UBC Sauder School of Business is situated within the University of British Columbia’s picturesque Vancouver campus, steps away from the Pacific Ocean.
Take a tour of UBC Sauder
Click on the menu (right) or markers (below) for a tour of our building.
Our state of the art facility includes a dedicated learning commons, specialized research labs, expansive lounge and study space for undergraduates.
Undergraduate Office (UGO)
The staff of the UGO are here to guide you while you complete your BCom degree and can help you discover additional opportunities to enhance your learning experience. Academic advisors will help you to understand your degree requirements and University policy, assist you with program planning and course registration, connect you to campus resources and support you if you are experiencing difficulties that are affecting your studies.
Big 4 Conference Centre
Supported by the “Big 4” professional services firms – Deloitte, Ernst & Young, KPMG, and PWC – our conference centre is housed in a glass-encased penthouse on the building’s ninth floor. With stunning mountain and ocean views, it’s a spectacular venue for student meetings and events.
Photo: Martin Tessler, Courtesy of Acton Ostry Architects
Hari B. Varshney Business Career Centre (BCC)
The Career Centre plays a crucial role in your BCom experience. Through a variety of workshops and programs delivered by our experienced career advisors you’ll explore, discover and realize your career aspirations. UBC Sauder’s extensive connections to industry allow us to provide meaningful networking events, information sessions and employment opportunities with exceptional companies from all fields.
Bruce R. Birmingham Undergraduate Centre
Adjacent to the CPA Hall, “Birmingham” consists of two boardrooms, ten small meeting rooms and two large open areas furnished with desktops, tables and couches. It’s the perfect space for you to schedule a club meeting, prepare for a presentation, or find a quiet corner to sneak a midday nap.
Middlefield Group Lecture Theatre
Whether in large lecture rooms like this 260-seat lecture theatre, or smaller, more interactive classrooms, you’ll be inspired by instructors who are passionate about their fields of study.
Jim Pattison Leadership Centre
This innovative and architecturally unique learning space includes two 130-seat lecture theatres equipped with the latest video conferencing technology, not to mention breakout rooms and lounge areas ideal for an impromptu meeting or study session.
A large-scale central foyer surrounding a five-story atrium, the CPA Hall is a welcoming, light-filled environment equipped with substantial lounge space, a lively café, and the UBC Sauder store stocked with all the school essentials. BComs can often be found here socializing, signing up for student-run clubs or impressing future employers at networking events.
Undergraduate Student Lounge
For BCom students only, the lounge is a casual space to connect with your friends, whether it’s playing a game of pool, grabbing a free latte or comparing lecture notes. It’s also home to your student government, the Commerce Undergraduate Society (CUS). With their $1.2 million annual operating budget, the CUS offers an impressive range of services and opportunities to support the personal, academic and professional growth of its members.
UBC Sauder Learning Labs
The UBC Sauder Learning Labs are designed to foster strategic design. Wall-to-wall back-lit whiteboards are the perfect canvases for brainstorming your ideas. Dedicated video conferencing technologies at each table enhance communication and collaboration with other teams, be they on the other side of the room or the other side of the world.
Wayne Deans Investment Analysis Centre
The Centre provides real-time access to global capital markets through a suite of Bloomberg terminals, S&P Capital IQ workstations, and Thomson Reuters Datastream workstations. Using the same software as industry professionals, you’ll spend less time gathering data and more time analyzing it, providing a clear boost to research and learning.
Canaccord Learning Commons (CLC)
The CLC is your go-to place for support services designed to enhance personal and academic growth. The Commons consists of a reference library for market research data, a digital studio equipped with the latest film editing and design software, a soundproof recording room and bookable meeting and study space. And as the name suggests, it’s also a place for learning. Programming includes course tutorials, writing and presentation coaching sessions and workshops with topics ranging from studying more effectively to better managing stress.
Leith Wheeler Investment Research Lab
Located in the Canaccord Learning Commons, the Research Lab is your gateway to real-world financial market data using Bloomberg, S&P Capital IQ, Datastream and SDC Platinum terminals. You’ll be able to access real-time data to inform your analysis and decision making.