Transportation and Accommodation

Your ultimate goal is to be at room 261 in the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre. Here is a map of its location.

Coming to Vancouver from the Northwest, you have nearly all travel options available to you. You can


In terms of where you’ll stay, your first decision will be whether you want to stay on UBC’s campus or not. The UBC campus is located in a ridiculously beautiful setting and there are many amenities (restaurants, drug stores) available on campus, but it is situated away from the rest of the city.

If you’d like to stay on campus, we recommend you book on-campus housing here. There are a wide range of budget levels available to you.

If you stay off campus and you’ll be taking the bus in, you’ll likely want to choose a hotel or airbnb option near a bus line that comes up to UBC.

Transportation once you are here (meaning Vancouver)…

If you are staying off campus, you’ll want to drive or bus to campus. Visit this page to get UBC’s recommendation for how to transit effectively.