OUR HISTORY

OUR HISTORY

Since 1982

OUR HISTORY

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
  •     Ramadan Iftars
  •     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.
  •     Boyle Street Lunches/Dinners
  •     Da’wah Training Seminars
  •     Da’wah Booths
  •     Yearly Islam Awareness Week (IAW)
  •     Project Downtown
  •     Elk Island Trips

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