Our Students

Empowering a new generation of community health leaders.

At the University of Calgary’s Department of Community Health Sciences (CHS), we don’t just educate students - we educate future leaders in community health. Our student body features a passionate group emboldened by the idea of making a meaningful impact on the world. Our faculty shares this united passion for making a change, and with our strong commitment to research and pledge to integrate our students into every aspect of community health, our graduates are uniquely prepared to address today’s most pressing health challenges.

Future Students

Future Students

Take the important next step in your future and find out how a degree from Community Health Sciences can prepare you for a wide range of careers in the field of community health.

Current Students

Current Students

From university forms and program requirements to specific information about policies, our resources and tools are designed to help you make the most of your academic life and succeed on and off campus.

Programs and Courses

Programs and Courses

Explore the many possibilities available to you through our program offerings, covering topics from across the field of community health—from biostatistics to health economics.

Why choose Community Health Sciences?

When you choose a career in community health, you’re choosing to make a meaningful difference in your community and around the world. Whether you’re considering climate change or overpopulation, infectious diseases or health policy, the study and practice of community health lets you explore fundamental questions about how we can better meet the health needs of people and populations.