How much does it cost to attend?

There is no cost to attend the workshops, carnival, or the three gatherings in the Chan Centre. The only ticketed events are the Prayer Breakfast ($10), and the Welcome Dinner ($20).

Where is the Prayer Walk?

Just outside the Chan Centre in the Rose Garden, Forest and waterfall.

Where do I stay?

Click here to reserve your stay for the Congress & Commissioning.

Is there childcare? Are workers screened?

Yes and the schedule can be found here.

Does public transit go to UBC and what is the cost?

Yes. Bus fare is $2.95 for adults and $1.90 for children.

Click here to learn about transportation options at UBC or visit translink.ca for times and cost.

If I’m bringing my car, is there parking?

Yes. There is an underground parking lot under the Chan Centre. Click here for directions.

How much does parking cost at UBC?

Parking cost $8 per day during weekends in any of the parkades and in the field lots.
Note: you will have to return to the Pay Station after midnight or in the early morning to pay for the second day, or you can pay for both days using the honk mobile app at honkmobile.com

Is there WiFi?

Yes, you can connect to the “ubcvisitor” network while visiting the UBC campus.

Is there livestreaming?

Yes, see the Schedule page for links to the three live-streamed events.

Are there places I can eat & where are they? Do they serve breakfast, lunch, dinner?

Yes, click here for listings of meals / food options.

Are all welcome to attend?


Is there reserved seating for meetings?

There will be no reserved seating in the Chan Centre, ushers will be available to help you find empty seats.

Registration is required for Friday’s Welcome Banquet, Saturday’s Prayer Breakfast, and Saturday morning’s workshops but these events will not have assigned seats. There is a limited capacity for workshops so please register soon.

If I have a question who do I ask?

Please email Caroline Wilson at Caroline_Wilson@can.salvationarmy.org

Where can I buy a copy of the Commissioning Book?

The Commissioning Book will be available for purchase in the Robert H. Lee Alumni Centre prior to the Officer’s Councils, and in the Chan Centre foyer prior to Welcome Meeting and Commissioning & Ordination.  The cost will be $5.

Are tickets to the dinner Friday night or Saturday morning available for purchase at the door?

No, the deadline for online registration is June 7th.

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