Course Description

Improve your English skills and visit some of Western Canada’s top travel destinations.  Activity Trips provides guided excursions to points of cultural and social interest in and around Calgary. 

Please see Program Policies and Procedures for information on admission, payment options and refunds.

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Activity fee refund eligibility is relative to the fee amount and activity date.

Activity fees under $75

  • No refund

Activity fees $75 or more

  • Withdraw 15 or more days before start date
    = Full activity fee less deposit will be refunded.
  • Withdraw 2-14 days before activity date
    = 50% of the activity fee will be refunded
  • Withdraw 24 hours before activity date
    = No refund


  • Students must be registered concurrently in ESL 101 or CISP (For CISP, students are responsible for checking their course schedules and ensuring there are no schedule conflicts before registering into the activity trips).
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Field Trip
Feb 12, 2024 to Mar 15, 2024
Delivery Options
Course Fees
Flat Fee non-credit $600.00 or $150.00 deposit
Section Notes

The Activity Package for the 2024 Winter Intensive Program consists of the following:

  • Banff Day Trip
  • Norquay Ski/Snowboard Day Trip
  • Castle Mountain Ski/Snowboard Overnight Trip
  • Calgary Flames NHL Game
  • Graduation 

The fees cover transportation, admission fees, accommodation (overnight trips), and equipment rental and lift tickets (ski/snowboard trips).

Registration Deadline: February 5 at 8:30 AM (Calgary local time)

Note: Deposit is non-refundable and non-transferable. Please see esl.ucalgary.ca for our refund policy. 

Field Trip
Mar 02, 2024
Delivery Options
Course Fees
Flat Fee non-credit $150.00
Section Notes
Includes: - Transportation from/to the University of Calgary
  - National park fee

Registration deadline: Feb 15

Note: Fee is non-refundable and non-transferable

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