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Where To Find Us

The Scholarship, Research, and Creative Activity Office is located on the 4th floor of Building 305, Room 446, in the Institute for Coastal Research Facilities, on the Nanaimo Campus.

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Driving Directions


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Background Information for Visitors and Guests

On Campus Directions

Building 305

There are two ways to access the Scholarship, Research, and Creative Activity Office and Institute for Coastal Research meeting rooms and lounge:

  1. Inside the library take the elevator, which is hidden around the corner right behind the Jumpin' Java on the left, select 4th floor, after getting off the elevator, go through the door on the right and down the hallway.
  2. Go to the far west (left in the picture) outside of the library (i.e. on the outside wall of the Jumpin' Java), go up the outside stairs and through the door, turn right and go through the door and down the hallway.

Driving Directions

From South of Nanaimo take the island highway North, and ensure you follow the by-pass route marked “Hwy. 19 to Parksville that begins just south of the city ("Nanaimo Parkway" on the map). Stay on the Parkway until you see the sign for Vancouver Island University/5th Street (first traffic light after connecting to the Parkway). Turn right and proceed downhill. Our campus is on the left.

From North of Nanaimo take the Nanaimo Parkway bypass follow the parkway until it climbs up the side of Mt. Benson as it begins to level out, you'll come to the exit for Vancouver Island University via 5th Street. Turn left and proceed down the hill. Our campus is on the left.

Nanaimo Travel Information

Note: Floatplanes fly to Nanaimo from both downtown Vancouver and the river next to Vancouver International Airport. (Cheaper & faster than airport to airport and only a 7-minute drive by taxi to our Campus.)

Accommodation

Background Information for Visitors and Guests

Updated: November 20, 2015