Girls in Fencing class at University of Calgary

Kids Programs

Free parking included with kids and youth programs

All our kids and youth programs come with free parking included during the time of the sessions. 

With so many different programs to choose from, it's so easy to get active at the University of Calgary. Discover a passion for a new sport or activity this year!

Don't forget about our popular summer camp programs, registration February 1, 2023. 

Kid taking skating lessons at University of Calgary
Boy making a splash in the pool

Explore Programs for Children and Youth



Badminton player


Beginner and competitive players can find a great place to progress their skills and make friends.

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Young boy climbing outdoors


The sky's the limit when you learn to climb with our program progressions.

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Track runners

Dinos Track and Field

Train like a real University of Calgary Dinos track athlete.

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Kids fencing class at UCalgary


En Garde! Try your aim at this sword-fighting sport.

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Young girl learning gymnastics at UCalgary

Gymnastics - Calgary

Have fun with our recreational and rhythmic programs.

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Girls hanging from Cochrane gymnastics bar

Gymnastics - Cochrane

You'll flip when you see how many different programs we offer.

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Coed karate class at University of Calgary

Martial Arts

Get a kick out of our Karate, Jiu Jitsu, and Capoeira programs.

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Kid doing science experiment at UCalgary

Minds in Motion

Activate your mind with cool science experiments.

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Boys building with lego blocks

Mini University

The best of Mini U summer camps, without waiting until summer.

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Kids Cross-Country Skiing with UCalgary Outdoor Centre programs

Outdoor Centre Programs

Explore the breathtaking nature in Calgary and area.

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Girl learning how to play racquet sports at UCalgary

Racquet Sports

Take a swing at a new sport or refine your racquet skills.

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Figure skater in lessons at University of Calgary

Skating and Hockey

Find your edge with our skilled skating instructors.

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Girl in swimming lessons at UCalgary Aquatic Centre

Swimming Lessons

Start swimming as young as 4 months old.

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University of Calgary Triathlon club member cycling


Run, cycle, and swim your way to victory.

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