Participants are asked to make their own arrangements for accommodation. Please consider arranging your accommodation for SAC on campus - we still have many rooms in our reserved block available.  These rooms are within easy walking distance to the LRT (convenient public transportation to downtown Calgary), the lecture hall, and the banquet site, are almost half the price of most nearby hotels, and offer complimentary internet access.

The following types of rooms in Universityof Calgary conference housing are available:

  • 9 studio apartments (2 beds) - $76.50 per apartment / $38.25 per bed
  • 9 one bedroom apartments (2 beds) - $76.50 per apartment / $38.25 per bed
  • 7 two bedroom apartments (2 beds) - $103.00 per apartment / $51.50 per bed
  • 7 four bedroom apartments (4 beds) - $206.00 per apartment / $51.50 per bed

All prices quoted are the nightly rate without taxes in Canadian funds. In the event that an apartment is not filled, the full cost of the apartment is the responsibility of the occupying group.  Room rate is available for August 12-15, 2009

All apartment types include one shared washroom (some of the two bedroom apartments have two washrooms), kitchen, complementary wireless or ethernet internet access.  Some small appliances are available for a small deposit.

Please contact the university Hotel and Conference Services directly to make your reservation. and please mention you are attending the SAC 2009 Conference.

Phone: 403 220 3203
Fax: 403 220 6760

Alternative Accommodations

Several hotels are located on Banff Trail, within walking distance from the University of Calgary campus or, alternatively, one stop away by Calgary Transit Light Rail Transit (LRT).  These include:


More expensive Hotels in Calgary include: