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Welcome to Canada!

Our group is dedicated to welcoming and serving International students in Edmonton. We are a registered student group at the University of Alberta. We are part of Inter-Varsity Christian Fellowship of Canada. Come say hello to us during the school year, at our office in room number 8901, HUB Mall.

IFG hosts programs for international students - we want to help students have an enjoyable and meaningful experience at the University of Alberta and the Edmonton area. We welcome all international students from any nation, culture, or religion to participate in our activities. Undergrads, exchange students, grads, PhDs, post-docs, visiting scholars and their families are welcome to participate.

Ice Cream Social & World Welcome Party

Welcome to a new school year and to the University if you are a new student this semester! 

1. Sept 4, 2019 - Ice Cream Social

Join us for Free Ice Cream on Campus - West of HUB Mall in Business Arts Quad (Near the Big Trees) from 5:30 - 8:30 pm. If you have any questions, please contact Danae at or James at or Ann at

2. Sept 6, 2019 - World Welcome Party at the home of James & Ann Siebert

Come and enjoy a good meal (halal provided), have lots of fun, meet some Canadians and new International students! Enjoy some games and hear a short story from the Bible. 

HOW TO GET THERE: Meet at HUB Mall LRT station on the ground floor (It says “Exit to 112 Street” right there) at 5:30 PM.  Look for students holding a sign that says “International Friendship Group.” They will bring you to the Siebert home and help you get back to campus!