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Open House Times & Location

Date: Saturday, January 13, 2018
Saturday, January 27, 2018
Location: UBC Life Sciences Centre
2350 Health Sciences Mall
Vancouver, BC
Time: Orientation : 8:30 am & 12:30 pm
Site presentations: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Schedule: Open House 2017

Interview Times & Location

Location Department of Family Medicine – UBC Health Clinic
David Strangway Building
Suite 300 – 5950 University Boulevard
Vancouver, BC
Dates Friday, January 12, 2018 (2:30 pm – 9:15 pm) UBC students only
Friday, January 26, 2018 (2:30 pm – 9:15 pm) CMG & IMG
Location UBC Life Sciences Centre
2350 Health Sciences Mall
Vancouver, BC
Dates Saturday, January 13, 2018 (9:00 am – 5:00 pm) CMG & IMG
Saturday, January 27, 2018 (9:00 am – 5:00 pm) CMG & IMG
Location Royal Jubilee Hospital
Coronation Annex (Pavilion), Island Medical Program
2nd Floor
1952 Bay Street
Victoria, BC
Date Saturday, January 20, 2018 (8:30 am – 12:30 pm) CMG Only

How to Get There?

Map for CaRMS Open House and interviews

Direction to UBC Campus (by car)

Public Transit –You can take the #44 bus from Downtown Vancouver, the 99 B-Line bus from the Commercial Skytrain Station, or any of the following buses that service UBC: 4, 41, 25, 17, 33, 49. All buses that come to UBC stop at the bus loops. To get more information on schedules or to plan a trip using public transit, visit TransLink online or call 604.953.3333

The Forest Sciences Centre is located at the corner of Agronomy Road and Main Mall. It is a 15 minute walk from the main bus loop. Life Sciences Centre is located at the corner of Agronomy and Health Sciences Mall.  It is only a few minutes walk from the Forest Sciences Centre.

UBC Parking

Paid parking is available in:

  • B4-Lot (for Open House)
  • Health Sciences Parkade (for Saturday interviews)
  • limited parking spaces in David Strangway Building parkade (for Friday interviews)
  • Thunderbird Parkade


Directions to Royal Jubilee Hospital in Victoria

Facility and Parking Map of Royal Jubilee Hospital


Accommodation Information

UBC Campus

A taxi from the Vancouver Airport to the UBC Campus will cost approximately $35.

Triumf Guest House
Tel: 604-222-1062 or 604-222-6733

West Coast Suites
Tel: 604-822-1000

Elsewhere in Vancouver

A taxi from the Vancouver Airport to Downtown will cost approximately $20. It is about a 40 minute bus ride from downtown to the UBC Campus.

YWCA (1-800-663-1424)
located downtown, on Beatty Street

The Burrard (1-800-663-0366)
located downtown, 3 blocks from Granville St.
also approximately 40 minutes by bus to UBC campus

The Cambie Hostel – Downtown (604.684.7757)
515 Seymour Street Vancouver

The Cambie Hostel – Gastown (604.684.6466)
300 Cambie St. Vancouver

Hostel International – Vancouver (1-866-762-4122)
1114 Burnaby St. (at Thurlow)

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