Summer Camps 2022

Summer Camps

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Before and After Camp Care

To help accommodate parents' schedules, we are pleased to offer Before and After Camp Care this summer (2023).  


Summer Camp Before Care

Before Care (8:00 - 9:00 am) is available to parents requiring an earlier Sign In for their child prior to a B camp Sign In (9:00 am). 

Before Care is only provided for campers registered in a B camp (9:00 am - 4:45 pm). There is no Before Care option available for A camps (8:00 am - 3:45 pm).  

Campers will have the opportunity to participate in a variety of activities, including soccer, floor hockey, basketball, free play, arts & crafts, reading, or watching a movie on the big screen! Please note, Before and After Care is only available for summer camps run on the main University of Calgary campus.

Spots are limited for this summer.

Summer Camp Before Care

Summer Camp After Care

After Care (3:45 - 4:45 pm) is available to parents requiring a later Sign Out option for their child after A Camp Sign Out (3:45 pm). 

After Care is only provided for campers registered in an A Camp (8:00 am - 3:45 pm). There is no After Care option available for B camps (9:00 am - 4:45 pm).  

Campers will have the opportunity to participate in a variety of activities, including soccer, floor hockey, basketball, free play, arts & crafts, reading, or watching a movie on the big screen! Please note, Before and After Care is only available for summer camps run on the main University of Calgary campus.

Spots are limited for this summer.

Summer Camp After Care

2023 UCalgary Summer Camps

With so many different camps to choose from, including business, design, STEM, arts, aquatics, sports, outdoor camps and more, there's something for everyone from age four to 17. 


Adapted Sport Camps

This camp is designed to help youth with physical disabilities explore the world of sports and try new things. Campers will get the chance to challenge themselves while guided by expert instructors.

Camp options are available to campers entering grades 4 - 11.

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Aquatics Camps

Back by popular demand...Mermaid University! Or check out our Lifeguard Camp or the Stay Safe Babysitting Camp.

Camp options are available to campers entering grades 4 - 9.

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Business Camps

From a fast pitch to a fully scaled business, Business Camp will give young entrepreneurs the essential tools to build their own business. 

Camp options are available to campers entering grades 4 - 9.

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Cochrane Gymnastics Camps

Our Gymnastics camps will allow your child to learn and develop their love of sport and encourage them to be the best they can be, with qualified coaches safely leading the way. 

Located in Cochrane

Camp options are available to campers aged 4 - 13.

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Design Camps

Have a future architect on your hands? Begin their architectural adventure here with us at Design Camp. 

Camp options are available to campers entering grades 2 - 12.

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Dinos Sports Camps

Learn to play like the Dinos from real University of Calgary Dinos athletes. 

Camp options are available to campers entering grades 2 - 12.

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Film Making Camps

Put yourself in the director's chair and make your own movies. Film Camp In A Box promotes collaboration and experiential learning through hands-on digital media opportunities.

Camp options are available to campers entering grades 2 - 9. 

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Geography Camps

Uncover why geography is so much more than maps. Geography Camp sends our young geographers on an exploration of our vast campus, conducting simulations in our laboratories and using their innovative skills to tackle real-world problems.

Camp options are available to campers entering grades 2 - 7. 

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Minds in Motion Camps

Come put your mind in motion! Have fun this year in Minds in Motion programs that are designed to foster an excitement about the fascinating worlds of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). 

Camp options are available to campers entering grades 2 - 9. 

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Mini University

This summer, Mini University is excited to offer your family over two dozen fun and educational camps for kids and teens. Whether your child enjoys dance, video games, art, comic books, LEGO®, science, and sports & games or try something new like fencing, golf, martial arts, acting, digital art, or medicine, we have a camp for everyone in your family! 

Camp options are available to campers entering kindergarten to grade 12. 

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Outdoor Camps

Calgary is surrounded with natural wonders to explore and enjoy all summer long. Dive into an adventure on our refreshing rivers or pedal the city’s extensive pathways. Get into nature with our hiking and photography camps. Kick up the adrenaline with some mountain biking or longboarding or relax with a little fishing and other fun games.

Camp options are available to campers entering grades 1 - 8 and teens. 

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Physics Camps

The ever expansive world of physics and astronomy spans far and wide. Physics camps will explore the laws of nature through hands-on experiences, laboratory demonstrations and a field trip to the Rothney Astrophysical Observatory.

Camp options are available to campers entering grades 4 - 9.

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Racquet Camps

Learn for the first time or hone your skills in the biggest public racquet sports facility in Canada. Jump on the court this summer for a great physical workout and a whole lot of fun.

Camp options are available to campers entering grades 1 - 9. 

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Skating Camps

Get back on the ice this summer in this BRAND NEW UCalgary summer camp designed to learn and keep skating skills sharp while developing physical literacy through fundamental movement.

Camp options are available to campers entering grades 2 - 3 and intermediate to advanced skaters.  

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Vet Camps

Through hands-on work with real live animals, teenagers learn surgical skills, physical exams, and other awesome veterinary skills.

Camp options are available to campers entering grades 7 - 9. 

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A child’s experience at summer camp can be positively life changing. Every camper will have their own unique experience and gain something different from participating. 

Campers will learn new things, develop fundamental movement skills, and make new friends. They will make new discoveries, develop self-esteem and have a greater opportunity to explore their creative side – all while having so much fun!

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Mermaid
Science Camp