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...

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 gain...

The Centre for Accessibility 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. ...

Everyone plays an important role in supporting student mental health and wellbeing. Use this guide to familiarize yourself with common signs of distress and the steps you can take to offer assistance.

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.

Faculty-student interactions—both in and out of the classroom—can positively influence first-year students’ sense of belonging at university. The ‘Prof-in-Space’ pilot at the University of British Columbia is one approach to fostering informal community by embedding faculty in campus-wide,...

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...

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...

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...

August and September are exciting months for the University. New undergraduate and graduate students join our community and we welcome back returning students. All faculty and staff play an important role in creating a memorable orientation experience for UBC students. 

UBC's Faculty and staff members play important roles as influencers informing students' career journeys in both formal and informal ways. While navigating career is complex and layered for all of us, students from *equity-seeking groups may face experiences related to systemic barriers in the...

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

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

The Government of Canada, through Global Affairs Canada (GAC) and the Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) is seeking applications from Canadian publicly funded institutions for the 2019-2020 Students' Exchange Program (SEP): ...

UNITS Go Global

The Health Promotion & Education team builds campus capacity for achieving the goals of the Okanagan Charter through the following activities: ...

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 pursuit of a degree is a meaningful experience for students, ripe with moments to learn about who they are, what matters to them, and how they want to contribute to the world. Each day in class, students are enhancing their personal and professional development by focusing their attention...

The Centre for Accessibility 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. ...

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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...

UNITS Go Global

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...

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: ...

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...

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.

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

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...

Centre for Accessibility 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.  Centre for Accessibility provides support...

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...

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: ...

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...

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. 

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. ...

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

A safe place for students, faculty, staff who have experienced sexual violence, regardless of where or when it took place. This includes any attempt or act of a sexual nature without your consent. All gender identities, expressions and sexualities are welcome.