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Climate conversations

Student and co-developer of climate science program share unique perspectives

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Making an impact

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Undergraduate applications

UVic is still accepting undergraduate applications for September 2024 for most programs. Check the EducationPlannerBC website to see if your program is still open.

Spanish polar research vessel, BIO Hespérides.

Research partnership in the Antarctic

Ocean Networks Canada journeys to the Southern Ocean, bringing ocean conditions data to the world. Read about the valuable information to come from this partnership.

Educator Sherri-Lynn Yazbeck talks to a child on the playground at the UVic Child Care Centre.

UVic makes top employer list

Affordable child care close to campus provides a huge benefit for students and employees. Read more about what makes UVic a great place to work.

Look forward from here

Undergraduate co-op students on the Aquatic Invasive Species Team hiking to Johnson lake to test for Zebra mussels. Mountains and forest in the background. Students are hiking through a grass meadow.

Undergraduate studies

UVic offers undergraduate degrees, certificates and diplomas for students straight out of high school or transferring from other post-secondary institutions.

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Graduate studies

UVic is home to over 3,500 students studying in over 160 graduate programs, with a reputation for quality and innovation that’s respected around the world.

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Territory acknowledgement

We acknowledge and respect the Lək̓ʷəŋən (Songhees and Esquimalt) Peoples on whose territory the university stands, and the Lək̓ʷəŋən and W̱SÁNEĆ Peoples whose historical relationships with the land continue to this day.

Rankings & reputation

#1

Canadian comprehensive university for graduate employability

#1

IN CANADA FOR MAKING RESEARCH ACCESSIBLE TO THE PUBLIC

#1

IN NORTH AMERICA FOR INTERNATIONAL RESEARCH COLLABORATION

TOP 10

SUSTAINABLE INDEX RANKING FOR AIR AND CLIMATE IN NORTH AMERICA

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