Faculty of Kinesiology

No. 1 sport science school in North America, No. 7 globally. 

Alumni Month Began September 1!

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Join Kinesiology for experiences that will inspire, guide and inform you. 

The next event is: Workout Like an Olympian

Date: Thursday, Sept. 24, 2020
Time: 12 – 1 p.m. MT
Platform: Zoom

Do you like to keep active, enjoy a variety of workouts and try new things? Have you ever worked out with an Olympian? This hour-long interactive training session is your chance to do just that.

Contact an Advisor

Kinesiology's undergrad and graduate advisors are working remotely and it's best to reach them by email. Contact an undergraduate advisor at knesinfo@ucalgary.ca, or contact the graduate advisor at knesgrad@ucalgary.ca, Monday through Friday.

Dr. Cari Din, PhD, teaching award winner in kinesiology

Faculty Members

Explore Kinesiology professors' areas of teaching and research.

Students in the Herzog lab

Student Research

Kinesiology undergraduates and graduates take part in research projects.

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Online Concussion Course

Free, seven-week course to prevent, manage and treat concussion (not-for-credit). Register now for Sept. 27, 2020.

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In the Media


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