Active Living Welcomes You Back
PARKING UPDATE: Lot 9 is closed until further notice. Please use Lot #11 View Map Sorry for any inconvenience.
OCTOBER UPDATE: The Aquatic Centre is now open for registered programming.
Fall programs are now open for registration! Our facilities and staff have incorporated new safety guidelines and are now ready to welcome back our community for registered programming.
There is currently no drop-in availability for our Fitness Centre, Racquet Centre, Aquatics Centre, gymnasiums, or the Climbing/Bouldering Wall, all visits must be part of a registered program. Check out our offerings on the right.
At this time Active Living and the Faculty of Kinesiology would like to welcome University of Calgary students to the Fitness Centre. Staff and faculty can also access the Fitness Centre with the purchase of a Fall 2020 Staff Pass.
If you have any questions about your facility access or membership status, please visit the FAQ section. If you would rather work out from your home or office, check out our virtual fitness programs here.
Tips for visiting Active Living
- Masks must be worn in common areas of UCalgary. Read the mask policy here.
- Change rooms and locker rooms are not available. Exceptions are made for Aquatic Centre programs that may access the change rooms (showers are closed).
- Drop-in opportunities are not available.
- Bring your own water bottle – while you can fill your bottle, water fountains are not available.
- When you register for a program, we will supply you with new safety guidelines. Please review them carefully prior to your visit.
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.
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
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