Vice-President Academic and Provost

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New anti-racism grants for faculty, instructors and staff

UVic’s new Anti-Racism Initiative Grant supports the revision of programs, courses, curriculum or learning resources in ways that help fulfill our commitment to the values of equity, diversity and inclusion.

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Award recipients standing with the Provost and VP Research

Scholars celebrated for commitment to justice

Conservationist Chris Darimont and historian Jordan Stanger-Ross are receipients of the 2020 Provost's Award in Engaged Scholarship.

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Supporting faculty members and librarians

You'll find a variety of resources on our website for many of the key areas that you may deal with as a faculty member or librarian at the University of Victoria.

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UVic music instructor Alexander Dunn with the Orontes Quartet on stage

Provost’s Advocacy and Activism Awards

An undergraduate student devoted to addressing violence against women and a long-time teacher and internationally recognized musician are the recipients of the Provost's Advocacy and Activism Award for 2019.

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About VPAC

Our office is responsible for setting the strategic direction and academic priorities of the university and leading UVic's integrated planning process.

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Office of the Vice-President Academic and Provost (VPAC)

Our office is committed to fostering an extraordinary academic environment at the University of Victoria. 

Please contact the appropriate unit below with any further questions you may have.

Core Unit

The Office of the Vice-President Academic and Provost (VPAC) is responsible for setting the academic priorities of the university and leading UVic's integrated planning process.

Academic Planning and Programs Unit

Academic planning and Programs unit works to ensure the quality of current and future academic programs. The unit is also responsible for the enhanced planning tools initiative.

Faculty Relations and Academic Administration Unit

Faculty and librarian relations are delivered through the coordinated efforts of the VPAC office and academic administrators.

Student Affairs

The Division of Student Affairs (STUA) is committed to developing a vibrant and engaging learning community that support both the academic and individual success of our students.