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

  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

  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

  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