Future students

Find your edge in UVic's School of Child and Youth Care.

Why choose child and youth care at UVic?

UVic is an acknowledged leader in this broad and rapidly evolving field. With more than forty years of history, our school is home to one of the oldest undergraduate programs of its kind in North America. Our masters and PhD programs are also Canadian firsts. 

You'll benefit from a collaborative and supportive environment, while developing the skills and knowledge needed to enhance children, youth, family and community well-being. You'll be exposed to cutting edge research and interdisciplinary scholarship, explore program design and policy development, and learn effective communication and advocacy skills. Apply your developing knowledge through the many experiential learning opportunities led by our award-winning faculty and instructors.

As a graduate of our programs, you will join the ranks of our inspiring, motivated and sought-after alumni who are found both at the front edge of practice and in leadership positions at local, national and international levels. 

Find out what UVic's School of Child and Youth Care can offer you.