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The Diamond Foundation Centre for Jewish Campus Life offers some of UBC’s newest, most dynamic and flexible multipurpose spaces, in a magnificent new West Coast contemporary building at the very heart of campus.

Home to the Vancouver Hillel Foundation, which has enhanced multicultural and interfaith understanding at UBC since 1947, the new Diamond Foundation Centre opened in September 2010.

The spaces available for rent in this state-of-the-art, fully accessible facility include a main-floor lounge area with expansive sliding doors opening onto a large patio space. Rentals can include the superb second floor multipurpose area (capacity: 240) with tables and chairs in a range of configurations for full-course banquets, standing-room receptions or for workshops, lectures or film screenings. We can also accommodate most audio-visual requests including microphones, podium, speakers and pull-down screens.

Space details are:

  1. Main Lounge: 1225 square feet
  2. Dining Hall with Conference Room: 2183 square feet (not including washrooms, corridor or elevator area)
  3. Conference Room only: 368 square feet
  4. Boardroom: 363 square feet
  5. Library (Multi-purpose Space): 274 square feet
  6. Games Room: 660 square feet (not including vestibule)

Contact us for more information on our facility or for a rental quotation for specific to your event.

Click here to view our floor plans.

 

 

Rental Rates – School Year 2012/2013

ROOM

CAPACITY

RATE – 4 HOURS

RATE – FULL DAY

BOARDROOM

20-25

$175

$225

DINING HALL

200-300

$500

$750

CONFERENCE ROOM

25-40

$125

$175

MAIN LOUNGE

30-100

$250

$450

LIBRARY

20

$125

$175

GAMES ROOM

50

$200

$300

 

GENERAL AMENITIES

-          Elevator

-          Full Industrial Kosher (Dairy) Kitchen

-          Non-Kosher Kitchenette

-          30 Round Tables

-          300 Chairs

-          10 Rectangular Tables

-          Floor-to-Ceiling Windows and Blinds

-          Rooftop Terrace

-          Two professional-quality Weber barbecues

ROOM-SPECIFIC AMENITIES

BOARDROOM

-          40-inch TV suitable for videoconferencing

-          Phone conferencing equipment

-          Projector and screen

 

DINING HALL

-          Full A/V system

-          High quality surround sound

-          iPod and Laptop connectivity

-          Professional projector and retractable screen

-          Blu-Ray, DVD, and video game capability

-          Full Shaw cable available

-          Wireless and wired microphones

CONFERENCE ROOM

-          All amenities of dining hall.

-          Can be separated by retractable glass doors.

MAIN LOUNGE

-          Baby Grand Piano

-          Fireplace

-          Six leather sofas

-          54” LCD TV with HDMI, Serial, and A/V Inputs

  • High quality surround sound
  • Blu-Ray, DVD, and video game capability
  • Full Shaw cable available

-          iPod and Laptop connectivity

-          Wheelchair accessible outdoor patio

-          Wired and wireless microphones

LIBRARY

-          Two leather sofas

-          Small non-kosher kitchenette

-          Bright, north-facing office adjacent to library

-          Multiple desks

-          Large coffee-style work table

GAMES ROOM

-          Professional-size Snooker Table

-          Professional Foosball Table

-          54” LCD TV with HDMI, Serial, and A/V input

-          XBOX 360 and PlayStation 2 systems with multiple games and controllers

-          4 leather sofas

-          Multiple coffee and side tables