Located in one of the most livable cities in the world
Student access to state-of-the-art technology and learning facilities includes two world-class libraries featuring robotic document retrievers and linked online catalogs with other university libraries
Vibrant campus attracts both students and tourists alike. Attractions include three museums, a rose garden, Wrecked Beach, Chan Center Concert Hall, an art gallery, and many more.
People are generally very friendly and helpful. Don't be surprised if you start talking to a random stranger about your day on the bus.
Tuition is significantly lower than U.S. schools even for international students.
Highly populated student body allows for students to virtually pick any class at any time of the day, given that students register for classes on time.
Students have unlimited access to the Metro Vancouver transportation system (included in tuition), including buses, SkyTrains, Seabuses (ferries), and community shuttles. Students also get discounts using West Coast Express transportation.
Located as an individual district separate from downtown Vancouver, students have the luxury of partying downtown and returning to a safe and quiet community for a good night's rest.
It's British Columbia! Needless to say, the scenery and environment is simply breathtaking.
Alma Mater Society (student government) manages more than 300 student-run clubs/recreational organizations allowing students to get involved with whatever they are interested in.
One of the most sustainable post-secondary campuses in the world and has earned top grades in Sustainable Endowments Institute's College Sustainability Report Card
Libraries are open 24 hours during exam weeks.
Free Wi-Fi access available in all buildings on campus