How many floors does Marine Drive have?
Facts. The three low-rises of five, six, and seven stories and three high-rises, to eighteen floors, contain 1,700 beds for student living.
Do UBC dorms have bathrooms?
On a standard floor, 25-30 residents share communal bathrooms.
Do UBC residences have gyms?
We’re offering free group fitness and yoga sessions in residence this term. If you live in UBC Student Housing, these sessions are for you!
How does laundry work at UBC?
Laundry machines operate on a card system—no need to collect coins. Students buy a card at a cost of $5. Machine locations: Monashee Place, Purcell, and Skeena basements, and each floor at Cassiar, Kalamalka, Nicola, Valhalla, Lower Cascades Building C, and Upper Cascades Building J.
How do I get a laundry card at UBC?
LAUNDRY: Laundry machines are located in each building. The machines are operated by laundry cards that can be obtained at the Front Desk for a $5 deposit. Credit can be added to the card in $5 increments using a machine in the lobby.
Is UBC housing first come first serve?
Eligible residents are placed in Fairview Crescent with roommates who, similarly, may be new to the unit or who are living there already. Students will receive a residence offer first, followed by room assignments in mid-April.
Can you bring a microwave to UBC?
What not to bring: Microwave. You’re not allowed to have one in your room, and there’s a shared one on your floor anyway. Mini-fridge.
Is UBC laundry free?
LAUNDRY: Laundry machines are located in each building. The machines are operated by laundry cards that can be obtained at the Front Desk for a $5 deposit. Credit can be added to the card in $5 increments using a machine in the lobby. Each load will cost $1.25 to wash and $1.25 to dry.
Are microwaves allowed at UBC?
Is gym free for UBC students?
Drop-in sports (from basketball to badminton) and equipment rentals are free for UBC students. Fitness memberships for students start at only $35 a semester and get you access to both the BirdCoop and the ARC fitness centre in the UBC Life Building.
Is UBC residence first come first serve?
Can you pick a roommate at UBC?
Roommate Requests Students can request to live together but we cannot guarantee requests will be accommodated. Roommate requests work best when you follow these steps: Submit all applications on the same date – with identical preferences (residence area, room type).
How much does laundry cost at UBC?
Laundry machines operate on a card system—no need to collect coins. Students buy a card at a cost of $5.
Do UBC dorms have kitchens?
Students who are offered accommodation in other residences will have a kitchen, but can also enjoy added convenience and savings with a UBCcard Value Plan.
Do UBC dorms have AC?
Students sweat out the heat wave while UBC builds new residences with air conditioning. UBC students in residence have been enduring the record-breaking heat wave across much of the Pacific Northwest without central air conditioning.
What is the UBC campus map used for?
This map is primarily intended to show residence areas and their proximity to main roadways and buildings. Visit UBC’s official map to find more campus facilities and academic buildings.
What is wayfinding for the Vancouver campus?
Wayfinding for the UBC Vancouver campus includes arrival signage (located at major intersections, entrances to the campus and within parkades) and campus pylons (located across campus).
How do I get to and from UBC Vancouver?
There are many flexible and sustainable options for travelling to, from, or around UBC’s Vancouver campus. Getting to and from campus is easy with public transit, cycling, car-sharing and parking options available.
Is there free parking at UBC Vancouver?
VANCOUVER CAMPUS MAP Parkades &Surface Lots* * No free parking on campus UBC Welcome Centre Visitor Information July 2016 VANCOUVER Parkades & Surface Lots *No free parking on campus* Visitor Information