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
90 Bridgeland / University of Calgary
303 MAX Orange

University Heights Closest LRTs

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     13$1018$1900$1449
Basements     1$1200$1200$1200
Condos     3$1400$1600$1499
Duplexes     1$2400$2400$2400
Houses     4$1500$2700$2200
Shared     5$495$850$608
Total Rentals     27$495$2700$1436

University Heights Closest Schools

Name/Address Distance
Westmount Charter Mid-High School
2215 Uxbridge Drive Northwest, Calgary
0.11 km
Foothills Academy Society
745 37 Street Northwest, Calgary
1.00 km
Westmount Charter Elementary School
728 32 Street Northwest, Calgary
1.49 km
William Aberhart High School
3009 Morley Trail Northwest, Calgary
1.57 km
Branton School
2103 20 Street Northwest, Calgary
1.78 km
Free House Dance Plus
2020 12 Avenue Northwest, Calgary
1.99 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
Foothills Driver Education
5003 16 Avenue Northwest, Calgary
2.16 km
Early Discoveries Nursery School
305-4625 Varsity Dr NW, Calgary
2.67 km
Queen Elizabeth High School
512 18 Street Northwest, Calgary
2.74 km
St. Francis High School
877 Northmount Drive Northwest, Calgary
2.75 km
Leroux Studios • Music Lessons & Academic Tutoring
2114A 14 Street Northwest, Calgary
2.78 km
River Valley School
3127 Bowwood Drive Northwest, Calgary
2.94 km
Airborne Dance Center
3400 14 St NW #202, Calgary
3.04 km
Sir Winston Churchill High School | Calgary Board of Education
5220 Northland Drive Northwest, Calgary
3.21 km
Vincent Massey School | Calgary Board of Education
939 45 St SW, Calgary
3.35 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
James Fowler High School
4004 4 Street Northwest, Calgary
4.74 km
Crescent Heights High School
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
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, Calgary
0.78 km
Business Library
301 Scurfield Hall, 215 Campus Place NW, 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
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
Nose Hill Library
1540 Northmount Drive Northwest, Calgary
2.79 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
Alberta Law Libraries
4.97 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

University Heights Distance to Local Landmarks

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
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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