Visit us

The Faculty of Fine Arts can be found on the west side of UVic, near the Multifaith Chapel and Finnerty Gardens. Come visit the Fine Arts complex, which features four purpose-built facilities housing our five departments. Stop for coffee at Art's Place in the lobby of the Fine Arts building, then discover our vibrant community of students, faculty, and staff.   

Here are some useful links to help you get the most of your visit to campus:
  • Be sure to include a campus tour of UVic with experienced and knowledgeable students. Tours are offered daily at 1pm, Monday through Saturday and begin at the UVic Bookstore.
  • Take a walk around campus with this self-guided tour.
  • Or, if you can't make it to UVic, take a virtual tour of campus, where you'll learn about classes, see photos & videos, and learn more with our student guides.
  • You’ll need maps and directions, parking nearby and other useful information.
  • Each year UVic hosts Experience UVic, a campus wide event in mid-May for new students to “test-drive" their potential new university! They and their parents can spend a day learning about campus, visiting the faculty and department they are interested in, taking tours of residence, libraries, and recreation facilities and more. Come early and stay in residence! 
  • If you haven’t discovered it yet, the UVic website has plenty of information, links and personal student blogs and about life at UVic.
  • An online copy of UVic's Admission Preview Handbook with important information about the university in general, tuition and residence.

And if theatre is where your interest lies, our Theatre department also offers a number of specific tour options: