Concordia UC receives permission to change its name

July 3, 2014

Concordia University College of Alberta has received permission to officially change its name to Concordia University of Alberta. The designation of ‘university,’ Concordia UC said in a press release, verifies “the nationally and internationally recognized quality of Concordia’s undergraduate, graduate, and professional degree programs, as well as Concordia’s commitment to research.” The institution added that university status will support and enhance the faculty-led research culture, as well as benefiting students and alumni. Concordia UC News Release