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

The Global Community is offering a variety of events this January. Come join us as we celebrate Lunar New Year, learn about succeeding in the Canadian job market, go ice skating, hang out at socials, and take academic workshops to prepare for the new term! Make sure to join us at our weekly GC Social Drop-Ins as we have some tea, play games, and make new connections. Check out the full events calendar for more details and make sure to register on the Engage platform.


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