Getting to Fairview Crescent on Move In Day

Check out the arrival instructions for Fairview Crescent below—and don’t miss this orientation video for students moving into upper-year residence!

You will check in at the Acadia Park Commonsblock before moving into Fairview Crescent. The arrival instructions below will direct you there.

Arriving by taxi?

Your taxi driver can drop you off at the Acadia Park Commonsblock (via Acadia Road and Fairview Place).

Arriving by bus?

Once you arrive at the campus bus loop, the easiest way to get to the Acadia Park Commonsblock is to walk southeast along Wesbrook Mall towards Agronomy Road. It’s about a 15-minute walk to Acadia Park.

Arriving by car?

Step 1

Once you arrive at UBC, follow our signs to Fairview Crescent. You will arrive at your first stop on Thunderbird Boulevard.

Step 2

Walk to the Acadia Park Commonsblock to to check in and get your welcome package. Leave your belongings at your car for now, but don’t forget to bring your government-issued photo ID.

Step 3

Drive your belongings to your residence building. Once you’ve checked in, you’re all set. It’s time to move in!

Download a Move In Day Map

What if I arrive late?

Arriving after 4 pm? No problem! When you arrive, you can park right at the Acadia Park Commonsblock and go directly to the front desk to check in.


If you have questions that aren’t answered above or in our Move In Day guide, please contact us.