residents alike through its rich cultural history and its beautiful location.

Popular destinations in Edmonton include:

For more information about Edmonton click here.

Edmonton Weather

Edmonton experiences 4 full seasons every year. It varies from hot and sunny in the summertime to cold and snowy in the winter.

Edmonton Transit

Edmonton has a strong public transit system – the Sundance College Edmonton campus is located directly beside both Light Rail Train and bus stops making transport within the city simple. Transportation options include:

  • Modern light rail
  • Bus
  • Taxi
  • Uber
  • Rental Vehicles

To see the services offered by Edmonton Transit, click here.

Edmonton Housing

Edmonton offers a diverse range of housing offers including:

  • Houses
  • Apartments/Condos
  • Townhouses
  • Semi-detached housing

The following websites can help you rent a dwelling

Newcomer Information and Services

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