High school counsellors

There are lots of ways for high school counsellors to stay up to date on the latest news from UVic. We do our best to keep in touch, and value the feedback you provide on how best to meet students' needs.

Recent updates

Ideafest 2020

Join thinkers, innovators and artists from the University of Victoria and beyond for a week-long festival of research, art and innovation. Ideafest 2020 includes 35 events on topics ranging from serious comics and new health technology, to life in a post-truth world. All events are free and open to the public, with no registration required unless otherwise specified.

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Parksville Counsellor Breakfast

Due to challenging weather conditions, our Parksville Counsellor Breakfast has been rescheduled. The new date is Monday, February 3, 2020, and the time and location remain the same:

Welcome back, counsellors!

We hope you and your students had a great first week getting settled in at school. We're excited to begin the new school year and get back on the road, visiting your schools and speaking with your students.

If you have any questions, you can always contact the recruiter for your school or email us at .

Counsellor packages

Our annual counsellor packages are in the mail. If your school doesn't receive a package and you'd like to get one, please contact us at .

UVic counsellor events

Registration is open for our fall and winter counsellor events, and we encourage you to sign up as soon as possible. Note that we've moved our annual counsellor conference into the month of September, so that we can connect with you earlier in the school year.

See below for event dates and registration.

UVic Counsellor Conference, September 27, 2019

Registration is now open for this fall's UVic Counsellor Conference. For 2019, we've moved it up to September 27, so that we can get you the information you need earlier in the school year.

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Counsellor mailing list

Join our mailing list for counsellors at Canadian high schools to receive timely updates on admissions, upcoming events, and other changes at UVic that you and your students need to know about.

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Counsellor conference

Our annual counsellor conference takes place at UVic every September. It's a great opportunity to connect with UVic recruiters, learn about our programs and services, and get the latest news from UVic.

This year's conference was held on Friday, September 27, 2019. Join our mailing list to ensure that you're notified about next year's event.

Counsellor breakfasts

Come to a UVic Counsellor Breakfast to meet the recruitment officer responsible for your region, find out what's new at UVic and get answers to your important questions. Enjoy a complimentary breakfast while we update you on all things UVic, including important dates and deadlines, new scholarship opportunities and more!

City Event details Registration
Lower Mainland BC December 4, 2019
9:00-11:00 a.m.
Hilton Vancouver Metrotown
Parksville, BC February 3, 2020 (rescheduled)
9:00-11:00 a.m.
Beach Club Hotel
Victoria, BC February 20, 2020
9:00-11:30 a.m.
UVic - University Club

School group tours

Do you want to bring your students to UVic? We can help you to schedule a group tour specifically for your school.

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Contact us

Do you have a question about UVic? Contact the recruitment officer responsible for your region, or email us at .