School counsellors

There are a number of ways for high school counsellors to keep up to date on the latest news from UVic, from our counsellor bulletins to our annual UVic High School Counsellor Conference and Counsellor Brunches. We do our best to keep in touch with counsellors and value the feedback you provide to us on how best to meet students' needs.

If you have specific questions or would like to book an appointment with one of our recruitment officers, please email or call us at 250-721-8949.

From September to January, UVic hosts special events for high school counsellors on our campus and in cities across Canada. Meet with us at an event near you!

Date Location Event Recruiter
Sep. 23 Edmonton, AB Study Out West counsellor breakfast Brian
Sep. 25 Langley, BC PSI-BC Counsellor Event Derushka, John, Lauren
Sep. 28 Victoria, BC CUE Victoria Counsellor Event Heather
Oct. 7 Toronto, ON Study Out West counsellor breakfast Jesse
Oct. 9 Ottawa, ON Study Out West counsellor breakfast Jesse
Oct. 9 Kamloops, BC PSI-BC Counsellor Event Shane
Oct. 16 Victoria, BC UVic High School Counsellor Conference Heather
Oct. 16 Regina, SK Study Out West counsellor breakfast Jesse
Nov. 4 Winnipeg, MB Study Out West counsellor breakfast Andrea
Nov. 6 Nanaimo, BC PSI-BC Counsellor Event Heather
Nov. 9-10 Toronto, ON OSCA 2015 Conference Jesse
Nov. 24 Kelowna, BC UVic Counsellor Brunch Brian
Nov. 27 Calgary, AB UVic Counsellor Brunch Brian
Dec. 2 Burnaby, BC UVic Counsellor Brunch Derushka, John, Hannah

Dates and locations for events in January will be announced in December.

From September to June, we publish a newsletter specifically for Canadian school counsellors, covering updates to our admissions information and the ongoing changes in our campus and community.

Sign up today by e-mailing us at with your name, email address, school name and province. Please use "e-bulletin sign-up" as the subject line.

Check out our travel and events schedule to see if and when our recruiters are visiting your school/region. We're looking forward to meeting both you and your students!

Encourage your students to visit UVic and talk to us in person. Options range from daily campus tours to our Discover UVic recruiting events.

Teachers and counsellors can also arrange customized tours for groups of students through our Welcome Centre.