Future undergraduate students

Economics student in the library
Whatever the discipline, social sciences can help you explore themes and issues that are important to you.

In social sciences at UVic, you'll be part of a diverse community of active thinkers and doers. You'll have exciting opportunities to engage in research and participate in co-op and other community activities. You'll study essential issues that matter to people, places and the planet.

Our programs

Our undergraduates can choose from different general, major and minor programs leading to both BA and BSc degrees. We also offer options for interdisciplinary studiesjoint degrees and diploma programs.

Our faculty is the largest on campus and divided into seven units:

Academic advising is available through the Advising Centre and from each of the departments within the faculty.