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West Coast forest

Ideafest returns to UVic, March 4-9

This year's Ideafest festival features over 40 events, including a tour showcasing the Centre for Forest Biology’s fascinating tree research. All events are free and open to the public.

Ideafest 2019
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UVic's Campus Cycling Plan in action

As a guide for future cycling infrastructure, UVic's first ever cycling plan includes bicycle parking, cycling paths and end-of-trip facilities, as well as strategies to improve levels of comfort and safety.

Cycling plan
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Career development programs

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Stay in Canada to work beyond graduation

Are you an international student who is finishing your UVic degree program requirements soon? Would you like to stay in Canada after your graduation to work? You may be eligible for a post-graduation work permit (PGWP)!

Post-Graduation Work Permit Info Session
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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
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Welcome to UVic

New to UVic? Whether you grew up down the street, are transferring from another school or are new to Victoria, you're in for a warm welcome from the whole UVic community when you get here.

New students
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What courses should I take?

Every undergraduate program has specific requirements that must be fulfilled before you graduate. Our program planning worksheets will show you what courses you need to take for your degree.

Program worksheets

Graduate with a great resume

Les Ketchell (earth and ocean sciences) spent a summer co-op work term as a field assistant with First Point Minerals in the Dease Lake region of Northern BC.

Co-operative education

Current students

As a student, it's all about having the right information at the right time. Knowing how to get information when you need it, whether it’s tips on how to study, important dates or access to your student records. And it's not all about the classroom, making time for other activities on campus, such as fitness and clubs, is just as important.

If you can't find the information you need on this website, AskUVic has answers to your top questions!

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