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

 

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What:     Mini Golfing wiith the Global Community

Where:   Blenkinsop Adventure Mini Golf

When:    Monday, July 4th from 2:00pm – 5:30pm

The Global Community invites you to celebrate summer at Blenkinsop Adventure Mini Golf on Monday, July 4th.  Practice your putt and have loads of fun navigating your way through the castle, cottage and winding greens.  We will meet at UVic at 2:00pm and then travel together as a group by public bus so please bring your UVic ONECard or $5.00 for bus fare. Please also bring $8.00 to cover your admission (which includes the equipment you will need). 

Blenkinsop Adventure Mini-Golf has ice-cream, popsicles, pop and water available for purchase. You can pay by cash, debit or credit card or if you prefer, bring your own snacks and water.  Please note, travelling to Blenkinsop Adventure Mini Golf involves about 15-20 minutes of walking each way, plus walking along the course. Please wear comfortable shoes. If you would prefer to meet us there, please contact gcmentor@uvic.ca for details.

This event is guaranteed to make you smile, so we hope you’ll join us! Please register with your netlink ID and password using this link.

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