Accommodation

Schäffer Hall

A block of 50 dormitory style single rooms is available for conference attendees in Schäffer Hall for $69/night plus taxes. 


Part of the University of Alberta Lister Conference Centre, these bright and comfortable rooms have private washrooms, high speed internet* (requires Ethernet cable), and a work desk. Each room features windows that open and black-out blinds. Check-in is after 4:00 pm and check-out is by 11:00 am.


Schäffer Hall offers common areas featuring lounges with comfortable seating, cable television, and telephone service with free local calls on each floor, as well as kitchens and coin-operated laundry service. A mini-convenience store, The Marina, offers a wide variety of products and services and features some popular dining outlets such as Booster Juice, Pizza 73, and Tim Horton's. The Ship is a gathering place and leisure seating area connected to The Marina, featuring two large screen TVs and a pool table.


*There is free wifi access across campus.






For more information, a map, and photographs, go to https://www.residence.ualberta.ca/prospective-residents/schaffer-hall.


For more information on accommodation, visit the University of Alberta’s Conference Services website at: http://asinfo.ualberta.ca/en/ConferenceServices/Accommodation.aspx.


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