Enhancing your academics
Your experience is much more than your degree. Explore options to pursue original research or bring an idea to reality through the Hunter Hub.
Undergraduate research opportunities
Join a leading Canadian research university. With $457.2 million in sponsored research funding last year, UCalgary provides many students the opportunity to gain valuable research experience while helping overcome some of society's greatest challenges.
We're making a positive difference in the world through our key research themes:
Bring your ideas to life
Entrepreneurial thinking is being creative in finding innovative solutions.
It involves taking initiative, exchanging knowledge across disciplines, being resourceful and learning from experience.
Here at the University of Calgary, entrepreneurial thinking is a critical component to our degree programs.
The Hunter Hub for Entrepreneurship
A space to share knowledge and turn ideas into practical solutions, the Hunter Hub is dedicated to helping students develop entrepreneurial ways of thinking.
Launchpad is a six-month, co-curricular program, aiming to build entrepreneurial thinking skills in undergraduates and graduate students, post-docs, and researchers from every faculty at the University of Calgary.
Falling Walls Calgary
Falling Walls is an international forum to showcase the next generation of outstanding innovators and creative thinkers. Think TEDtalk and Dragon’s Den for a fast-paced, exciting way to share great ideas with the potential to improve society
Lab Next Makerspace
This makerspace features freely available technology to develop and design your own projects. Located in the Taylor Family Digital Library, you can print and scan in 3D, use milling machines or editing suites.