the place

UIQ is uniquely positioned to support the University of Calgary’s innovation agenda. It spans over 76 acres, with 4.5M ft2 of potential re-development in Calgary. The area is located immediately north of the University of Calgary main campus in Calgary, Alberta.

what’s here

University Innovation Quarter is a destination with an existing ecosystem. There are key pillars that make it a prime opportunity for revitalization that further supports the University of Calgary’s innovation agenda and Calgary’s innovation sector.

proximity to the University of Calgary

UIQ is a 5-minute walk from the edge of the UCalgary main campus, providing convenient access to world-renowned research and talent.

thriving surrounding communities

UIQ is located within a 3 km radius of the Alberta Children’s Hospital, the Foothills Medical Centre, the second largest cancer centre in North America and award-winning community, University District.


UIQ is located adjacent to the Brentwood LRT station, with access to regional pathways and on-street cycle lanes.