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Student resources

UVic offers a wide range of student supports for undergraduate and graduate students, including academic advising, career services, mental health resources and financial aid.

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Finish the term with success

From study tips to wellness resources, UVic has services and supports to help you through exams.


Notices & news

Flag lowered in honour of Rod Dobell

The university flag will be lowered on Apr. 24 in honour of Dr. Rod Dobell.

Open UVic reaches STARS Platinum sustainability rating

UVic reaches STARS Platinum sustainability rating

UVic has become one of only 14 post-secondary institutions in the world to reach a STARS Platinum sustainability rating. The ranking celebrates UVic’s holistic approach to sustainability and how...

Open UVic welcomes 2024 budget’s research support

UVic welcomes 2024 budget’s research support

The University of Victoria (UVic) is welcoming investments to support Canadian research and innovation detailed by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau during a campus visit on Friday that included meeting...

Cougar sighting

A cougar sighting has been reported in Mystic Vale around 10 pm on Thursday, April 18. Please be aware of your surroundings and use caution while using the trails or wooded areas.

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Health & wellness

You have access to a range of health and wellness support services while you’re here.

Academic & program advising

If you have questions about your program or need help with planning your degree, an academic adviser can help. Advisers offer guidance, information on academic requirements and resources.

Dynamic learning

Join our co-op program, get experience in field schools and practicums, or go on exchange with one of our 300+ partner universities.

Learn Anywhere

UVic Learn Anywhere provides information about resources and services to support your online learning experience.

Campus resources

Explore some of the key campus services for students.

Graduating students

You must apply for graduation, whether you want to take part in the convocation ceremony or not. You can’t graduate if you don’t apply.

Emergency contacts

If you need immediate help, use these contacts:

Ambulance, fire, police: 9-1-1
Campus security or 250-721-7599
Safe Walk Program or 250-721-7599
Sexualized Violence or 250-721-8786

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Territory acknowledgement

We acknowledge and respect the Lək̓ʷəŋən (Songhees and Esquimalt) Peoples on whose territory the university stands, and the Lək̓ʷəŋən and W̱SÁNEĆ Peoples whose historical relationships with the land continue to this day.