Schools

Please download our School Booking Request Form, fill out the form and email it to bookit@ucalgary.ca. You will receive a response within 2-3 days.


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Climbing and Bouldering Wall Booking

Experiential programs as short as 1 hour and educational classes that cater to any skill level and interest.

Climbing
All of our lessons start with a brief (15-20min) lesson that covers basic belay skills and climbing safety, then the participants have the remaining time to apply these skills and climb.  In longer programs, Instructors can include additional rope skills, movement lessons and/or rappelling.

Bouldering
After learning bouldering safety and falling techniques (5min) participants receive free bouldering time as well as directed movement lesson(s) supported by engaging games and challenges.


For more information and costs email Ashley climb@ucalgary.ca

Outdoor Homeschool

Spend 6 week days (Mondays or Fridays) exploring and learning outside in Calgary's parks! Switch up your learning format this season and leave the classroom behind. This program is a mix of Alberta curriculum content, outdoor skill development, and nature play.

Please read the descriptions for the individual session as we have 2-3 different types of sessions


Custom Outdoor Climbing

Learn climbing skills outdoors - on your schedule. We offer a full range of custom outdoor climbing experiences from introductory private and group lessons to outdoor lead climbing, rock rescue, and trad climbing.  Programs are available spring and summer at local climbing crags.
  • School Groups
  • Scouts/Girl Guides
  • Private groups
  • Birthday parties
  • Private lesson
For more information email Ashley at climb@ucalgary.ca

Get Active! PD Day

Active Living is excited to offer your family a variety of activities on PD Days! Engage your child’s mind and body through a variety of safe and fun activities offered by Active Living including indoor climbing, gymnastics, gym games and active gaming. Your child won’t want to miss out on this exciting new opportunity to get active instead of sitting at home on a PD Day! Activities are presented as examples only and may change due to availability.

Before Care (8:00-8:30am) F19YCBC102 and After Care (4:30-5:00pm) S19YCAC102 is available for PD Day Programs

ASK US - Schools

The University of Calgary has world class facilities that are offered to school groups throughout the year. UCalgary can accommodate school bookings of all ages in various sports and activities. We create dynamic activity plans for school groups whether it be a one-hour session, or a full day trip with multiple physical activities. Contact UCalgary to book your next field trip today! Master Agreements are in place between UCalgary and Public, Separate, Rocky View and various Private Schools. www.ucalgary.ca/riskmgmt/forms/master-agreements-schoolsscouts
UCalgary Contacts:
Bookit@ucalgary.ca
On campus, indoor activities (403) 220-3405
Off campus, outdoor activities (403) 220-4205

Pickleball - Schools

The UC Racquet Centre has 8 outdoor courts that are available for school bookings from April-October. We provide the equipment necessary for your school group, and we offer coaching as well. Book your next field trip with UCalgary today!  Pickleball is a great starting point for kids learning racquet sports. What is Pickleball? Check out this video www.youtube.com/watch?v=mavlT3W6fAk
For Pickleball bookings, contact Tina Istace (403)220-3405   tdenton@ucalgary.ca

Racquetball - Schools

The UC Racquet Centre is the largest racquet facility in Canada with 13 Squash & 4 Racquetball courts. The Racquet Centre is the ideal place to accommodate your school booking desires, as we have hosted and provided professional coaching to school groups for over 25 years. Book your next field trip with UCalgary today!
For Racquetball bookings, contact Tina Istace (403)220-3405  tdenton@ucalgary.ca

Squash - Schools

The UC Racquet Centre is the largest racquet facility in Canada with 13 Squash & 4 Racquetball courts. The Racquet Centre is the ideal place to accommodate your school booking desires, as we have hosted and provided professional coaching to school groups for over 25 years. Book your next field trip with UCalgary today!
For Squash bookings, contact Tina Istace (403)220-3405  tdenton@ucalgary.ca

Tennis - Schools

The UC Racquet Centre has 4 outdoor courts that are available for school bookings from April-October. We provide the equipment necessary for your school group, and we offer coaching as well. Book your next field trip with UCalgary today! For Tennis bookings, contact Tina Istace (403)220-3405  tdenton@ucalgary.ca