Home to the mighty MacEwan Griffins basketball and volleyball teams. Gathering ground for author readings, political rallies and kids’ camps. Rally space for new students during the fall orientation. There’s more to our gymnasium than sports courts.

With a bleacher seating capacity of 1,490 and space for two media stations, the 18,000-square-foot David Atkinson Gymnasium is an ideal location for a range of sport and community events. The gym can accommodate two full-sized basketball courts, three full-sized volleyball courts or six badminton courts.


Gallery of gymnasium


Rental rates


Full gymnasium rental

Full day (12+ hours): $1,500

$125 / hour


South court rental

$55 / hour


Centre court rental

$55 / hour


North court rental

$48 / hour

All facility rentals require a non-refundable booking fee calculated at 1% of the total balance. There is a $10 minimum.

Campus Clock Towers with Sparkle Illustration

Book this venue

Book our fitness centre, gym or studios for your event. We have a variety of booking options to choose from. Plan early to ensure availability.


Get a sneak peek into our facilities

Take a virtual tour of MacEwan University Sport and Wellness, located in Building 8 and home to our 12,000 square foot fitness centre, 18,000 square foot gymnasium and six-lane, 25-metre pool.