On April 29, 1966 the University of Calgary was granted autonomy. From there, growth was fast and furious, as a new campus took shape and innovative educators came to Calgary from around the world.
In 2016-17, the University of Calgary marked its 50th Anniversary as an autonomous institution.
Through the Taylor Institute for Teaching and Learning, under construction now, the university will take the lead in educational innovation by researching the most effective methods for engaging students, by supporting faculty to be the best teachers they can be and by providing some of the most innovative learning spaces available anywhere in North America.
The Career Guide is an extensive resource that will help you make important decisions about career planning, searching for jobs and professional development.
Find your home in residence and connect with other students. Also, find the hot spots on campus to eat.
The University of Calgary Bookstore (Est. 1966) proudly serves students, faculty and staff on campus. Our campus bookstore is where you’ll find textbooks and other course materials, Dinos gear and merchandise, books for leisure reading, gift items, school supplies and a full-service Starbucks to help you refuel any time of day.
The Information Technologies (IT) department provides computing and media services in support of learning, teaching, research, and administration at the University of Calgary.
IT supports many online services that students will utilize throughout their academic learning experience at the University of Calgary.
Health & WellnessFeel better about yourself, your studies and your university experience. The SU Wellness Centre is here to help you enhance your emotional, physical, and spiritual well-being.
The University of Calgary is a global intellectual hub located in Canada’s most enterprising city. In this spirited, high-quality learning environment, students will thrive in programs made rich by research, hands-on experiences and entrepreneurial thinking
Athletics & Recreation
Being a current student at the University of Calgary means you have access to a number of world class recreational facilities and options.