Our Mission

As the research division of Aurora College, Aurora Research Institute (ARI)'s mandate is to improve the quality of life for NWT residents by applying scientific, technological and indigenous knowledge to solve northern problems and advance social and economic goals.

Featured Project

May, 1 2019

Permafrost provides a foundation for northern ecosystems, infrastructure and communities. Permafrost conditions are inextricably linked to climate, so information on permafrost...

Latest News

April, 7 2021
Aurora College is seeking individuals to serve as community members on it...
March, 8 2021
Aurora College will receive $1,686,897 to enhance warehouse infrastructure...
February, 17 2021
Join us on March 4, 2021 for a look at the economics and environmental...

Logistics

ARI offers logistical support to researchers in the NWT. Services are available out of the Western Arctic Research Centre, with more limited support available from the South Slave Research Centre. Please be sure to submit a ...