Frequently Asked Questions

Below are some questions that current and incoming students have asked us about student life at and near UCalgary.

If you do not see your question in the list below, please send us an email: gpesa@ucalgary.ca

Come to our events or send us an email: gpesa@ucalgary.ca

The mobile UPass is only compatible with Android or iOS devices. For students unable to download their UPass, please visit the Campus Service Centre or UPass centre to receive your UPass sticker for the semester. For more information, please contact upass@ucalgary.ca.

There are many professional development sessions organized by the university, and several GPESA events such as the “Grad Chat” series that are ideal for that!

The University of Calgary is an Office 365 campus, and while you are a student you have access to 5 TB of cloud storage.
For other software that is licensed by the University, see: https://ucalgary.service-now.com/it

Yes! Check to the Active Living website for the most up-to-date information: https://active-living.ucalgary.ca

Maybe. Check to see if you meet the conditions laid out by the university: https://www.ucalgary.ca/registrar/finances/tuition-and-fees/payment-plan

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