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Consultation participants in brainstorming sessionThe CCR Spring Consultation sessions from 1 to 3 June 2017 will take place at MacEwan University, City Centre campus, 10700 104 Ave NW, Edmonton AB.


A block of rooms has been set aside for CCR Consultation participants at MacEwan University Guest Accommodation ServicesParticipants must make their own reservations. The residence is located at 11050 104 Ave NW.

Standard bachelor suite: $71.10/night (sold out)
Standard two-bedroom suite: $98.10/night

Participants must make there own reservations. To reserve rooms at negotiated rates, book your room as soon as possible and by Wednesday 17 May 2017. Rooms may be available after this date, subject to availability.

Participants can reserve their rooms by email to or by phone at (780) 633-3623 or by filling out and submitting the reservation form at: When making a reservation, say you are with the Canadian Council for Refugees conference to receive the quoted rate.

For billeting possibilities, email by Friday 15 May. A member of the local committee will try to meet your request.

Getting to the CCR Consultation

From the Edmonton International Airport - Sky Shuttle service stops at MacEwan University Residences and departs once an hour. Check in at Door 7, Arrivals level. Cost: $18 one-way, $30 round trip. A taxi from the airport to MacEwan University Residence costs $59 (flat-rate) or $71 for a limo. 

By public transit from Edmonton International Airport: the 747 bus costs $5 and runs from the airport to the Century Park Bus and LRT station every half hour during peak hours. From there take the LRT line to Grandin Station and walk 15-20 minutes to the Residence or take the NAIT train, which stops at MacEwan University. Fare 

Note: Edmonton bus or train fare is $3.25 and the exact amount is required.

From the train station - located 8-10 km from downtown. A taxi costs approx. $15 to downtown Edmonton. Public transit to MacEwan University Residence is a 15-20 minute walk away. For a map of the area:

From the bus terminal - Look for public transit directions from the Greyhound bus station, 12521-123 St NW,

Public transit routes - Look for public transit directions from the Greyhound bus station, 12521-123 St NW,

By car - Use this map

Parking at MacEwan University -

for participants staying on-site: Purchase parkade pass at front desk when checking in ($13/day)

for participants staying off-site: If you use the Surface Lot S (located on 105 avenue & 110 St.) parking costs $10/day. This parking rate is valid all day, until 6 pm, each evening. Click here for a map of this and other parking options.


Registration fees include lunch on Friday afternoon. You will find your ticket in your nametag. The Consultation participant’s kit will include a list of nearby, affordable places for your other meals.

Display Tables

Click here for information about reserving a display table in the common area at the Consultation.