Home to the UBC Thunderbirds Athletics and Recreation programs and other sporting and student-focused events, the stadium will include:

  • A flexible field (football, rugby, soccer and more)
  • 5,000 fixed seats with weather protection
  • Space for temporary additional seating
  • Dedicated space for UBC Athletics and Stadium support
  • Daily use by campus and community recreation activities
  • Potential for ground oriented retail, community amenity and academic space

Different ideas for the stadium include…

A: An East Mall Energizer

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  1. Stadium building located on East Mall with commercial uses
  2. Supports an active and pedestrian-oriented East Mall
  3. Field opens towards Main Mall and central green

B: A Main Mall Destination

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  1. Stadium stays in same general location (same views as today)
  2. Stadium building supports an active plaza on Main Mall
  3. Stadium a focus of community activity (including health and wellbeing uses)

C. Overlooking Thunderbird Park

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  1. Stadium oriented towards Thunderbird Park with views east
  2. Stadium building supports an active plaza on Main Mall
  3. Field opens up towards East Mall and framed by mixed-use building and trees