International House is well located on the U of C campus close to University Avenue NW which leads to:
  • University District where you’ll find more than 30 shops and services;
  • 32nd Avenue NW where the Market Mall shopping district is located and
  • Crowchild Trail which provides easy access to downtown and Calgary’s diverse neighbourhoods.
  • Other major road systems that get you out of the city and into nature quickly.

Retail Main Street
in the University District is a 5 minutes walk or 15 minute car ride from International House. Depending upon the time of day it may be as little as 10 minutes using public transit. We have provided walking and driving times and estimated times using public transit for the areas close to campus. The transit system in Calgary is excellent with frequent arrival and departure times especially for bus stops found on campus. University Station on Crowchild Trail is the closest C-Train station to the U of C campus and provides great train and bus connections to the rest of the city.

University District 🚶🏽 🚗  🚌

University District is an award wining urban community that combines shopping, dining, entertainment, parks and residential living. Retail Main Street is a 5 minutes walk or 15 minutes car ride from International House. Also, depending on the time of day, you can get there in as little as 10 minutes by public transit. 

Click here for quick reference map for the location of the University District. 

Other Shopping & Speciality

Fun Stuff

Market Mall 🚗  🚌

With 209 stores, Market Mall offers a family shopping experience with best in class retailers, restaurants, a children’s play areas and a supermarket. Market Mall is a 6 minute drive, a 30 minute walk and about a 20 minutes bus ride on public transit. 


  • Aritzia
  • Decathlon
  • Hudson’s Bay
  • Kit and Ace
  • Lululemon
  • Safeway
  • Shoppers Drug Mart
  • Sportcheck
  • Sportlife
  • Zara

Food Services : 

  • Bourbon Street Grill
  • Boston Pizza
  • Milestones
  • The Keg 
  • Mall Food Court

Explore! 🚗  🚌

Visit Calgary and the Calgary 2024 Host Committee have extended a warm welcome to those coming to the Calgary for the National Championships. 

Visit Calgary has designed a “micro-site” of great information for those wanting to plan ahead and to use for a quick reference while at the Championships. You’ll find a ton of information about the hots spots around Calgary.

In addition to all that you can find on the Visit Calgary website, we’ve put together information about a few other things you might like to know more about. 

This section of our website will be updated with more information as well as some of the events that will be taking place in Calgary during the time period of the Championships. Check back often!

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Calgary has a number of rich, diverse neighbourhoods. 


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