The Farquhar at UVic

We are thrilled to celebrate the successes and hard work of  students with the return of in person Graduation Ceremonies with local high schools and UVic Spring and Alumni Convocation taking place this month.

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An Evening with Dr. Jane Goodall

Dr. Goodall recounts her unique experiences as a young woman working alone in the rainforest and her hope for a better future. June 24

An Evening with Dr. Jane Goodall
Nicholas Kristof

Nicholas Kristof

Capital Daily Live presents Nicholas Kristof, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and long-time New York Times political commentator on June 27

Nicholas Kristof

Seek culture, creativity, community. Find it at the Farquhar at UVic.


From performances, lectures, recitals to video & audio recording and live streaming, the Farquhar Auditorium offers many rental opportunities outside of University use.  The venue features a beautiful acoustic environment (the only one of its kind on Vancouver Island), a 2000 square foot stage and full services in audio, video and stage lighting. 




  • Face coverings are optional however continue to be encouraged in our public settings.
  • Please stay home if you are not feeling well. Contact the UVic Ticket Centre to arrange a refund prior to the event.
  • Concession and Coatcheck services are not available at this time.


UVIC is commited to providing a safe and healthy environment to all visitors of the campus. To read more on UVic’s communicable disease safety plan visit



Interested in a venue booking? Email ca to inquire.



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