Accountability

Transforming Indigenous education

In 2017/18, Indigenous students made up 5.7% of the student popuation

Graph showing Indigenous enrolment growth. In 2017/18, there are 1200 undergraduate and graduate students, up from approximately 1050 in 2012/13

Attracting students from 129 countries

International enrolment

Graph showing international enrolment growth. In 2018, enrolment is 3500 undergraduate and graduate students, up from 2500 in 2013


A Canadian research leader

Total research income (in millions) 2017/18

Pie chart showing 118.6 million research income total: $62.4 million from contracts and other; $31.4 million from federal tri-councils and CRCs; $20.9 million from CFI; $3.8 million from BCKDF


Supporting student success

Sources of student financial support (in millions) 2017/18

Pie chart showing $36.4 million in student support: $16.4 million UVic operating budget, $7.5 million in donor support, 12.5 million in sponsored research


Paths to employment

Employment rates by degree area—two years after graduation

UVic graduates by faculty Employment rate Average annual income
Business 91% $62,334
Education 86% $48,177
Engineering 92% $75,833
Fine Arts 88% $45,042
Human & Social Development 96% $64,858
Humanities 85% $41,774
Law 100% $84,633
Science 70% $52,264
Social Sciences 86% $48,156
UVic total 87% $57,647

Building skills and careers

Co-op and community service learning placements by employer type

Graph showing co-op placement growth by employer type: (lowest first) municipal, non-profit, federal, provincial, and private business. In 2017/18, there were 4000 placements, up from less than 3000 in 2012/13


Investing in the future

Endowment funds (in millions)

Graph showing endowment funds growth: from 325 million in 2013 to 450 million in 2018


Sound financing for our university

Revenues by source 2017/18

Pie chart showing $634 million

Expenditures by fund 2017/18

Pie chart showing $596 million total


High levels of satisfaction

2017 graduate survey—two years after graduation

Two pie charts showing student satisfaction: 92% of recent UVic grads satisfied or very satisfied with overall program; 94% of recent UVic grads satisfied or very satisfied with quality of instruction


UVic facts and figures

icon21,800 students (undergraduate and graduate)

icon900 full-time faculty members

icon531 patents filed to date

icon1,065 invention disclosures to date

icon169 start-up companies to date

icon$3.7 billion UVic annual economic impact

icon115th in the world and the top university in Canada, across all sciences, for international research collaboration (Leiden)



In the top global rankings

Table showing UVic's global rankings