Airport Pick Up

Requesting Airport Pick Up

The following steps must be taken to ensure that a college representative will be at the airport to pick you up once you arrive in Vancouver:

  1. You must pay an additional Airport Pick Up fee of $70.00 (CAD). This fee should be included with your homestay fees when you apply for homestay.
  2. Your flight information (including date and arrival time, flight number, and airline) should be sent to the Columbia College Homestay office ( at least 5 working days prior to your arrival. Airport pickup is not guaranteed if we receive late arrival details. Include in the email your full name, birth date, and your Columbia College ID number. Alternatively, you can also request airport pick up by filling out this form below. 
    • Email address where we can reach you to confirm pick up
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Arriving at the Vancouver International Airport (YVR)

Once you arrive at the Vancouver International Airport (YVR) you will be met by a college representative. Please look around for a sign with your name on it.

For more information on where exactly to meet the college representative when you arrive at Vancouver International Airport (YVR), refer to either of these maps: