Residence Revamp


Pick up: Totem / Vanier 

Headed to: Bed, Bath & Beyond (Broadway & Fir)


Sunday, September 4th / 11am - 5pm


$5 or free with Wristband
*Must sign up through the Google Form

Forget something at home? Only allowed one suitcase? AMS Firstweek has got your back!

Trust us, in those first year residence rooms, you’ll want to make your space feel as cozy and homey as can be – you’re in there for 8 months!

Grab your friends from Totem, Vanier, and Orchard and hop on a free shuttle to Bed, Bath & Beyond in Vancouver’s trendy neighbourhood Kitsilano!

Sightseeing and shopping, what more could you ask for?



What Is Firstweek?

AMS Firstweek is a two-week orientation for all UBC students in every year and every faculty. With over 40 events all across campus including: a massive all-ages pool party, a wine and painting night, the ultimate paint party, a giant music festival and many more; it's a great way to orient yourself with new university life! Giving you the chance to meet and interact with other new students and upper years, as well as being a part of a long-standing tradition. AMS Firstweek is here to help you make the most of your university experience and start the year off with a bang!