Getting here

There are many ways to get to Alumni Weekend — including staying on campus for a discounted rate!

The majority of Alumni Weekend will be held at the University of Calgary Main Campus. The only events that will be held elsewhere are Friday’s Alumni Block Party at the Tailgate and Dinos KICKOFF game at McMahon Stadium as well as Sunday’s Science in the Cinema at the Plaza Theatre in Kensington.

There are many ways to get to here.

Car

Car

Please take careful note of the complimentary parking locations and times for each day of Alumni Weekend. On Friday, please park at McMahon Stadium. On Saturday, please park in the Art Parkade. On Sunday, various lots are available –  please check the schedule to find the lot nearest your session. 


Transit

Transit

You have two options when it comes to public transit. Take the C-Train Red Line (Tuscany/Somerset-Bridlewood) to the University Station. Or hop on one of the major bus routes that stop at Main Campus — 9, 19, 20, 31, 72, 73 and 408. Visit Calgary Transit for more information and public transit schedules.


Bicycle

Bicycle

Free bike racks are located across campus.
Bicycles may not be brought into buildings and cannot be chained to trees, shrubbery, lamp standards, etc.


Car2Go

Car2Go

UCalgary has partnered with Car2Go, the city-wide car-sharing program. Car2Go parking can be found on campus in the Art Parkade (level 1, south only). To register to become a member of Car2Go, visit car2go.com.


Stay on campus

UCalgary alumni get special rates at Hotel Alma, the university’s very own on-campus hotel. Enjoy contemporary comfort close to all the excitement of Alumni Weekend.

Ask for the UCalgary Alumni Weekend rate to get the following special prices at Hotel Alma during Alumni Weekend (valid Sept 7 – 9, 2018). Book before Aug. 7 to take advantage of these special rates:

Eurostyle Standard Rooms: $105/night

One Bedroom Suites: $145/night; additional $15 per night for third and fourth individual

Two Bedroom Flats at Alma: $105/night; additional $10 per night for third and fourth individual

Hotel Alma

Your stay includes:

  • Complimentary breakfast *
  • Complimentary access to all UCalgary fitness facilities *
  • Free wired and wireless Internet
  • Free local calls
  • Free long-distance calls in North America **

* Excludes Two Bedroom Flats at Alma
** Excludes calls to Hawaii and Alaska

 

Book your room today!

Call 403.220.3203 or toll-free at 1.877.498.3203, or email stay@hotelalma.ca to book your room.

Who’s who at Alumni Weekend?

Who’s who at Alumni Weekend?

They’re fluent in Klingon and quantitative research; they’re professional taste-testers and start athletes; and much more. Check out the headliners.

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FAQs

FAQs

What is Alumni Weekend and can only UCalgary grads come? How do I get there and where do I park? Find the answers to these questions and more.

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See all the fun from last year!

See all the fun from last year!

Nearly 1,400 of your fellow alumni, families and friends registered to attend Alumni Weekend 2017. Check out all of th

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