Become an undergraduate student

Students walking through the transit hub at UVic.

Discover your edge

Take a journey through Canada’s most extraordinary academic environment where dynamic learning and vital impact come together to give you an edge.

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Screencap of the virtual tour showing a student tour guide in front of the library

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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My UVic Life features blogs from 18 undergrad students.

Ever wonder what it's like to be a UVic student?

Follow the daily lives of 18 undergraduate students, one blog post at a time.

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Dylan Collins, 2014 Rhodes Scholar and UVic graduate

Dylan Collins, 2014 Rhodes Scholar

"At UVic everyone is thinking, everyone I know is engaged and interested in improving the world. It's a culture of community, caring and general moral force where you'll be challenged to do something greater."

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Tania Akter, UVic software engineering student

Tania Akter, Software Engineering

"People at UVic make you feel like you truly belong here. It's a tight community and the perfect size for anyone who wants to do well at university."

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Andrew Hendrickson, UVic kinesiology student and varsity athlete

Andrew Hendrickson, Kinesiology

"The reason UVic is one of the best universities in Canada is because it's filled with people with an insatiable urge to be better, smarter, stronger and willing to go that extra step to find out what the answers to the really big questions are."

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It's impossible not to shine in a community of sweeping imaginations and achieved goals. When all is said and done, the heart of your UVic degree will be an education in citizenship, flexibility, diverse opinions, adventure, research and a balanced lifestyle.

And we can't wait for you to start.

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