University of Calgary

Event Types Welcomed

Adult Social Events
Corporate Social Events
Family Reunions
Leisure Travel
Professional Meeting / Training / Conference / Retreats
Wedding Ceremonies
Wedding Receptions
Youth Retreat/Camps


A Village Within a City – the University of Calgary campus creates a vibrant and engaging setting where you can meet, eat and sleep – all just 10 minutes from downtown. Whether you need to arrange a business meeting, conference or a social gathering, we can oversee every detail from planning through execution.

With over 42,000 square feet of meeting and event space; 200 hectares of park-like outdoor space; a full-service hotel; and, exceptional catering services this village with in a city has everything you need for your next:

  • Meeting
  • Presentation
  • Conference
  • Seminar or training session
  • Banquet
  • Indoor or outdoor reception
  • Special event
  • Social eventConference Services include:
  • Conference Registration and processing of delegate fees
  • Registration desk management
  • Meeting planning and coordination
  • Coordination of audio visual and IT requirements
  • Organization and co-ordination of social events and external outings
  • Sourcing and purchase of conference ‘swag’ or delegate gifts
  • Preparation of delegate bags and packages
  • Preparation of conference print materialsHotel Alma’s 96 rooms and suites are available all year-round. Alma provides free in-room wired and wireless service, free long distance calls in North America (excluding Hawaii and Alaska), a lively bistro with simple, fresh and light menus, and much more.

    Our summer residences are available from mid-May through mid-August, and can host individuals or groups of up to 1,122. Accommodation ranges from apartments with flat-screen TVs to classic dormitory rooms.

    Campus catering provides catering for groups large and small with custom menus available.

    Enjoy campus amenities such as the Fitness & Lifestyle Centre, Aquatic Centre, Racquetball Centre, Speed skating Oval, and Climbing Wall.

Featured Amenities

In-House Catering
Near Public Transit
Paid Parking
Running Trails
Theater Seating

Venue Location + Transportation


2500 University Dr NW,

Calgary Calgary, T2N 1N4