Contact Us

Office of the Dean

Faculty of Arts
University of British Columbia
Buchanan A240 – 1866 Main Mall
Vancouver, British Columbia V6T 1Z1

Tel: (604) 822-3828
Fax: (604) 822-6096


How to Find Us


The Dean’s Office is located on the second floor of Block A of the Buchanan Building complex. Buchanan A is situated along Main Mall, between Memorial Road and Crescent Road (see Wayfinding Map).

When you enter Buchanan A using the building entrance on Main Mall, turn left and you will find the Dean’s Office on that same level at the end of the hall. The Main Mall building entrance is wheelchair accessible. There is elevator access from the second floor of Buchanan A to the lecture halls and cafe on the lower level.

Note: The Buchanan Complex comprises five blocks: A, B, C, D, and E.  The Buchanan Tower is a separate building adjacent to the Buchanan complex. The Buchanan Tower is located at 1873 East Mall (at the corner of East Mall and Memorial Road).


Metered parking is available outside Buchanan Block E (along East Mall at Crescent Road). The parkade that is closest to Buchanan is the Rose Garden Parkade (situated next to the Chan Centre).  For a map of other campus parkades in the vicinity and for information about parking rates, please visit UBC Parking.


Contact Silva Kraal at or (604)822-3828.