Campus Tours

Campus Tours

Let us show you around!  

UBC is a big place — but the knowledgeable student ambassadors at the UBC Welcome Centre can help make it a bit smaller. Register to join one of their free guided walking tours and get to know the Vancouver campus like a local.

Visiting UBC? Sign up for a free guided tour

The UBC Welcome Centre offers free and friendly guided tours for individuals and groups visiting the Vancouver campus. From mid-March to mid-November, visitor tours are offered on Saturdays (10:30 am to 12:00 pm) with a focus north of University Boulevard. 

Register online or call or visit the Welcome Centre to book a spot. 

For groups of 15 people or more, please contact the Welcome Centre to arrange a tour year-round.

Register for a campus tour

Thinking of becoming a student at UBC? There’s a tour just for you

Are you thinking of studying at UBC? Make sure you sign up for the right tour.

UBC offers a unique campus walkabout exclusively intended for prospective undergraduate students and their families, as well as for guidance counsellors. View the tour calendar and then register online.  

Learn more about tours for prospective students

Self-guided tours

Campus Highlights Self-Guided Tour

This self-guided walking tour will orient you to campus and help you get a feel for UBC life. Stop by iconic spots, beloved student hangouts and some of Vancouver’s best attractions.

Download the campus highlights tour PDF


UBC’s Welcome Centre’s knowledgeable staff can answer your trip-related questions, provide maps and directions, offer helpful tips and free guided tours, and let you know what events are happening during your visit to UBC.

Contact the Welcome Centre