The University of Alberta Muslim Students’ Association was founded in 1982 to satisfy the spiritual, material, and social needs of students on campus in accordance with the teachings of Islam.
We accommodate the needs of Muslim students at the University of Alberta as well as throughout Edmonton while promoting awareness and understanding of Islam to the university community and the general public. Our activities include:
Scheduling Locations for the five Daily Prayers
Hosting Jumu’ah (Friday congregational) Prayers on campus for more than 300 people weekly
Morientation (Orientation for new Muslim students to the university campus)
Welcome-Back Dinner/Barbecue for New and Returning U of A Students
Facilitating Two Weekly Halaqaat (Islamic learning circles) Each Semester
“Monthly Series” Lecture Seminars
Youth Social Events and Activities – Barbecues, Game Nights etc.