UCalgary Active Living

Activate your health and wellness routine with Active Living!

Book to access the Gold Fitness Alcove or Racquet Centre. 

Fall 2022 highlights

A few of the many ways to get active with us this season. 

Dodgeball player

Intramurals Championship T-Shirt Design Contest

Compete to get your design on the championship t-shirts, win free registration for the Winter 2023 season and most importantly, receive bragging rights!

Person in pool

New Aquatics Programs

Active Living is here when you are ready to take the plunge from adult beginner swim classes if you are starting or getting your National Lifeguard certification if you are an expert swimmer.

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Fall Fitness

Sign up for fitness classes, intramural sports, racquet programs, swimming & skating lessons and more! *Some programs are open now or year-round.

Leading the way to healthy active living

We have something for every active lifestyle.  

  • Workout at the Fitness Centre or NEW Gold Fitness Alcove
  • Lane swim, take lessons and more at the Aquatic Centre
  • Play squash or racquetball at the Racquet Centre
  • Explore new heights at the Outdoor Centre Climbing and Bouldering Walls 
  • Skate at the Oval
  • Register for one of our health and wellness programs, like yoga, indoor cycling or High Intensity Interval Training (HIIT).
  • Go on an outdoor adventure with the Outdoor Centre. 
  • Plus, so much more!


Personal Training session program


You don't need a membership to sign up for one of our great programs. From health and fitness to sports activities and kids programs, you might just discover a new interest.

Aquatic Centre Facility


Visit the UCalgary Aquatic Centre, Fitness Centre, Racquet Centre, Gymnastics Centre, climbing and bouldering walls, and Olympic Oval.

Bouldering wall


Choose one of our affordable membership options for yourself or your family. Discounts available for UCalgary alumni, staff and faculty members, as well as seniors. UCalgary students are members.

Women working out

Women's Only Weight Lifting

Active Living is committed to being an inclusive space. This fall, a dedicated Women's Only space will be available for any UCalgary students, members and the public who identify as women.

Registration is required. Registration will open each week on Monday for Wednesday 2 pm - 4 pm. 

Public users must purchase a day pass at Client Services. 

If you have any questions, please email strudel@ucalgary.ca

Need to speak to the Active Living Client Services desk? Call 403.220.7749

Man hiking across rocks in water using poles

Experience nature with the Outdoor Centre

The Outdoor Centre, part of the Faculty of Kinesiology and Active Living at the University of Calgary, has been renting gear and teaching outdoor skills to the public for more than 40 years. 

Find everything you need for your next adventure in one place.