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Explore The Great Indoors

Explore The Great Indoors, a new site that puts the UVic community’s knowledge and creativity at the fingertips of everyone working and studying from home.

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Amanda Vick (Gitxsan)

World's first Indigenous law degree

Amanda Vick (Gitxsan), a second-year student in the UVic joint degree program in Canadian Common Law and Indigenous Legal Orders, aims to change the legal landscape in Canada

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Canada’s greenest civil engineering

Heather Buckley, green chemist and engineering professor, creates tools for better monitoring of drinking water contaminants and safer water treatment.

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Brad Buckham on a boat in the harbour

Climate, ocean and clean energy research

Brad Buckham’s West Coast Wave Initiative, a multi-partner project, examines how wave energy technologies can integrate within a hydro-diesel energy system to cut emissions and foster community growth.

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Preparing students for the workplace

Biochemistry co-op student Yunkun Li gains real-world experience at the Agassiz Research and Development Centre of Agriculture and Agri-food Canada, working with renowned research scientist Dr. Aimé Messiga.

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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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Research that matters

With over 160 different graduate programs, you can explore important topics that interest you while getting field experience and hands-on with the latest technologies.

Graduate studies
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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

Become a UVic student

The next chapter in your story unfolds here, at the University of Victoria.

Put it all together, and you've got an advantage that can boost your career to new heights.

That's your UVic Edge. And you can only find it here.

Undergraduate studies

With over 80 programs and a thriving community, UVic provides a fantastic learning environment for students coming straight from high school or transferring from other post-secondary institutions.

Undergraduate studies

Graduate studies

UVic's Faculty of Graduate Studies is home to over 3500 students studying in over 160 graduate programs, with a reputation for quality and innovation that's respected around the globe.

Graduate studies

Continuing studies &
professional development

Take the next step on your journey with continuing studies and professional-development programs at UVic. Learn skills that will benefit your current job, or head down an entirely new career path. It's up to you!

Continuing studies & professional development

Indigenous-focused studies

Learn about and protect our history through studies in Indigenous culture, and introduce Indigenous communities to the latest research and techniques in areas such as governance, youth care and education.

Indigenous-focused studies

Take a virtual tour of UVic

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