Public post-secondary institutions in BC are prepared to welcome new and current students for classes in Fall 2020 through a variety of learning methods while continuing to adhere to public health guidelines.
In addition to their current services for students, institutions are also developing supports to ensure a smooth and successful transition into the new learning methods for their programs.
Our Helpdesk will remain available to answer any questions or concerns regarding applications.
Please find links to post-secondary institution websites regarding their response on COVID-19 in our FAQs.
Please find the Ministry of Education regular updates regarding COVID-19 here: Safe & Healthy Schools.
The University of Victoria (UVic) offers a wide range of programs to meet the needs of students from all parts of BC. With a picturesque campus and a medium-sized student body (about 18,000) UVic includes faculties of: Sciences, Fine Arts, Human and Social Development, Humanities, Business, Education, Engineering and Law, and is a national leader in co-operative education.
FACILITY/SERVICE HIGHLIGHTS: UVic has many athletic and recreational facilities, including: a large stadium; an ice rink; indoor and outdoor pools; racquet sports courts; a dance studio; fitness/weight training centre; and a sailing compound and rowing centre. Services available to students include: interfaith chaplaincy; health services centre; three child care centres; extensive on-campus housing; off-campus housing registry; student employment centre; and national and internal student exchange program coordination.