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There is a tremendous wealth of information and knowledge available through the UBC Library System.  If you are not a student, it can be harder to find what you are looking because the library system is set-up with students and academic researchers in mind.  ...

The University is committed to providing access for students with disabilities while maintaining academic standards. As the provision of academic accommodations can be complex given the range of possible instructional/exam formats, providing accommodations is best accomplished through a...

Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) is the department at the Government of Canada responsible for dealing with immigration (eg. study permits, work permits, entry visas etc.). As regulations and policies change at the federal level, International Student...

Everyone plays an important role in supporting student mental health and wellbeing. Faculty and staff can use this guide to know what to look for, say, and do.

The Student Wellbeing Promotion team builds campus capacity for achieving the goals of the Okanagan Charter through the following activities: ...

The Canada Summer Jobs Program (CSJ) provides funding to not-for-profit organizations, public-sector employers (including most UBC faculties and departments) and private small businesses with 50 or fewer employees to create summer job opportunities for full-time students.  It provides young...

Which units are included in the common consent to share information form and the core collaborative model? ...

UBC is committed to meeting the mental health needs of our student population. We are in the process of implementing a UBC-wide mental health strategy based on collaboration and stepped care. This model is informed by literature on best practices as well as themes identified in campus-wide...

Community partners have expressed interest in finding ways to engage with UBC faculty, staff and programs in order to develop skills and knowledge around community priorities.  Throughout the year we offer a variety of collaborative workshops with UBC staff or faculty and community partners...

As a key resource at UBC for international learning programs, Go Global offers support in international academic processes, administering international programs, and credit transfer. We offer expertise in establishing and maintaining partnerships with community partners abroad. We...

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Supporting student learning and success is a priority for UBC. ...

The impact it can have on career development and the student experience is proven. Experiential learning doesn't just benefit students –  there are many more reasons to consider embedding experiential learning strategies into your curriculum.

Access & Diversity provides disability-related accommodations for UBC faculty and staff that have a disability or medical condition. Accommodations are based on documented functional implications of a disability in the workplace. ...

This toolkit is a collection of tools and resources that can be utilized in the design, delivery and evaluation of community-based experiential learning courses.  In this kit you will find: ...

The Government of Canada, through the Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) is seeking applications from Canadian publicly funded institutions for the 2017-2018 Students' Exchange Program (SEP): ...

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September is an exciting time of year for the University. Our new undergraduate and graduate students join our community and we welcome back our returning students. All faculty and staff play an important role in welcoming all students and creating a memorable orientation experience for...

Jump Start is UBC's first-year orientation and transition program for new international students at the Vancouver campus.

Notetakers provide a valuable academic service by creating clear and detailed class notes for students with disabilities at UBC, ensuring all students have equal access to lecture material. The students who benefit from the service of notetakers have a documented need for assistance and have met...

Faculty members with eligible active NSERC research grants may apply for the NSERC Undergraduate Student Research Award (USRA) program.  Through these awards, you can receive a wage subsidy of $4,500 to hire an eligible student to work on research and development in your lab.  Professors...

The following sessions are designed for staff, faculty, and teaching assistants. They are intended to build knowledge and skills that can enhance your ability to support student wellbeing. ...

The Reading Week Program is a non-credit, local community-based experiential learning (CBEL) program. It connects hands-on community service with intentional learning opportunities. The UBC Centre for Community Engaged Learning organizes the program through collaborations with students, staff,...

The Centre for Community Engaged Learning provides grants to faculty members to create community-based experiential learning (CBEL) opportunities for their students. CBEL provides students with the opportunity to apply their discipline-specific skills and knowledge, working in partnership with...

The Centre for Community Engaged provides its community partners with resources to aid them in building relationships with students and facilitating successful projects.  ...

Resource for UBC faculty and staff 

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Access & Diversity hires student assistants throughout the year. As a student assistant, you will work directly with students with disabilities in a variety ways. Most jobs take place on UBC’s Vancouver campus. ...

Student mental health is instrumental in students’ academic engagement and success. The entire campus community plays a role in helping students feel confident, capable, and supported. UBC’s focus on people, undergraduate and graduate student experiences, and the development of a vibrant...

The vision for the Student Services style guide is to articulate the visual elements and a voice and tone that make the UBC brand meaningful to students.The purpose of this guide is to make it easy for Student Services staff to apply the UBC brand consistently to Student Services print and digital...

The UBC Community Leadership Program (CLP) is an innovative leadership development opportunity designed for aspiring staff leaders and provides an opportunity for learners to explore leadership concepts and principles in a cohort learning environment through a series of interactive, participatory...

The Work Learn Program supports and subsidizes meaningful work experiences on campus that offer the opportunity for all current UBC students to develop their professional skills and learn in a work environment.

Designed for international undergraduate students who are interested in research, the Work Learn International Undergraduate Research Awards subsidizes professors to hire students to work on their research projects.  Through the program, professors gain valuable help in furthering their...

Access and Diversity provides leadership on issues of accessibility for people with disabilities at UBC Vancouver, working in partnership with faculties to foster inclusive learning, living and working environments for students, faculty and staff. Access and Diversity provides support and...

The UBC Centre for Community Engaged Learning functions as a resource for stakeholders both inside and outside of the University. We provide strategic and operational support to: ...

The Centre for Student Involvement and Careers is a hub that facilitates and enhances student learning through career building enriched educational experiences. It is a central point for all graduate and undergraduate students and employers on the UBC Vancouver campus to meet, connect, network, and...

Counselling Services offers free, confidential counselling for UBC students. Mental health concerns can have a significant impact on everyday life, including academics. We can work with students to clarify goals for change, develop a plan for managing concerns, and build new skills that help them...

Go Global recently transitioned to the Vice-President, Academic. A new website is in development. In the interim, please visit international.ubc.ca for an overview of UBC’s international activities. ...

International Student Development is a team of advising professionals with expertise in international student issues. Our advisors and Regulated Canadian Immigration consultants (RCICs) advise on issues like immigration and health insurance, while coaching students through life and cultural...

Student Communications Services works with Student Development and Services, Enrolment Services, the Vice-President Students Office, and University partners to influence the way that students experience UBC. With a focus on students, their experiences, what's important to them, and how they...

Student Health Service family doctors and registered nurses provide UBC students with primary, year-round health care. Our physicians can act as a student's family doctor while they are at UBC, and our staff provide individual care services normally found in a family doctor's office. 

Student Wellbeing Promotion provides leadership on health promotion strategies and programs for the UBC Vancouver campus. Through innovative and evidence-based practices, Student Wellbeing Promotion supports capacity building across campus to cultivate an environment that allows students to flourish...