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Elise McRae Coates poses in front of a log on a beach.

Schulich Leader scholars make UVic their choice

Two exceptional BC high-school scholars have received prestigious national scholarship awards to begin post-secondary studies at UVic this September.

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Provost’s Advocacy and Activism Awards

An undergraduate student devoted to addressing violence against women and a long-time teacher and internationally recognized musician are the recipients of the Provost’s Advocacy and Activism Award for 2019.

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Meaghan Crow stands in front of a painted mural that shows cyclists on a path riding in front of trees

Visual Arts student expands campus cycling mural

Third-year Visual Arts student Meaghan Crow was commissioned to expand on the painted Campus Bike Centre mural that was originally painted by Visual Arts student Kyra McLeod in 2015.

Fine arts blog
Dom Dominic surfing

Carving a career with a love of surfing

As head of Surf Canada, Dom Domic (BA ’92, MPA ’96) champions the sport and its athletes as surfing debuts in the 2020 Olympics.

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Patrick Robinson’s parattack team

Grad's mapping tool on track to save lives

UVic geography grad and co-op student Patrick Robinson developed a new mapping app to give him and his fellow "smoke jumpers" more information about the forest fire they're attacking.

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Student ambassadors pose together

Student Ambassadors donate $2,000 to help students

Using profits from selling flowers and frames at convocation, the student-led Student Ambassadors group is donating to the Student Emergency Fund.

The Ring
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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.

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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.

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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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