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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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International perspective, global opportunities

UVic has 3,775 international students from 118 countries. We also have exchange opportunities and partnership agreements with organizations in over 60 countries.

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Place matters

Our extraordinary Pacific Rim location breeds a profound passion for exploration. At UVic, learning takes place inside and outside of the classroom.

Discover your edge
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Reshaping tomorrow's classrooms

To demonstrate how underwater cameras and live-streaming technology will revolutionize ocean education, graduate student Mike Irvine defended his Master's project underwater in the Salish Sea.

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Visit UVic from anywhere in the world, virtually

Experience UVic's extraordinary academic environment from your desktop or mobile device. Follow UVic student tour guides as they walk you through the places they live and learn, and see why UVic's the right fit for you.

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Discover your edge

Take a journey through Canada's most extraordinary academic environment where dynamic learning and vital impact come together to give you an edge.

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Future students

Choose UVic and join a community of leaders who are driven by a shared sense of responsibility and a desire to succeed. At UVic, we're only limited by our imaginations.

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