faqFrequently Asked Questions about the Summer School
- Can I get funding?
Is there an registration fee?
There is a $75 registration fee to cover the cost of refreshments on each day and other social activities. Registration will open in February.X
Can I get travel funding?
No. Unfortunately, our current budget only allows us to offer local expenses for some participants.X
Can I submit my CV in a format other than PDF?
We anticipate many applications. To streamline our process, it would be helpful if all documents are in a single format. There are free applications for converting from many formats to PDF.X
When will funding be decided?
We expect to notify funded applicants in February.X
I'm funded; Where will I be staying?
Funded participants will be staying at suites on campus, mostly at Gage towers. These have several bedrooms, and a shared kitchen and bathrooms. Most have superb views.X
- Where is Gage?
- Where is PIMS?
- Where are the lectures?
I'm not funded; Where can I stay? How much will it cost?
Typical rent for a room for a month in Vancouver is about $1000 and up. There are many options for staying on campus which is recommended in order to socialize with other participants.X
What is that image in the background?
Nothing there at the moment. get your vision checked.X