UPass coming to My Fare this Fall

The UCalgary UPass will be available on mobile devices through My Fare beginning September 1

Download your UPass between Aug. 16 and 31 for a chance to win prizes.

Each student who downloads the UPass will be entered to win prizes.

Three main prizes (three students):

  • iPhone 12

  • Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G

  • Acer Spin 11.6" Touchscreen 2-in-1 Chromebook

Three secondary prizes (three students):

  • $500 Bookstore gift certificate

Winners will be notified by email on Sept. 10, 2021. Good luck!

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UCalgary UPass

Retrieving your UPass

Download the My Fare app

Download the Calgary Transit's My Fare app on the App Store for iOS or Google Play for Android devices.

Create your MyID account

Click on the menu in the top right corner of the My Fare app and select Profile. 

Click on the New Account tab and create your MyID account using your UCalgary email address. 

Get your verification code

A verification code will be sent to your UCalgary email address. Enter your unique verification code into the My Fare app. 

Please wait 48 – 72 hours for your UPass to appear in your My Fare wallet.

Activate your UPass

Your UPass can be activated for use on the first day of each semester. 


  • Must have a valid UCalgary email address (ie. johndoe@ucalgary.ca)
  • Must be enrolled full-time in the semester (ie. a minimum of 9 half-course equivalents or 1.5 full-course equivalents in the fall and winter semester)
  • Must have a handheld device that supports either Google Play (Android) or App Store (iOS).