On-campus events

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Throughout the year we host special on-campus events for Canadian studentson-campus events for international students, and events for all students interested in attending UBC. These occasions give you the chance to connect one-to-one with current students, faculty, and advisors to have your questions answered and to get a sense of what it’s like to be a UBC student.

You’ll discover why UBC is consistently ranked among the top 40 research universities in the world. Plus, you’ll experience its rich learning environment and learn more about student life and your wide-ranging opportunities inside and outside the classroom.

We look forward to meeting you.


On-campus events for Canadian students


Destination UBC Vancouver, Vancouver campus

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


UBC Welcomes You

Excited about attending UBC? UBC Welcomes You is a half-day informational event at UBC’s Vancouver campus where you’ll get your questions answered, connect with the UBC community, and start preparing for life as a UBC student before you arrive in the fall.

Can my parents come?

Absolutely. Parent-specific programming and sessions are available to help your parents learn how they can support you in your transition to UBC.

Where

UBC’s Vancouver campus

When

April 2019


Destination UBC Aboriginal Student Welcome

If you are a First Nations, Métis, or Inuit high school student in Canada, Destination UBC is your chance to visit UBC’s Vancouver campus and connect with the Aboriginal community before you arrive in the fall. During this weekend-long event, we’ll give you advice on transitioning to university life, and connect you with current students in your faculty or degree who can share helpful insider tips.

Can my parents come?

Absolutely. Parent-specific programming and sessions are available to help your parents learn how they can support you in your transition to UBC.

Where

UBC’s Vancouver campus

When

April 2019


On-campus events for international students


Campus tour 2017


US Thanksgiving 2018

Our US Thanksgiving event provides an excellent opportunity for students currently studying in the United States to connect with current students, staff, and advisors to learn about undergraduate academic programs, admissions information, scholarship opportunities, and more. You’ll also get a taste of what you can look forward to as an undergraduate student inside and outside the classroom. The program includes:

  • A campus tour led by current UBC undergraduate students.
  • Lunch with UBC students, staff, and advisors who can answer questions about student life and your programs of interest.
  • An opportunity to learn about admission requirements and awards opportunities, plus a summary of the application process.
  • A panel with current UBC undergraduate students who can provide their “real life” perspectives on UBC.
  • An introduction to UBC’s innovative facilities, vibrant campus life, and supportive student services and resources.

Where

UBC’s Vancouver campus

When

Friday, November 23, 2018

How to register

Registration will open in fall 2018.