CARFMS2018 – Registration and Program

May 14, 2018

Unfortunately, York University has had a system wide breakdown of a number of their servers, and the CARFMS website (which is hosted at York) has been affected. We hope everything will be restored soon, but it seems to be a complicated problem.

In the meantime, we’ve figured out a work-around. The online registration form is here:

The direct link to the secure payment site:

The registration rates are displayed below. I have included the draft program (as of May 16) for your information.


Michele Millard
Canadian Association for Refugee and Forced Migration Studies (CARFMS)

Centre for Refugee Studies
York University
8th Floor Kaneff Tower
4700 Keele Street
Toronto, ON
+1 416 736 2100 ext. 30391

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Accommodation Information

Carleton University offers summer accommodation from May 14 through August 12, 2018. Following is a breakdown of room options and rates:                                                                                                                                           

Room Style Details Maximum Capacity Starting Rate
(per night, + HST)
Traditional Single
 One single bed which shares a washroom with the adjoining room
1 Person $43.69
Two single beds which share a washroom with the adjoining room
2 Persons $77.67
Suite Includes a private washroom and kitchenette (not stocked) 2 Persons $116.50


Public television lounges are available on each floor for guest use. Free wireless internet is available.

Buffet style meals are available for purchase in the caf, located on the 3rd floor of Residence Commons (steps away from the residence accommodation buildings).

Check-in is any time after 3:00pm and check-out is by 11:00am. Guests must be 18 years of age or older to check-in. To secure a reservation prior to May 9, please call (613) 520-2600 x 1487. From May 9 onwards, please call the Residence Reception Desk at (613) 520-5609. You may also contact the team by emailing

Please note that you must provide credit card information by phone to secure the reservation; payment will be processed at the time of booking. This information can only be delivered through the telephone for security purposes.

For more information please visit the following link: