Foster respect and reconciliation

The University of Victoria will be a global leader in creating better opportunities for Indigenous students, entering respectful educational and research partnerships with Indigenous communities, and advancing respect, reconciliation and mutual understanding.

Over the next five years we will:

  1. Strategy4.1

    Implement and advance the applicable calls to action of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission and the goals of our own Indigenous Plan.

  2. Strategy4.2

    Develop new pathways for access to higher education for Indigenous students.

  3. Strategy4.3

    Increase the number and success of Indigenous students, faculty, staff and leaders at UVic by developing priority recruitment strategies across the university, along with programs to support success.

  4. Strategy4.4

    Implement transformative programs to provide a welcoming, inclusive campus environment for all, and include the entire university community in Indigenous-engaged learning to promote mutual understanding and respect.

  5. Strategy4.5

    Foster respectful partnerships with Indigenous communities, governments and organizations— developing and supporting educational and research programs that align community needs and priorities with UVic strengths and capabilities.