The UofA is a large (IMHO) school in Northern Alberta. Word on the street is that there are approximately 36,000 staff and students.
If you visit, bring a coat and/or blowtorch, as it gets really damn cold. Some would even say it's too fucking cold.
Great place to take Engineering.
Great place to meet Girls, get Drunk, and watch Anime.
Visit their webpage at www.ualberta.ca