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Bright minds, big ideas

Join UVic thinkers, innovators and artists for a free, week-long festival of world-changing ideas.

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A blog for students, by students

Life for a university student isn’t just essays, exams and ramen noodles. Follow the daily lives of 23 undergraduate students, one blog post at a time.

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The Edge is here

UVic students and researchers are driving change around the world, powered by the UVic Edge. Partner with us on solutions to the issues that matter to people, places and the planet.

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Visit UVic from anywhere in the world, virtually

Experience UVic's extraordinary academic environment from your desktop or mobile device. Follow UVic student tour guides as they walk you through the places they live and learn, and see why UVic's the right fit for you.

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Discover your edge

Learn by doing in an extraordinary academic environment. And make an impact on people, places and the planet. That's the UVic Edge and it's the foundation of your UVic experience.

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International perspective, global opportunities

UVic has 3,775 international students from 118 countries. We also have exchange opportunities and partnership agreements with organizations in over 60 countries.

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Research that matters

Join the more than 3,000 graduate students studying at our extraordinary academic environment and make an impact on issues that matter to people, places and the planet. (Photo: Scott Stevenson)

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Phoenix rising

UVic's acclaimed theatre department celebrates 50 years of innovation, on stage and off.

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Dynamic, hands-on learning; research that makes a vital impact; and discovery and innovation in Canada's most extraordinary academic environment provide an Edge that can't be found anywhere else.

Learn more about the UVic Edge. Become a student. Partner with us.

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Dynamic learning

Dynamic learning creates a natural advantage for our students.

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Vital impact

We tackle essential issues that matter—to people, places and the planet.

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Extraordinary environment

Our environment inspires us to defy boundaries and innovate in exciting ways.

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RT @GillGradSchool: If you could spend a year studying, #travelling & getting a master's, what would that year look like https://t.co/mFgOB

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Students: Apply for funds to travel abroad

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