Relocation services

Operating like a concierge-style service, UBC's relocations staff can help with everything from housing and immigration to family care options.

We're here for you and your family

We offer consultations face-to-face, by phone or by e-mail, with you and/or your partners. In Kelowna, call 250-807-8928. In Vancouver, call 604-822-6115 or fill out an online request.

Online request form

Some of the services we offer

  • Housing information and programs
  • Housing educational seminars and tours
  • Community and neighbourhood profiles
  • Housing policy and research
  • Immigration support with regulated consultants
  • Priority childcare placement program
  • Partner/spousal employment support
  • Important orientation information regarding childcare, schools, healthcare, transportation options
  • Regulations and processes help (social insurance number, taxes, banking, etc.)
  • Social and recreational events for newcomers

Use the links below to get specific information on moving to Vancouver or Kelowna, moving tips and information, and more.

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