Join the Griffins

Any full-time MacEwan University student wanting to try out for any Griffins team must go through a medical registration process by filling out the following online form:

  • Complete the General Info
  • Complete the e-PPE questionnaire (medical history)
  • Upload your Alberta health care card
  • Schedule a baseline concussion test before the tryout (email:

NOTE: You will not be allowed to step on the court/ice/field if this is not completed.

Please contact your sport's respective head coach to let them know you have registered and to clarify any questions about the team you may have.

The MacEwan University Griffins varsity teams participate in the Canada West Universities Athletic Association under the U SPORTS banner, and are highly competitive programs. Previous playing experience is essential. 

Note, all times and dates are subject to change without notice.

Open tryouts:

If you're intending to try out, please contact your respective head coach here in advance of the open tryout

Men's Soccer - Sept. 9, 7:30-9 a.m. (Edmonton Scottish - 3105 101 St.)

Women's Soccer - Sept. 12, 4-6 p.m. (Clarke Stadium)

Women's Volleyball - Sept. 7, 6-8 p.m. (David Atkinson Gym)

Men's Volleyball - Sept. 7, 4-6 p.m. (David Atkinson Gym)

Men's Basketball - Sept. 7, 2-4 p.m. (David Atkinson Gym)

Women's Basketball - Sept. 7, 4-6 p.m. (David Atkinson Gym)

Men's Hockey - Sept. 9, 7:15-8:45 a.m. (Downtown Community Arena)

Women's Hockey - Sept. 13, 4-5:30 p.m. (Downtown Community Arena)

Griffins Student-Athlete Orientation:

Sept. 6, 7-9 p.m. (Kule Theatre)