Life On Campus

Calgary Fast Facts

Temperature

Average daytime high in July, 24 C
Average daytime high in January, -3 C

Sun

Canada’s sunniest major city with an average of 333 days of bright sun each year

Snow

On average, 128 cm of snow per year

Population

More than 1.2 million

Diversity

More than 200 ethnic backgrounds make Calgary a diverse city

Events

More than 30 major festivals each year

Sports

Four professional sports teams

Pathways

Cycle or walk more than 635 kilometres of pathways

Mount Royal University Campus

  • Established in 1910
  • Opened in 1911 with 197 students
  • Committed to quality post-secondary education
  • Small class size
  • Offers Bachelor’s degrees, university transfer programs, diplomas, and certificate programs.
  • Riddell Library and Learning Centre opened in September 2017 for more information visit https://library.mtroyal.ca/home
  • Recreation Centre with pool, climbing wall, walking/running track and many more amenities. For more information visit http://www.mtroyal.ca/CampusServices/Recreation/
  • Taylor Centre for Perfuming Arts & Bella Concert Hall offers theatre and concerts. For more information visit http://www.mtroyal.ca/ProgramsCourses/FacultiesSchoolsCentres/TheConservatory/OurFacilities/index.htm