You're making an impact

Thank you for giving to UVic

Last year, 4,623 of you gave to UVic. In this video, you'll see how together you are supporting students all across campus, from future engineers to the next generation of teachers and even athletes. We think that's pretty amazing! 

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Lisa Surridge gave to honour former dean.

Remembering Andrew Rippin

“Philanthropy to me is a way of reaching out beyond myself and my family to a wider world,” says Dr. Lisa Surridge, associate dean of academic in the Faculty of Humanities, “A way to create a legacy that is meaningful to you.”

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Writer donates archives to UVic Special Collections

The archives of Dr. Edith Iglauer—acclaimed journalist, author and activist—are now available at UVic for learning and research, providing a scholarly resource for researchers studying literature, politics, history and the writing process. 

A woman of words
UVic distance student aims to change the narrative for Indigenous youth

Changing the Narrative

UVic distance Student aims to change the narrative Indigenous youth hear about post-secondary.

Santanna's story
Lamya Islam

Women in Economics Graduate Scholarship

Lamya's strory
Student Ambassadors celebrate the year

Student Ambassadors give to students in need

Using profits from selling flowers and frames at convocation, the student-led group is donating $1,000 to the Student Emergency Fund. The fund offers support to students who are in financial crises and need immediate assistance.

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Every gift you make to UVic has an impact

Your donation can encourage students to achieve amazing things. Your donation can inspire researchers to solve big questions. Your donation, quite simply, can change the world.

Ways to give


Donations to the University of Victoria can take many forms, from one-time gifts of cash or donations in kind, to planned gifts through one’s will. We would be happy to discuss in confidence how you can make a donation.

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Our priorities

Our priority

As a donor to UVic, you have many options to decide where your gift should go. We are committed to providing students an accessible outstanding education. Each faculty and department has capital needs.

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Impact of giving

Impact of giving

Our goal is to actively recruit and retain outstanding students from diverse regions and backgrounds and to remove all barriers to admission and retention other than academic and creative potential.

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