University Heights

University Heights is a residential neighborhood 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 neighborhood 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.

Stephen Harper, Canada's current Prime Minister, lived in this neighborhood while attending school in Calgary. University Heights was established in 1963

Real estate in University Heights includes single-family homes (many with apartments catering to students), townhouses and condos.


Residents have easy access to the North Hill recreational pathways, recreation facilities at Foothills Athletic Park, and the university. Homes in University Heights have located minutes from Confederation Golf Course, McMahon and Burns Stadiums.

Banff Trail School French Public K-6
Dalhousie School Spanish Public K-4
University School Regular Public K-6
St. Pius X School French Separate K-6
St. Vincent De Paul School Regular Separate K-6
Senator Patrick Burns School Spanish Public 5-6
Brentwood School TLC Public k-4
Captain John Palliser School Montessori Public k-6
Designated Junior High Schools
Branton School French Public 7-9
Queen Elizabeth High School Regular Public 7-9
Madeleine d'Houet School French Separate 7-9
St. Vincent De Paul School Regular Separate 7-9
Senator Patrick Burns School Spanish Public 7-9
Thomas B. Riley School TLC Public 5-9
Designated High Schools
William Aberhart High School French Public 10-12
Bishop Carroll High School Regular Separate 10-12
Sir Winston Churchill High School IB   10-12
Queen Elizabeth High School Regular Public 10-12
William Aberhart School Spanish Public 10-12
Crescent Heights School TLC Public 9-12

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