SCMA has negotiated discounted travel deals for In-Residence Week attendees:

WestJet Flight Discount

WestJet is offering a 10% discount on applicable fares, by utilizing promo code CICDJA7. For Travel Agent bookings use promo code YYC01. The discount is valid for WestJet flights into and out of Edmonton, Alberta.

Entre the promo code CICDJA7 at at the time of booking. Discounts apply to Econo, Flex and Plus fares.

WestJet Group agents are available to assist with booking questions or concerns by calling 1-888-213-5230, from 7:00 a.m.-5:30 p.m. (MST), Monday to Friday.

The discounted rates are available for travel from Sunday, April 23, 2017 until Friday, May 12, 2017.

Via Rail Discount

VIA Rail is offering a 10% discount by using code 13377. The discount is valid from all stations throughout the VIA system to Edmonton, Alberta and return.

Discount rates are available from Sunday, April 30, 2017 until Saturday, May 6, 2017. The discount is applicable for Economy, Economy Plus, Business, Business Plus, Sleeper or Sleeper Plus subject to the conditions and restrictions of the fare plan to which the original discount is being applied. Discounts do not apply to Escape Class fares.

Restrictions: Fare applies to a maximum of two passengers per booking. One complementary stopover is allowed at no additional charge.

To receive the discount, log in to your VIA profile, or create one prior to booking at While logged in, start your booking by entering the departure/arrival city and dates then click on Search. Choose your train times and fares (these are pre-discount), then click Continue. Review your itinerary, and then click Continue. Validate your contact information, and then click Continue. On the Passenger information screen, select Convention fare from the discount type drop-down menu, and enter the VIA code (13377) into the discount code field. The recalculated conference fare will be shown on the next page.

Participants must reference the event’s VIA convention code: 13377

Edmonton Transportation

Edmonton has an extensive public transportation system. All route and schedule information can be found via

Taxi-Cab Options:

  • Edmonton Taxi:
  • Yellow Cab: 780.462.3456
  • Barrel Taxi: 780.489.7777
  • Prestige Cabs: 780.462.4444
  • Checker Cabs: 780.484.8888

Airport Transportation Options:

Parking at MacEwan University: