External Relations

Keeping in touch with students and alumni

Our alumni programs encourage graduates and students to keep active in the life of the university.

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Your gifts can make a difference

Giving to UVic can help create bright futures.

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Celebrating our graduates

Convocation is an exciting time for graduates and their families.

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Government relations

Working with government

We promote the relevance of research and teaching at the University of Victoria to government in order to gain support and funding.

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Communications + Marketing

Putting UVic's best face forward

Communications + Marketing helps build UVic's reputation with key target audiences.

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Supporting the community

UVic supports the community in ways like this fundraising walk, held on campus for the Victoria Autism Society.

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About us

External Relations is the division of the university responsible for promoting strong and responsive relationships between the University of Victoria and the external communities it serves.

These relationships support UVic's active engagement in the issues, opportunities and challenges facing our region, our country and our world. We seek to build partnerships with individuals and organizations who share UVic's vision of contributing to the betterment of a rapidly changing global society.

Under the leadership of Carmen Charette, External Relations functions as an integrated team, with the division's seven units working together toward common goals with partners, stakeholders and key audiences on campus and in external communities.