Contact Us

Vancouver School of Theology
6000 Iona Drive
Vancouver, BC V6T 1L4

Telephone: 604-822-9031
Toll-free: 1-866-822-9031
Fax: 604-822-9212

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For an alphabetical listing of all VST and Associated Personnel, download the Contact LIst.

Vancouver School of Theology (VST) is located in Chancellor Place (the northeast corner of the UBC campus). VST’s address is 6000 Iona Drive – it is located at the intersection of Iona Drive and Theology Mall. UBC provides a printable map of the campus.

Visitor Parking

Visitor parking is very limited and is located on the north side of the Iona Building. On arrival at VST, visitors need to request a parking pass at the Front Desk. If no visitor parking is available, the closest public lots are the North Parkade (access from Student Union Boulevard) or the Rose Garden Parkade (near the Chan Centre). See UBC Parking for more information. Note that if you park in restricted areas on campus, you will be towed.

Public Transit

Translink’s free Trip Planning service allows you to plan your trip to UBC from virtually any Lower Mainland location (including the Vancouver Airport, Amtrak Station, Greyhound and Pacific Coach Lines Station, and the Horseshoe Bay and Tsawwassen Ferry Terminals). Full bus, Skytrain and Canada Line (Rapid Transit), and Seabus route and schedule information, including frequency listings and route maps, are also available on the Translink website, or call 604.953.3333.

UBC’s North Bus loop is located at the junction of Wesbrook Mall and Student Union Boulevard. To reach VST, walk north on Wesbrook Mall until you reach Iona Drive, the second small street on the left. Follow Iona Drive west until you see the Iona Building “castle” on the left.


Driving to VST

From Highway 1 (Trans Canada):
Exit at Grandview Highway. Continue to travel west. Grandview Highway becomes 12th Avenue. Continue for 60 or more blocks. At the crossing with Macdonald, 12th curves into West 10th Avenue; continue on 10th Avenue. You will enter the UBC campus where the road becomes University Boulevard. Continue on University Boulevard until you come to the traffic light at Wesbrook Mall. Turn right and go past Student Union Boulevard and Walter Gage Road. Turn left at Iona Drive the Iona Building is straight ahead.

From the U.S. Border:
From the Peace Arch crossing (US Interstate 5), proceed northward on Highway 99 North to Vancouver. Highway 99 becomes Oak Street. Stay on Oak Street until you reach West 41st Avenue. Turn left. Follow 41st until it merges onto Marine Drive, and continue on Marine onto the campus of the University of British Columbia. After the road winds past Gates 7 and 6 and the Museum of Anthropology, you come to a five-road intersection. Continue straight on (Chancellor Boulevard). Turn at the first right onto Theology Mall. The Iona Building is straight ahead.

From the Airport:
Follow signs to Vancouver. On the Arthur Laing Bridge, stay in the right-hand lane. Exit to City Centre (Granville Street). Move over to the left lane and turn left at the second light onto West 70th Avenue, which becomes Southwest Marine Drive. Follow its full extent (10 km) onto the campus of the University of British Columbia. After the road winds past Gates 7 and 6 and the Museum of Anthropology, you come to a five-road intersection. Continue straight on Chancellor Boulevard. Turn at the first right onto Theology Mall. The Iona Building is straight ahead.

From Horseshoe Bay Ferry:
Follow the signs to Vancouver on the Upper Levels Highway. Take Exit 13 and proceed down Taylor Way to Marine Drive. Turn left at the light for Lions Gate (or First Narrows) Bridge. Over the bridge and through the park, the road becomes Georgia Street. Follow Georgia Street to Burrard Street and turn right. Follow Burrard across the Burrard Street Bridge. Follow UBC signs, bearing left off the bridge. Turn right onto West 4th Avenue and travel 10 km. Fourth Avenue becomes Chancellor Boulevard. Pass Wesbrook Mall. Take the next left, Theology Mall. The Iona Building is straight ahead.

From Tsawwassen Ferry:
Follow signs to Vancouver. You will join Highway 99 North. Highway 99 becomes Oak Street. Stay on Oak Street until you reach West 41st Avenue. Turn left, follow its full extent (10 km) onto the campus of the University of British Columbia. After the road winds past Gates 7 and 6 and the Museum of Anthropology, you’ll come to a five-road intersection. Continue straight on (Chancellor Boulevard). Turn at the first right onto Theology Mall. The Iona Building is straight ahead.