For high school counsellors

We want high school counsellors like you to feel ready and equipped to advise your students on all things UBC. Get important dates and deadlines delivered directly to your inbox with the UBC Updates newsletter, download the latest Undergraduate Viewbook, or connect with us in person at an event in your area.

UBC Updates newsletter

Interested in keeping up with UBC? Find everything you need to advise your students on admissions, options, and resources on both campuses in the UBC Updates newsletter. This regular e-newsletter highlights important dates, deadlines, events, and updates from September to June.

 

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UBC Undergraduate Viewbook

Learn more about UBC’s two distinctive campuses, explore the wide range of degree programs and specializations, and get a sense of the University’s admission requirements and application process in this year’s Viewbook.

 

2020 UBC Undergraduate Viewbook
3.5 MB PDF
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UBC counsellor information days

Get admission updates from UBC and let us know how we can support you and your students.

 

City Location Date Time
Prince George Courtyard by Marriott September 26, 2019 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Victoria Arbutus Ridge Golf Club October 8, 2019 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Vancouver University Golf Club October 17, 2019 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Kelowna UBC’s Okanagan campus October 22, 2019 11:30 am – 2:30 pm
Edmonton Delta Hotels Edmonton South Conference Centre October 18, 2019 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Calgary Heritage Park November 15, 2019 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Winnipeg Fort Gary Hotel November 6, 2019 12:00 am – 1:30 pm
Toronto Weston Golf and Country Club November 1, 2019 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Regina Hotel Saskatchewan, Autograph Collection October 30, 2019 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Saskatoon Delta Hotels Bessborough November 1, 2019 9:00 am – 10:30 am

 

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Post-Secondary BC counsellor events

Get admission updates from UBC and other BC post-secondary institutions, and let us know how we can support you and your students.

 

City Location Date Time
Richmond/Vancouver Kwantlen Polytechnic University (Richmond campus) September 19, 2019 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Fraser Valley Trinity Western University September 20, 2019 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Kelowna UBC’s Okanagan campus October 1, 2019 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Prince George College of New Caledonia October 3, 2019 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Kamloops Thompson Rivers University November 15, 2019 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Nanaimo Vancouver Island University (Nanaimo campus) November 22, 2019 9:00 am – 11:30 am

CUE BC counsellor events

Get admission updates from UBC and other BC post-secondary institutions, and let us know how we can support you and your students.

 

City Location Date Time
Victoria Westin Bear Mountain September 30, 2019 8:30 am – 2:00 pm
Burnaby Delta Hotels Burnaby October 8, 2019 8:30 am – 2:00 pm

Counsellor resources

Learn more about UBC’s undergraduate application process, how we evaluate applications, and important information and deadlines to help you advise your students.

UBC event presentations

BC counsellors
14 MB PDF
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Ontario counsellors
12 MB PDF
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Counsellors in the rest of Canada
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Personal Profile questions

personal profile, ubc application

Meeting UBC’s minimum general and degree-specific requirements does not guarantee that a student will receive an offer. That’s where the Personal Profile section of our online application comes in. This is a student’s chance to tell us about their life and accomplishments, and what those experiences have taught them.

See UBC’s Personal Profile questions >>

How we evaluate applications

A competitive university like UBC receives more applications than can be accommodated. We wish we could admit all qualified applicants, but we just don’t have the space.

Find out how UBC evaluates applications >>