Founded in 1966, University of Calgary is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the large city of Calgary (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Alberta. Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministry of Innovation and Advanced Education, Alberta, University of Calgary (UofC) is a large (enrollment range: 25,000-29,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. University of Calgary (UofC) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 50 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 10-20% making this Canadian higher education organization a most selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. UofC also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.