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 Terminal/Foothills Medical Centre
9 Dalhousie Station/Chinook Station
20 Heritage Station/Northmount Dr N
31 Dalhousie Station/Lions Park Station
90 Bridgeland/University of Calgary
91 Foothills Medical Centre
303 MAX Orange Brentwood/Saddletowne

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 / AUArts / Jubilee CTrain Stn 1.97 km

University Heights Apartment Rental Stats

Property Type# of ListingsMin PriceMax PriceAve Price
Apartments     7$1199$2150$1436
Condos     1$1485$1485$1485
Duplexes     1$480$480$480
Main Floors     1$1800$1800$1800
Shared     3$600$670$623
Townhouses     1$2100$2100$2100
Total Rentals     14$480$2150$1270

University Heights Closest Schools

Name/Address Distance
Westmount Charter Mid-High School
2215 Uxbridge Drive Northwest, Calgary
0.10 km
Green Light Driving School Inc
202l-1919 University Drive Northwest, Calgary
0.65 km
Foothills Lutheran Christian Preschool
3104 34 Avenue Northwest, Calgary
1.39 km
William Aberhart High School | Calgary Board of Education
3009 Morley Trail Northwest, Calgary
1.57 km
Banff Trail School | Calgary Board of Education
3232 Cochrane Road Northwest, Calgary
1.66 km
Terrace Road School | Calgary Board of Education
2103 46 Street Northwest, Calgary
1.71 km
Briar Hill School | Calgary Board of Education
1233 21 Street Northwest, Calgary
1.88 km
Alberta College of Acupuncture & Traditional Chinese Medicine 阿尔伯塔针灸中医学院
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
2.93 km
F.E. Osborne School | Calgary Board of Education
5315 Varsity Drive Northwest, Calgary
3.12 km
Sir Winston Churchill High School | Calgary Board of Education
5220 Northland Drive Northwest, Calgary
3.21 km
Calgary Arts Academy
2036 20 Avenue Southwest, Calgary
4.35 km
Calgary French & International School
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
Alberta Ballet School
2-906 12 Avenue Southwest, Calgary
4.90 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
UC library
410 University Court Northwest, Calgary
0.70 km
Canadian Music Centre Prairie Region
Room 320, 3rd Floor, University Court Northwest, Calgary
0.73 km
Bennett Jones Law Library
2800 University Way 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
Little Free Library
1611 Saint Andrews Place Northwest, Calgary
0.79 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
Little Free Library
2504 13 Avenue Northwest, Calgary
1.23 km
I N McKinnon Memorial Library
3512 33 Street Northwest #150, Calgary
1.38 km
Little Free Library
2540 11 Avenue Northwest, Calgary
1.46 km
Terrace Little Free Library
4720 21 Avenue Northwest, Calgary
1.69 km
Louise Riley Library
1904 14 Avenue Northwest, Calgary
2.21 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 Avenue Northwest, 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

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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