The ABM College campus is a welcoming and inclusive space that offers a wide range of resources to make your student life easier and as stress-free as possible. Our goal is to keep your learning environment equipped with the services and tools you need to be successful in your studies and career.
Our student lounge is a large space that boasts a wide range of comfortable seating options, TV, telephone and more for you to use for studying, relaxing, or socializing in between classes and labs. There is a vending machine in the area with a variety of snacks, if you want a treat while you relax. There is a second student lounge located in the ABM College Massage School, on the main level of the building, with a similar set up for students to utilize.
The student lounge also has a large kitchen space with access to several microwaves, a sink, filtered hot and cold water, and a refrigerator for students to use. You can also buy a cup of coffee from the coffee machine whenever you need it.
We have a team of expert career counsellors on site for you to learn helpful information on pursuing your career after graduation. You can request a private consultation and get assistance on everything from crafting a cover letter, editing a resume, searching for jobs, interview skills, and much more.
As a student you can request a complimentary parking pass and park on-site in the student parking lot, which is designated with signage. The space is limited so be sure to ask reception if you need a parking pass. Parking without a permit, or in a stall not designated with a student parking sign, will result in your vehicle being ticketed and/or towed by the City of Calgary Parking Services.
ABM College campus is centrally located in the city of Calgary, serviced by several bus routes and just a five minute walk from the Franklin C-Train station. Students also have access to a shuttle service for easy transportation from Franklin station during the winter months. To request shuttle services, ask our reception team for details. For full information, contact Calgary Transit.
The ABM College campus is accessible at ground level and offers accessible parking zones, barrier-free washrooms, large open class spaces, and a full-size elevator for those who are physically or mobility impaired. The elevator is located just to the left of the ABM Massage Clinic entrance.
We welcome students of all abilities; if you feel you need additional assistance or accommodations, please speak with an academic advisor.
As an ABM College student, you have access to our academic advisors to help answer any of your questions. They are available on campus to ensure you have what you need to be successful as a student, as well as, after graduation. Ask our administrative team for full information and to make an appointment.
On-Site Child Care
The ABM College campus is shared with an independent child care centre (daycare facility) in the same building. Connect with them directly for details on availability and to arrange care for your children.
Every new student at ABM College is required to attend a mandatory student orientation, which gives you all of the information you need before starting your program classes. Each student will be familiarized with school policies, and student expectations.
The ABM College Student Massage Clinic offers discounted prices for students to get a massage.
Please call 403-717-0647 to book a session with a first or second year massage student. Current regular hours* of operation are as follows:
- Mon 1:00 PM - 5:45 PM
- Tues 1:00 PM - 8:15 PM
- Wed 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
- Thurs 1:00 PM - 8:15 PM
- Fri 1:00 PM - 5:45 PM
- Sat 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
- Sun 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
*Hours may vary; please book an appointment before your visit and arrive 5 to 10 minutes early to complete a health history form.
The campus is monitored via CCTV and locked after regular business hours to ensure the safety of staff and students alike. On-site personnel are available to help ensure the safety and security of everyone while they are on campus.
There are a number of delightful restaurants and cafes located within a half-block radius of the campus building for students to purchase meals or snacks from.
As an ABM College student, you have access to the computer lab, and extra computers in the main student lounge area. To use them, you need to let reception know that you will need the computers, and then feel free to utilize the technology for coursework.
Usually each month, ABM College celebrates diversity on campus with a pot-luck meal and student cultural presentation. Refer to our events calendar for details on the next event or contact our reception team.
There is a free high-speed student Wi-Fi network available for you to use as you need throughout the campus, details for which are usually posted on the student lounge message board. If you’re having trouble connecting, please ask reception for help.
Outdoor Picnic Areas
Located just outside the North and South entrances to the ABM College campus building are picnic benches for students to utilize if you want to relax while you get some fresh air or eat outside on a nice day.
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"This is the best college in Calgary. It has excellent teachers and an immaculate building. The courses are job oriented so you are taught what you actually need to know for the job. There are great job prospects after graduating. I can highly recommend this college to everyone!."