Discover UVic: USA

November 30, 2019

If you're studying at a high school or college in the USA, take a trip to Canada and see what UVic has to offer.

  • Learn about the admission requirements and application process for students studying in US curriculums, as well as:
    • the differences between American and Canadian post-secondary institutions
    • how UVic recognizes AP and IB credits
    • participating in co-operative education
    • opportunities to work and study abroad.
  • Meet current UVic students who will answer your questions about moving to Victoria and what it's like to be a UVic student.
  • Go on a walking tour of our campus led by a UVic student, including a visit to a faculty of your choice.

Find out how UVic can help you accomplish your goals, connect with other future UVic students coming from the US and picture yourself as a member of our community.

Who should attend

  • US high school students in grades 10-12 (including Canadians attending US schools)
  • Students transferring to UVic from US post-secondary institutions


Registration opens in September 2019.


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