Who are we?!

The Engineering Students’ Society of the University of Alberta is a non-profit organization founded in 1919. Consisting of over 60 titled positions, the ESS advocates for the 4200 engineering students’ interests at the faculty and university levels, offers academic and professional development opportunities, and builds community among engineering students.


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Upcoming Events

NEGM Public Speaking Sessions

March 23 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

NEGM Math Competition

March 24 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

  • Engineering Carnival
  • Glow Party
  • University of Alberta Engineering Competition
  • Country Crusade
  • Engineering Headshave
  • GEER Week
  • Career Fair
  • Pi Week
  • National Engineering and Geoscience Month
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Our Services

Recent Announcements

Thu. Mar 9: Yoga in the Solarium

Live Well is hosting another yoga session in the Solarium, from 6:00-7:30 p.m this Thursday. Find the Facebook event here: https://www.facebook.com/events/265626333875976/

CivE, EnvE, PetE Grad 🎓

Hey all CivE, EnvE, PetE grads! Your graduation banquet on April 7th will celebrate how far we've come, and the future ahead of us. Tickets will be on sale March 13th and 14th in the [...]

EWB Homemade Knit Goods Sale!

Bundle up with homemade knit goods made by members of Engineers Without Borders (EWB): scarves ($15 each), mitts ($10 a pair), headbands ($10 each) and hats ($10 each). See them on display at the GEER [...]

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Volunteer Today!

The ESS and its services are run through the effort of its student volunteers. Fill the form below to join this team and become a student volunteer for ESS services, government, or events.