UBC Exchange Residence

ARCHITECT

SECTOR

Education/Residential

Year

2019

Location

Vancouver

Awards

LEED Gold Targeting

Highlights

High Efficiency Central Heat Recovery Ventilators (HRV) District Energy System Instant Domestic Hot Water Heating High Efficiency Plumbing Fixtures

Project Details

The Exchange Residence at UBC’s Point Grey campus is an integrated student residence and bus transit exchange located at the Southwest corner of Wesbrook Mall and Student Union Boulevard.

The Exchange Residence provides 630 beds for in-suite style configuration (micro units, studios, 1 to 4-bedroom units with kitchen). The project comprises of four towers, ranging in height from 5 to 14 storey’s, all constructed over a common 2-storey podium.

Amenities include front desk, house lounge, meeting/study rooms, bike storage, fitness/games room, music practice rooms and laundry.