Most formal courses in Marine Science are offered at the Bamfield Marine Sciences Centre that is owned by the Western Canadian Universities Marine Sciences Society. The Centre is situated in Bamfield on the Pacific Coast of Vancouver Island, B.C.
Students must apply to and be accepted by the Centre before they are permitted to register for the Marine Science courses at the University of Calgary. Additional mandatory fees may be required and will be paid directly to the Bamfield Marine Sciences Centre. For further information students should consult the Department of Biological Sciences.