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Chorong Kim and Chong Su Kim walking across the UVic campus in the fall

Congratulations, grads!

During UVic's Fall Convocation ceremonies from Nov. 13-14, a total of 1,493 degrees, certificates and diplomas will be conferred to students.

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Onowa McIvor standing near the water with fall foliage

Supporting Indigenous language revitalization

A new guide by UVic researcher Onowa McIvor invites everyone to embark on an Indigenous language learning journey. McIvor also co-leads the first national project of its kind in Canada.

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Vikes women's field hockey team posing with their championship banner

Vikes field hockey team wins national championship

On Nov. 2, the UVic Vikes women's field hockey team hoisted the McCrae Cup for the first time since 2008 after a 3-1 victory in the U SPORTS National Championships.

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Two UVic students on a bench by the UVic fountain

Why study at UVic?

UVic is one of the most beautiful campuses in the world. It also has a strong sense of community with opportunities to get involved. Asiyah Robinson (left) is President of the Muslim Student Society and Coordinator of Let's Talk Science.

Why study at UVic?
Val Napoleon

UVic launches world's first Indigenous law degree

Feminist, artist, grandmother and embracer of disruption, Val Napoleon is one of the most influential legal scholars in Canada. She's changing legal education and the lawscape of Canada as co-founder of the Indigenous Law Degree Program.

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Some of the student bloggers

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
Devesh Bharadwaj on a West Coast beach in front of a waterfall

Explore your world

Undergraduate student Devesh Bharadwaj came to UVic from India to research how to mix saltwater and freshwater to harness renewable energy. Find out how you too can become a UVic student and make an impact.

Undergraduate admissions
Two students walking across campus

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

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

Territory acknowledgement

cedar basket weaving

UVic acknowledges with respect…

We acknowledge with respect the Lkwungen-speaking peoples on whose traditional territory the University of Victoria stands, and the Songhees, Esquimalt and WSÁNEĆ peoples whose historical relationships with the land continue to this day.

Our Indigenous focus

UVic stories

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Nov. 12-14

Reading Break

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Visual arts grad, new ONC artist

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Nov. 14-16

Building Reconciliation Forum

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Inspired research in the Great Bear Rainforest

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Nov. 14-15

Watch convocation ceremonies

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Palliative care could alleviate harms of homelessness

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RT @cblackst: @ltldrum @PALB2011 @uvic Will be great to see you and I am bringing @SpiritBear to meet you!

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Territory acknowledgement

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ONC tests earthquake early warnings

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