Explore UVic

Saturday, February 1, 2020

Whether you're applying for September 2020 or just thinking ahead, Explore UVic is your chance to see what we're all about.

  • Get an overview of admissions for high school students and transfer students, as well as the next steps after you apply.
  • Visit our information fair to learn about the resources available to you from the moment you arrive until the day you graduate.
  • Join a campus tour to see our residences, First Peoples House, Student Union Building, University Centre and CARSA! Your guide will be a current student who can tell you all about UVic.
  • Visit our faculties to tour their buildings and learn about the academic programs available to you at UVic.
  • Take in a sample lecture or two and experience the classroom for yourself.
  • Participate in a Student Experience Panel to get your questions answered by current UVic students.

Who should attend

  • High school students in grades 10 and 11 starting to research universities
  • High school students in their graduating (Grade 12) years
  • High school graduates ready to begin your post-secondary studies
  • Students transferring to UVic from other post-secondary institutions


Explore UVic runs from 10:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m., but you can choose how long you'll be on campus. Spend the entire day with us, or drop in for a couple of hours when it's convenient. Our schedule of activities will be published closer to the date of the event.


Sign up for Explore UVic today, and start planning your trip to Victoria!

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UVic Student Recruitment is committed to making our events as accessible and barrier-free as possible. If you have any accessibility needs to participate in our events, please provide details when you register and/or contact us at myuvic@uvic.ca.