Tours, events, and info sessions

Connect with UBC to discover whether this is the right place for you to learn, live, and grow. Explore one of our two picturesque campuses, attend a visit specific to your school, meet with an advisor, or immerse yourself in a virtual tour.

Campus tours and on-campus events

Campus tours

Take a guided tour of UBC’s Vancouver and Okanagan campuses and experience first-hand the elements that shape a global top 40 university, and get your questions answered. In light of COVID-19, UBC is now offering live tours online. To view all upcoming tours and to register, visit the Future Student Portal’s Tours and events page and select the “On campus” tab.

On-campus events

Canadian students and international students are invited to join us on campus for special events that connect you with current students, staff, and advisors to learn about undergraduate academic programs, scholarship opportunities, and more. Please note that UBC will not be holding on-campus events in 2020 due to COVID-19.

School group tours

We offer special tours for school groups, giving students the chance to be guided through campus by one of our friendly and knowledgeable student ambassadors, who will be happy to answer questions and share their UBC experiences. Please note that UBC will not be holding on-campus events in 2020 due to COVID-19.

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Online regional events

UBC recruiters and advisors visit locations across the globe to connect with students and their families. With the current outbreak of COVID-19, we are now holding these region-specific events online. At these events, you’ll learn what life is like as a UBC student, and get valuable information on academic programs, admission requirements, and the application process.

Online info sessions

Advisors and students regularly hold online sessions, making it easy to get answers to all of your UBC questions. You’ll enjoy a comfortable, interactive space for you to ask questions and soak up the crucial information you need to know about the application process – from learning about UBC and submitting your application, to accepting an offer and getting ready for your first year on campus.

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Virtual tours

Visit the Vancouver campus’s iconic Rose Garden or peer inside an Okanagan research lab – from your mobile device, halfway around the world. In our virtual tours, you’ll see UBC’s residences, study spots, recreational facilities, lecture halls, academic buildings, and more.

Counsellor events

Each fall, UBC hosts a number of counsellor events across the country. These events provide counsellors with the opportunity to connect with UBC experts from the Okanagan and Vancouver campuses, and to hear about admissions, scholarships, housing, program information, and campus updates.