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 / Brentwood
9 Dalhousie- Foothills Medical Centre
19 16 Avenue North
20 Heritage/Northmount
31 Dalhousie-University
40 Crowfoot/North Hill
72 Circle Route
91 Lions Park/Brentwood
408 Valley Ridge

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     14$1100$1809$1411
Basements     1$1000$1000$1000
Condos     1$1350$1350$1350
Duplexes     3$1150$1750$1366
Houses     1$2600$2600$2600
Main Floors     1$1350$1350$1350
Shared     8$375$620$523
Townhouses     1$3000$3000$3000
Total Rentals     30$375$3000$1244

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
Maria Montessori Education Centre 2634 12 Avenue Northwest, Calgary 1.25 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
Foothills Driver Education 5003 16 Avenue Northwest, Calgary 2.16 km
Early Discoveries Nursery School 305-4625 Varsity Dr NW, Calgary 2.67 km
St. Francis High School 877 Northmount Drive Northwest, Calgary 2.70 km
Queen Elizabeth High School 512 18 Street Northwest, Calgary 2.74 km
Leroux Music Studios 2114 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 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 700 77 Street Southwest, Calgary 4.49 km
James Fowler High School 4004 4 Street Northwest, Calgary 4.89 km
Crescent Heights High School 1019 1 Street Northwest, Calgary 4.90 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, Calgary 0.80 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
Little Free Library 4411 Spruce Drive Southwest, Calgary 2.47 km
Nose Hill Library 1530 Northmount Dr NW, 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 at Westbrook Station 1413 33 Street Southwest, Calgary 3.45 km
Westbrook Library 1P4, 1413 33 Street Southwest, Calgary 3.46 km
Bowness Library 6532 Bowness Road Northwest, Calgary 3.81 km
Alberta Law Libraries Calgary Courts Centre, Suite 501-N, 601 - 5 Street SW, Calgary 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.

Neighboring Communities

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Bus Routes

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