Outdoors Club

The University of Alberta Outdoors Club (UAOC) has been an active club on campus for 75 years. They offer a variety of outdoor trips, experiences, social events, educational opportunities, free equipment rentals, local retail discounts, and an opportunity for the most experienced and inexperienced to challenge themselves in a variety of activities. They run all of their trips at cost with the help of local sponsors and a dedicated team of volunteer executives. In the past, Club activities have included camping, hiking, scrambling, climbing, canoeing, rafting, mountain biking, backcountry trips, skiing, snowshoeing, ice climbing, winter camping, weekly runs, pond hockey, and an annual New Year's trip to California.

The Club is designed to introduce outdoor experiences to new members but also to provide networking opportunities to their most experienced members. By appealing to such a broad base of outdoor enthusiasts, it goes without saying that the Club provides the chance to improve and educate oneself in the interdisciplinary skills required (or not required) to enjoy the outdoors.

The UAOC is a student-run organization focused on promoting and facilitating outdoor activities for students at the University of Alberta. The Club believes in participating in Canada's greatest cultural and natural heritage and hopes to provide that opportunity for everyone.

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Contact Us

For more information on the Outdoors Club, please contact the Club Executive Members.

E: outdoors@ualberta.ca

Outdoors Club Website

Register for a club:

  1. Go to ualberta.athletesystems.ca
  2. Create an account
  3. Register for the club of your choice

Note: "Non-Student" members (i.e. faculty/staff, community members, etc.) are required to input "0000000" as their OneCard Number


Club Sports Administrative Fee: the Club Sports Administrative Fee supports the operations of the Club Sports Program and is collected at the time of registration.

Club Membership Fees: Each club sets its own membership fees. For more information, please contact the club directly.

Note: Clubs will begin collecting membership fees for the Fall 2020 term in October 2020. More information will be made available soon.

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