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On shaky ground

UVic-led research reveals a new earthquake risk lurking beneath the Victoria region.

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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.

MyUVic Life blog
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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.

Virtual tour
Three co-op students

Co-op students of the year

Innovative, aspiring and motivated to make a positive impact—these are the qualities shared by three extraordinary UVic co-op students.

The Ring
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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)

Become a UVic grad student
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Preparing students for success

The world is interconnected and ever-evolving. Learning should be too. At UVic, every student is immersed in dynamic learning that's fuelled by research-inspired insights and personal, hands-on experiences.

Dynamic learning
Woman looking at the Douglas Treaties

Historic gathering on Indigenous and treaty rights

The first-ever Lekwungen and SENĆOŦEN translations of the Douglas Treaties were presented at a historic event last month.

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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

Dynamic learning creates a natural advantage for our students.

Dynamic learning

Vital impact

Vital impact

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

Vital impact

Extraordinary environment

Extraordinary environment

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

Extraordinary environment

UVic stories

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UVic anthropology show the relationship between therapy dogs and patients.

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Alcohol + energy drinks = increased risk: study

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Holocaust Studies at UVic

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Best things about living in residence

Student blog post by Moira

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President Cassels highlights some of the federal budget's impacts on post-secondary ed: https://t.co/wUlTx6iThp

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Victoria Hand Project is top finalist in Google Impact Challenge Canada

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Slaughter Cup champions

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Geography field trip

Student blog post by Levi

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