Events and activities

Global Community Events

The UVic Global Community initiative coordinates events that are open to all international and domestic students, staff, and faculty! These events aim to share perspectives, celebrate diversity, foster intercultural connections, and cultivate an inclusive and globally minded campus.

Upcoming events

Global Community Events



What:     Global Community PKOLS, Mount Douglas Hike

Where:   PKOLS, Mount Douglas

When:    Wednesday, June 1st from 5:30pm to 8pm

Join the Global Community for a hike up PKOLS, Mount Douglas.  We’ll meet at the mountain’s base at 5:30pm and trek to the top together to take in the breath-taking views of our beautiful city and surrounding islands too.  We’re looking forward to it and we hope you’ll join us ! Please register using your netlink ID and Password here.

Additional Online Activities

The below videos and resources have been compiled from previous workshops, information sessions, and webinars that pertain to your success as a student at UVic:

Academic success for international students

Getting to know your community

International Student Welcome

The below links highlight some of the many online activities, articles, videos, and additional opportunities for entertainment that you can participate in during self-isolation, a lockdown, or in your spare time.

Explore Victoria virtually

Explore online entertainment options

Health and wellness