A university of partnerships

Co-op student with supervisor

Celebrating our 75,000th co-op placement

Co-operative education plays a major role at UVic, with one in three students taking part. Forty years after launching one of Canada's largest co-op programs, we're celebrating our 75,000th co-op placement.

75,000 co-op students
Centre for Interprofessional Clinical Simulation Learning

New hospital facility enhances health care learning

The new $2.9-million Centre for Interprofessional Clinical Simulation Learning is a partnership between UVic's School of Nursing, UBC's Faculty of Medicine and Island Health.

Hospital simulation centre
CfAR director

Unmanned aircraft research flies high

Since its launch, UVic's Centre for Aerospace Research has become a Canadian leader in UAV research, design and testing. The centre's industrial partners include Bombardier Aerospace, Meggitt Training Systems Canada, Rigid Robotics, Terra Remote Sensing, Brican Flight Systems, and Boeing.

Funding announcement
BC Ferries vessel

Oceanography on the move

UVic's Ocean Networks Canada teams up with BC Ferries to monitor ocean conditions and collect data in the Strait of Georgia.

Media release


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