24,624
Students
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
62
62%
Acceptance Rate
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

University of Calgary is a University institution located in Calgary, AB, in an urban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 2500 University Drive NW
Calgary, AB  T2N 1N4
Canada
Contact Mr. Kaili Xu
Associate Registrar, Undergraduate Admissions
Email: future.students@ucalgary.ca
Phone: 403-210-7625

Majors & Degrees

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, And Gender Studies Associate Bachelors
American Indian/Native American Studies Checkmark
Asian Studies (East) Checkmark
Canadian Studies Checkmark
Italian Studies Checkmark
Latin American Studies Checkmark
Women's Studies Checkmark
Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Biochemistry Checkmark
Bioinformatics Checkmark
Biology/biological Sciences Checkmark
Biomedical Sciences Checkmark
Botany/plant Biology Checkmark
Cell Biology And Histology Checkmark
Ecology Checkmark
Molecular Biology Checkmark
Zoology/animal Biology Checkmark
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
Accounting Checkmark
Actuarial Science Checkmark
Business Administration And Management Checkmark
Finance Checkmark
Insurance Checkmark
Management Information Systems Checkmark
Marketing/marketing Management Checkmark
Tourism And Travel Services Management Checkmark
Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
Communication And Media Related Checkmark
Speech Communication And Rhetoric Checkmark
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
Art Teacher Education Checkmark
Drama And Dance Teacher Education Checkmark
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Elementary Education Checkmark
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Engineering Associate Bachelors
Chemical Engineering Checkmark
Civil Engineering Checkmark
Computer Engineering Checkmark
Electrical And Electronics Engineering Checkmark
Geological/geophysical Engineering Checkmark
Industrial Engineering Checkmark
Mechanical Engineering Checkmark
English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
English Checkmark
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
Classics And Classical Languages Checkmark
French Checkmark
German Checkmark
Linguistics Checkmark
Russian Checkmark
Spanish Checkmark
Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Registered Nursing/registered Nurse Checkmark
History Associate Bachelors
History Checkmark
Legal Professions And Studies Associate Bachelors
Legal Studies Checkmark
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
Humanities Checkmark
Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
Medieval And Renaissance Studies Checkmark
Natural Resources And Conservation Associate Bachelors
Environmental Studies Checkmark
Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
Kinesiology And Exercise Science Checkmark
Parks, Recreation And Leisure Checkmark
Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
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Religious Studies Checkmark
Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Astrophysics Checkmark
Chemistry Checkmark
Geology/earth Science Checkmark
Geophysics And Seismology Checkmark
Physics Checkmark
Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
Anthropology Checkmark
Archeology Checkmark
Economics Checkmark
Geography Checkmark
International Relations And Affairs Checkmark
Political Science And Government Checkmark
Sociology Checkmark
Urban Studies/affairs Checkmark
Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
Art Checkmark
Art History, Criticism And Conservation Checkmark
Dance Checkmark
Dramatic/theater Arts Checkmark
Film/cinema/video Studies Checkmark
Music Checkmark

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

10,301
Applied
6,472
Accepted
24,624
Enrolled
63%
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Female Admissions

5,285
Females Applied
3,361
Females Accepted
64%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

5,016
Males Applied
3,111
Males Accepted
62%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

145
Application Fee
3.5
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Required for some programs A minimum high school GPA of 3.7
3 recommendations

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen March 1st Not reported Yes
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer March 1st Not reported Yes

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

5,386
In-province
5,386
Out-of-province
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Fees

1,224
Full-time student fees
7,771
Room & board
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Senior Citizens
Employees

Student Body

24,624
Total undergrad students
17%
Out-of-province students

Gender

Male (46.35%)
Female (53.65%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements None
Housing options Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing Not Reported

Student Activities

Student-run campus newspaper Checkmark
Drama/theatre group Checkmark
Student-run radio station Checkmark
Student-run television station Checkmark
Marching band Checkmark
Choral groups Checkmark
Campus events:
Welcome Week, Kick Off and Bermuda Shorts Day (last day of classes)

Student Services

Legal services Checkmark
Health clinic Checkmark
Personal/psychological counseling Checkmark
Women's center Checkmark
International students advisor Checkmark

Student Organizations

Greek fraternities Checkmark
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Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Muslim Students' Association, Snowboard Club, Ski Club, Video Game Club and Student Dance Club

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
24-hour patrols by trained officers Checkmark
Student patrols Checkmark
Late-night transport/escort services Checkmark
Electronically-operated dormitory entrances Checkmark

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
Baseball No Checkmark No
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Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
Fencing Checkmark No No
Field Hockey No No No
Football No Checkmark Checkmark
Golf No Checkmark No
Gymnastics Checkmark No No
Ice Hockey Checkmark Checkmark Checkmark
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Rock Climbing Checkmark No No
Rowing No Checkmark No
Rugby No Checkmark No
Skiing (cross-country) No Checkmark No
Soccer Checkmark Checkmark Checkmark
Softball Checkmark No No
Squash Checkmark No No
Swimming And Diving Checkmark Checkmark Checkmark
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark Checkmark No
Track And Field No Checkmark Checkmark
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark Checkmark Checkmark
Wrestling No Checkmark Checkmark
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
Baseball No Checkmark No
Basketball Checkmark Checkmark Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
Fencing Checkmark No No
Field Hockey No Checkmark Checkmark
Football No No No
Golf No Checkmark No
Gymnastics Checkmark No No
Ice Hockey Checkmark Checkmark Checkmark
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Rock Climbing Checkmark No No
Rowing No Checkmark No
Rugby No Checkmark Checkmark
Skiing (cross-country) No Checkmark No
Soccer Checkmark Checkmark Checkmark
Softball Checkmark No No
Squash Checkmark No No
Swimming And Diving Checkmark Checkmark Checkmark
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark Checkmark No
Track And Field No Checkmark Checkmark
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark Checkmark Checkmark
Wrestling No Checkmark Checkmark

Faculty

1,813
Total Faculty
23:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 1,751
Part-time - 62
Male - 1,101
Female - 712