University Heights Community Overview

University Heights is a residential neighbourhood in the north-west quadrant of Calgary, Alberta. It is located south of the University of Calgary, McMahon Stadium, the Alberta Children's Hospital and Foothills Hospital. It is a relatively small neighbourhood and is bounded to the north by 24 Avenue N, to the east by University Drive, to the south by 16 Avenue N (Trans-Canada Highway) and to the west by Shaganappi Trail.

University Heights was established in 1963.

There are 2 schools in this neighbourhood:

  • Sir William Van Horne High School
  • University Elementary School.

Community overview from Wikipedia.

university-heights Closest Bus Routes

Route #Name
8 North Pointe / Foothills Medical Centre
9 Dalhousie-Chinook
20 Northmount / Heritage
31 Dalhousie / Lions Park
40 Crowfoot/North Hill
303 MAX Orange

University Heights Closest LRTs

StationDistance
University CTrain Station 0.78 km
Banff Trail CTrain Station 0.81 km
Brentwood CTrain Station 1.07 km
Lions Park CTrain Station 1.43 km
SAIT / ACAD / Jubilee CTrain Station 1.97 km

University Heights Apartment Rental Stats

Property Type# of ListingsMin PriceMax PriceAve Price
Apartments     16$995$1889$1393
Basements     3$900$995$956
Condos     2$1420$1550$1485
Duplexes     1$2100$2100$2100
Houses     1$2000$2000$2000
Shared     8$400$750$571
Total Rentals     31$400$2100$1186

University Heights Closest Schools

Name/Address Distance
Westmount Charter Mid-High School
2215 Uxbridge Drive Northwest, Calgary
0.11 km
Green Light Driving School Inc
1919 University Drive Northwest #202l, Calgary
0.65 km
Foothills Lutheran Christian Preschool
3104 34 Ave NW, Calgary
1.36 km
William Aberhart High School
3009 Morley Trail Northwest, Calgary
1.57 km
Banff Trail School | Calgary Board of Education
3232 Cochrane Road Northwest, Calgary
1.66 km
Branton School | Calgary Board of Education
2103 20 Street Northwest, Calgary
1.78 km
Hounsfield Heights Briar Hill Community Kindergarten
1233 21 St NW, Calgary
1.88 km
Briar Hill School | Calgary Board of Education
1233 21 Street Northwest, Calgary
1.88 km
Alberta College of Acupuncture & Traditional Chinese Medicine 阿尔伯塔省中医学院
1910 20 Avenue Northwest Suite #102, Calgary
2.02 km
Calgary Quest School
3405 Spruce Drive Southwest, Calgary
2.43 km
Louise Dean School-Catholic Family Service
120 23 St NW, Calgary
2.49 km
St. Francis High School
877 Northmount Drive Northwest, Calgary
2.75 km
River Valley School
3127 Bowwood Drive Northwest, Calgary
2.94 km
F.E. Osborne School | Calgary Board of Education
5315 Varsity Drive Northwest, Calgary
3.12 km
Sir Winston Churchill High School
5220 Northland Drive Northwest, Calgary
3.21 km
Calgary Arts Academy
2036 20 Avenue Southwest, Calgary
4.35 km
Calgary French & International School, Calgary, Canada
700 77 Street Southwest, Calgary
4.49 km
Optimist / George Blundun Arenas
5020 26 Avenue Southwest, Calgary
4.75 km
James Fowler High School | Calgary Board of Education
4004 4 Street Northwest, Calgary
4.81 km
Crescent Heights High School | Calgary Board of Education
1019 1 Street Northwest, Calgary
4.89 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

University Heights Closest Libraries

Name/Address Distance
Medical library
Calgary
0.53 km
Health Sciences Library
3330 Hospital Drive Northwest Room 1450, Calgary
0.59 km
Canadian Music Centre Prairie Region
Room 320, 3rd Floor, University Court Northwest, Calgary
0.71 km
Bennett Jones Law Library
2500 University Drive Northwest, Calgary
0.73 km
Taylor Family Digital Library
410 University Court Northwest, Calgary
0.74 km
Doucette Library
Education Block #370, 2500 University Drive Northwest, Calgary
0.78 km
Business Library
Scurfield Hall, 301, 215 Campus Place Northwest, Calgary
0.94 km
Gallagher Library
Room 180, Earth Sciences Building, 2500 University Dr NW, Calgary
1.00 km
I N McKinnon Memorial Library
3512 33 Street Northwest, Calgary
1.38 km
Louise Riley Library
1904 14 Avenue Northwest, Calgary
2.21 km
Little Free Library (The Wee Free Library)
33-35 Wimbledon Drive Southwest, Calgary
2.27 km
Take a Book Leave a Book
Calgary
2.31 km
Take a Book Leave a Book Little free library
5-55 Wimbledon Drive Southwest, Calgary
2.32 km
Little Free Library
4411 Spruce Drive Southwest, Calgary
2.47 km
Little Free Library
436 38 Street Southwest, Calgary
2.57 km
Nose Hill Library
1530 Northmount Drive Northwest, Calgary
2.80 km
Reg Erhardt Library at SAIT
MC111, Stan Grad Centre, Southern Alberta Institute of Technology, 1301 16 Ave NW, Calgary
3.27 km
Alberta Wilderness Association
455 12 Street Northwest, Calgary
3.42 km
Nicholls Family Library
1413 33 Street Southwest, Calgary
3.46 km
Bowness Library
6532 Bowness Road Northwest, Calgary
3.82 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

University Heights Distance to Local Landmarks

LandmarkDistance
Alberta Children's Hospital 1.17 km
Alberta College of Arts and Design (ACAD) 2.83 km
Ambrose University College 4.83 km
Bow Valley College 6.13 km
Calgary Airport 10.97 km
Calgary Zoo 7.81 km
Chinook Centre Mall 9.29 km
City Hall 6.07 km
Cross Iron Mills 25.72 km
Deerfoot Mall 7.71 km
Devry Institute of Tech 10.00 km
Downtown Calgary 4.74 km
LandmarkDistance
Foothills Hospital 0.73 km
Market Mall 2.06 km
Mount Royal University 6.68 km
Peter Lougheed Hospital 10.53 km
Rocky Mountain College 2.00 km
Rockyview Hospital 9.35 km
SAIT 3.33 km
South Health Campus 24.68 km
Southcentre Mall 14.20 km
Sunridge Mall 10.37 km
University of Calgary 0.77 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

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