Gift Ideas

Explore our fabulous UCare Gift Baskets, nourish someone special with a Gift Card, or order scrumptious treats from our Bakeshop.

UCare Gift Baskets

Did you know we provide gift packages customized to your needs? They’re perfect for birthday parties, get-well or end of exams celebrations, or for any special holiday or event. Add a special touch by including a UBC Food Services Gift Card.

We will email all students that receive a gift basket, and let them know where to pick up their gift. The package will be held for 3 days. We deliver packages to many residences and food service locations. Select a location close to your student on the order form.

To order, fax the order form to 604-822-3011 or call us at 604-822-6828 between 7:00am and 7:30pm (Pacific Time Zone). We require 3 business days for all orders. Exact contents may change due to availability. Applicable taxes are not included.

We are unable to accept emailed credit card information.



Cakes & Baked Goods
UBC Chocolate Chip Cookies | $10.95

One dozen freshly baked chocolate chip cookies.

Bakers Box | $24.50

One half dozen UBC Chocolate Chip Cookies, three UBC Peanut Butter Granola Bars and three pieces of UBC’s World Famous Chocolate Chip Banana Ponderosa Cake.

Gluten Free Bakers Box | $24.50

A pair of gluten free Jumbo Ginger Cookies, 4 gluten free Tollhouse Cookies, one gluten free Brownie, and two gluten free Almond Biscotti.

UBC Ponderosa Cake | $15.00

A freshly baked half dozen slices of UBC’s Ponderosa Cake, our own chocolate chip banana cake recipe.

Monster Treat | $8.95

A giant Cookie Treat, personalized with your own message.

Please Note:
 All baking may have come in contact with nuts. Please ask about ingredients if you have concerns. 

UCare Boxes


UCare Deluxe Box | $29.50

One jumbo Rice Krispy bar, one box Anna’s ginger cookies, 4 packets of Camino FT hot chocolate, two Zhena’s Gypsy Teas, Blue Monkey coconut chips, RW Garcia GF flax corn chips and a UBC Food Services Thermal Tumbler (a sustainable way to take your beverages to go).

Exam Survival Box | $27.50

Two Vitamin Water drinks, two packs of microwave popcorn, two jumbo Rice Krispy bars, one bag Bits & Bites, one bag trail mix, one bag Two Bite brownies, and 4 packs of ear plugs for quiet study time anywhere.

Health Nut Box | $35.00

One box of gluten free granola bars, 4 pieces of organic fruit, two bottles Zico coconut water, RW Garcia GF flax chips, two packages Pane Rizo GF almond biscotti, a healthy box of treats.

Feel Better Under the Weather Box | $35.00

Everything you need for a rainy Vancouver day with a cold. One half dozen house-made chocolate chip cookies, Halls lemon drops, two Fair Trade hot chocolate packets, apple and orange juice, three Kleenex pocket packs, two apples and two oranges and a puzzle book & pen.

Fair Trade Box | $35.00

Cadbury chocolate buttons, two Steaz Fair Trade iced teas, four Camino Fair Trade hot chocolate, ten assorted Fair Trade Zhena’s Gypsy Teas, four assorted Kind Bars.

Fresh Fruit Box | $29.50

Blue Monkey coconut chips, 8 pieces of fruit, two cans of Steaz Fair Trade iced tea, and one bag of trail mix. A great gift for any occasion.

Please Note:
 All baking may have come in contact with nuts. Please ask about ingredients if you have concerns. 


UCare Special Occasion Cakes

Cake Prices

9 inch round | $25.00
9 inch x 13 inch | $35.00
Gluten Free Cake | $50 (requires 5 days notice, cannot be personalized)


Cake Types

Chocolate Cake—Chocolate sponge cake with fresh chocolate cream, personalized for any occasion.

Vanilla Cake—Vanilla sponge cake with fresh vanilla cream, personalized for any occasion.

Carrot Cake—Carrot cake with cream cheese icing, personalized for any occasion.

Please Note:
 All cake orders include, birthday candles, plates, cutlery and napkins to share the occasion. All Special Occasion Cakes may have come in contact with nuts. Please ask about ingredients if you have concerns. 

UCare Seasonal Celebration Selections
Halloween | $22.50

Six hand dipped sugar cookies, two Cadbury Scream Eggs, and assorted mini Halloween goodies.

Christmas | $22.50 | December 1 to 15

Six hand dipped sugar cookies, one Toblerone bar, a mini pack of Christmas Chocolates, and a unique Christmas Ornament.

Valentines Day | $22.50 | February 14

Six hand dipped sugar cookies, and a small chocolate box with a personalized Valentine from you.

Chinese New Year | $28.88 | February 16 to 23

Eight mandarin oranges, Golden Bonbon Nougat, a red envelope with a crisp $5 bill, many chocolate coins, with a Gung Hay Fat Choy wall hanging.

Easter | $22.50 | March 30 to April 2

Six hand dipped sugar cookies, two Kinder eggs, and a package of Peeps marshmallow treats.

Please Note:
 All baking may have come in contact with nuts. Please ask about ingredients if you have concerns. 

UBC Bakery Order

Looking for sweet treats delivered straight to your door?

Scholar’s Catering is run by UBC and delivers freshly baked goods on campus. Choose between housemade macarons, cakes, galettes, tarts, cookies, parfaits, and more. Custom birthday cakes are also available.

UBC Food Services Gift Card

If your gift recipient likes tasty beverages and delicious meals and snacks, they’ll love our UBC Gift Card!

Accepted at all UBC Food Services locations, gift cards can be purchased at our locations for any denomination of $10 or more. For large quantities, 50 or more, minimum 2 business days advanced notice required. For purchases with a JV or from afar, please email us or phone 604.822.2811 for confirmation on delivery date.

Gift cards are not accepted or available at our campus partner locations and the UBC Bookstore. We do not mail gift cards—if purchased by phone or email, the gift card must be picked up in person at our main office.

Eligible Gift Card Locations

Bento Sushi

Caffe Perugia

Daily Dose

Harvest Deli & Market

Hero Coffee & Market

Hungry Nomad

Ike’s Café

IRC Snack Bar

Law Cafe

The Loop Cafe

Magma Cafe



Open Kitchen at Orchard Commons

Pacific Poke

Point Grill


Sauder Exchange Café


Stir It Up

School of Fish

The Dog House

Tim Hortons

Totem Dining Room

Triple O’s at David Lam

Gather at Place Vanier