We are leading the way to healthy, active living
Active Living is part of the Faculty of Kinesiology at the University of Calgary. As one of the most diverse recreation providers based on a North American campus, Active Living combines UCalgary campus recreation, health and wellness programs, youth and community programming.
We operate several recreation facilities on campus: Fitness Centre, Aquatic Centre, Gymnastics Centre, Racquet Centre, and the climbing and bouldering walls at the Outdoor Centre. We strive to promote lifelong active living for all.
2020 Summer Camps Guide Now Live
Browse our camps online or take a look at the digital version of our printed guide, complete with lots of your tried and true favourites as well as a few brand-new camps.
Drop-in Hockey for only $5.00 at the Oval
Do you like hockey but as a student, you can’t commit to playing in a league? Grab your fellow hockey lovers and head to the Olympic Oval for some Drop-in Hockey! All levels of hockey welcome (Age 18 +).
Our recreation programs and facilities are open to everyone. We have options for children, adults and seniors, as well as many options for those with special needs.
Need to speak to the Active Living Client Services desk? Call 403.220.5029
Experience nature with the UCalgary Outdoor Centre
The Outdoor Centre, part of the Faculty of Kinesiology and Active Living, has been renting gear and teaching outdoor skills for over 40 years.
Find everything you need for your next adventure in one place.
Don't forget about your $25 Active Living student credit
Students get a $25 credit to use towards Active Living programs and Outdoor Centre rentals. Talk to Client Services to apply your credit when you register for fitness classes, swimming lessons, skating programs and more!