Vancouver Island University (VIU) is a dynamic university supporting a student population in excess of 14,300 full- and part-time learners, and employing over 2,400 faculty and staff. The university provides an enriched and intellectually stimulating environment for students, offering programs from basic literacy to vocational trades, undergraduate and graduate degrees. At VIU we encourage students to explore their potential, discover more about their world and excel in both life and learning.
The University of the Fraser Valley (UFV) is situated on the traditional, beautiful territory of the Stó:lō peoples within the Fraser Valley, just east of Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. UFV is a fully accredited, public university that enrolls approximately 15,000 students per year and offers a variety of programs and classes in business, sciences, social work, arts, healthcare, information technology, trades, and so much more. UFV has campuses in Abbotsford, Chilliwack, Mission, and Hope, and a growing presence in Chandigarh, … Continued
NVIT is BC’s Aboriginal Public Post-Secondary Institute. The institution delivers programs on campus in Merritt and Vancouver, and in approximately 20 other locations across BC each year. Its students typically represent 2/3 of the province’s 203 First Nations communities.
The Justice Institute of British Columbia (JIBC) is a world leader in justice and public safety education and research, providing a range of applied and academic programs (certificates, diplomas, and degrees) for those who make communities safe. The JIBC has pioneered the use of simulation technology, introduced new professional programs and pursued applied research in community safety and social justice, all contributing to its position as Canada’s leading public safety educator.
Kwantlen Polytechnic University (KPU) is a public university providing accessible, post-secondary education to the people of the Fraser region and British Columbia. We are a leader in integrating quality academic and applied programs – which put our students on active pathways to successful careers and successful lives. We are continually working to serve the needs of the community across our four distinct campuses, and to strengthen industry with graduates who are prepared to lead and innovate.
Established in 1925, Emily Carr University of Art + Design is one of Canada’s premier, post-secondary universities specializing in undergraduate and graduate art and design education and research. Our mission is to be a learning community devoted to excellence and innovation in visual arts, media arts, and design.
BCIT is integral to the economic, social and environmental prosperity of British Columbia. We deliver programs that provide real-life, contextual instruction that prepares students to be productive on the first day of employment and soon sets them apart as leaders in the workplace.
Capilano University is a teaching-focused university based in North Vancouver, with programming serving the Sunshine Coast and the Sea-to- Sky corridor. The University offers more than 100 programs, including 12 bachelor’s degrees, in areas as diverse as film and animation, early childhood education and tourism management. Capilano University enrols approximately 11,600 students each year, 8,300 in for-credit programs and 3,300 in non-credit courses. Capilano University is named after Chief Joe Capilano, an important leader of the Squamish (Sḵwx̱wú7mesh) Nation of … Continued
Yukon University is a flexible post-secondary institution that includes a place and pathway for every learner. Our students let their passions roam while being grounded in education and research relevant to the North. Our resourceful and creative graduates are building a resilient, versatile and ambitious future for all northerners. With over 50 degree, diploma, certificate and trades programs, local learners can access opportunities without needing to leave home — those from across Canada and internationally are invited to deepen their … Continued