Our on-campus camps take place at the following UBC Facilities:
- Osborne Centre
- War Memorial Gym
- Student Recreation Centre (SRC)
- UBC Tennis Centre
- BC Binning Studios
- Dorothy Sommerset Studios
- UBC Aquatic Centre
- Doug Mitchell Thunderbird Arena
- UBC Ropes Course
- And various Thunderbird Park fields
We have expanded our programming to offer off-campus camps at Wesbrook Community Centre, Douglas Park, Acadia Beach (Vancouver), Jericho Beach, and Spanish Banks West. The location of each camp is listed above the camp description.
Parking is available adjacent to most camp locations. More detailed information regarding our drop off/pick-up locations will be emailed to participants in an information email the Thursday or Friday before your children’s camp start date. For further information on parking rates and lot locations please visit the UBC Parking & Access website at: www.parking.ubc.ca.
All of our UBC Camp instructors are certified in Emergency First-Aid. As well, the University hospital is located on campus and provides complete first aid and medical services should they be needed. At the time of registration please notify us of any medical conditions or allergies. If your camper requires medication while at camp, please additionally fill out and e-mail us (email@example.com) a medication information form prior to coming to camp, located here.
Most of our camps do not run on statutory holidays. This summer (2018) there are two statutory holidays of concern; Monday, July 2nd and Monday, August 6th. Please check the dates listed for each camp carefully.
UBC Camps reserves the right to cancel any camps that do not fill to at least 70% capacity. Full refunds will be issued.
Refunds will only be considered for participant schedule changes and conflicts (including vacation schedule, work schedule or other non-emergency reasons) if they are requested a minimum of 5 business days prior to camp start date. Refunds requested within 5 business days of a camp’s start date will only be considered for injury/illness reasons. A written request for a refund due to injury/illness must be submitted with an attached letter from a physician. There are no refunds or make-up classes for missed days.
All refunds are subject to an administration fee.
Please note that there are some programs which fall under different refund policies.
- Refund requests for Lunch Service must be requested a minimum of 10 business days in advance due to food ordering timelines.
UBC Camps is continually working to provide the best possible services to the community. We encourage your suggestions and/or comments regarding your experience with us. Please call our office at (604) 822-1540 or e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org with your feedback. Your comments are very much appreciated. Thank you!
Members of the University Neighborhood Association (UNA) are eligible for a 10% discount on camps operated by UBC Athletics. To be eligible for discounts, registration must be made in person with two pieces of ID (UNA card, picture ID) and proof of address. Discounts can only be given at the time of registration.