General Information

Useful information and maps

Edmonton Transit Service (ETS)

UofA North Campus map


A couple of options will be offered for the excursion on the Sunday day off.
Please note that a separate registration cost will be associated with the excursion when options have been determined.

Excursion possibilities include:

Other points of interest in Edmonton:

Edmonton art galleries:

Edmonton August festivals:

If you want to schedule a side trip before or after QFS, we suggest the following activities:

Scenic rail-tours:

National Parks:

Some companies offer a shuttle service between Calgary Airport and Banff: Brewster Express and Transfers Banff Airporter.
Banff Adventures and Brewster Sightseeing offer excursions throughout the park.

SunDog Tour Company offers a shuttle service from Edmonton and tours of the park.
Brewster Sightseeing offers scenic tours of Jasper National Park.

Please note: National Parks are popular destinations, especially in summer. If you intend to visit those parks, make sure to plan ahead as hotel get fully booked several months in advance and rates can be very expensive. Likewise, train bookings in the mountains may have to be made well in advance.