#5 top research institution
94% graduate employment rate
300+ student clubs
5 reasons to choose UCalgary
We are UCalgary
Home to 1.4 million people, Calgary (or Moh’kins’tsis as it's known in traditional Blackfoot), is Canada's youngest and third-most diverse city. Explore the city's many thriving, lively neighbourhoods. Enjoy hit festivals like Beakerhead or the Calgary Folk Music Festival, eat at many of Canada's top-rated restaurants, and attend world-class attractions like the National Music Centre, the Central Library or the Calgary Tower.
Take advantage of 300+ club options, 50 intramural sports, volunteer and leadership opportunities, study abroad programs and much more.
Enhancing your academics
Your experience is much more than your degree. Explore options to pursue original research or bring an idea to reality through the Hunter Hub.
Becoming a Dino
Interested in becoming a Dino student-athlete or learning how you can cheer on the Dinos during your degree?
Want hands-on learning and experience in an industry related to your field of study? Learn about co-op, internship and practicum opportunities.
We have resources and teams dedicated to help you achieve academic success and maintain your physical, mental and spiritual wellness.
Living on campus
We have guaranteed residence options for your first two-years of study. Explore your future home here.
Attend a prospective student event
Join us for special future student events and information sessions to learn more about the UCalgary experience. We offer a selection of in-person and virtual events on a range of topics and areas.
Attend an in-person or virtual campus tour
The best way to get to know your future campus is to join an online or in-person campus tour. Guided by one of our current students, you’ll explore classrooms, residences, athletic facilities, and more.
Listen to the Choose UCalgary Podcast
Our prospective student podcast is your one-stop shop to learn more about our programs, admissions and campus life. Hear real undergraduate student experiences from various faculties, clubs and other areas at UCalgary.