Distance education programs

Stay in your community while you earn your degree. UVic has degrees, diplomas and certificate programs specially designed for students enrolled in online distance programs and for instructors who develop and deliver online distance courses.

Continuing Studies education at UVic

Undergraduate degrees by distance

Graduate degrees by distance

Education for teachers

Diploma programs by distance

Certificate programs by distance

Graduate professional certificates by distance

Student experiences

Tammy ThielmanTammy Thielman recently completed her Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) as a distance student from Salmon Arm, BC, where she lives with husband and children on 20 acres.

Tammy's area of interest is mental health and she plans obtain a master's degree next from UVic, her favourite university. Tammy is just one of the many mature students with families who are able to complete a meaningful degree while staying in her home community, where her family has deep roots. Read Tammy's blog.