Find your edge in UVic's Department of History.

Dive into the past, shape the future

History is crucial to understanding the paths that brought societies to where they are today. It gives us the tools to reflect on who we are, where we have come from and where we might go.

Participate in field schools abroad, dig into archives, get involved in local and Indigenous community outreach or participate in digital mapping and public history projects.

Undergraduates can choose from an honoursmajor or general/minor degree. We also offer a master's degree and PhD program.

Learn more about studying with the Department of History.