A UCalgary UPass allows full-time undergraduate and graduate students to have unlimited access to Calgary Transit services. All eligible students can access their UPass directly on their mobile devices through the My Fare app, available on Google Play (Android) or the App Store (iOS).
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.
How to use My Fare
To use your UPass: Make sure you have UCID for verification if asked by transit. Select your UPass from your Ticket Wallet and tap Activate.
1. On the bus: Tap your activated ticket against the onboard scanner or show it to the operator, if requested.
2. On the train: Activate your ticket before you enter the fare-paid zone and have it ready to show a Transit peace officer, if requested.
Must have a valid UCalgary email address (ie. firstname.lastname@example.org)
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)