Check the links below for access to various resources pertaining to the history of the University of Calgary, its motto and coat of arms, its current and former presidents and chancellors, and those individuals honoured by the university.
50th Anniversary of Calgary — Created by the University Archives for the university’s 40th anniversary, this digital collection allows you to explore events in the university’s history since autonomy.
Celebrating 50 years — 2016 marked the 50th anniversary of the University of Calgary. While its roots date back to the establishment of the Normal School in Calgary in 1905, the University of Calgary was established in April 1966 when it was granted autonomy. These stories celebrate our first 50 years.
Gazette newspaper — The Gazette was the University of Calgary’s campus newspaper from 1968 until 2003.