The Institute is located at 4-30 Pembina Hall, at the University of Alberta. Pembina Hall is found a short walk north of the Central Administration building and Students Union Building.
The closest parking is available in Stadium Car Park located west of the Students Union Building.
Transit service is available to the University from downtown via the LRT (Light Rapid Transit) at a cost of $3.20. A number of ETS buses serve the university campus from the south. Further information can be obtained from Edmonton Transit Service by dialing 311 (within Edmonton) or 780-442-5311 (outside Edmonton). or from their website.
Pembina Hall was converted to its original purpose as a women's residence in 1919. Today, in addition to CIUS, it houses Native Studies, East Asian Studies, and Circumpolar Institute.