Diversity on campus

The success of UBC is linked to being a diverse and welcoming place for all. Explore resources to learn more about diversity on campus and how you can help promote an inclusive environment.

Our diverse population

Explore a variety of areas of diversity on campus, learn from others with experiences different to your own, take positive action to promote an inclusive campus or find your own community.  

Discrimination and harassment

UBC is committed to creating and fostering a learning environment that is free of all forms of discrimination and harassment.  Find out more about what discrimination and harassment is and the actions you can take to stop it.

Equity & Inclusion

Equity & Inclusion works with UBC to promote an inclusive and welcoming campus environment. We support students of all sexual orientations and gender identities, racial and ethnic backgrounds, and other groups on campus. 

Contact us if you have an idea for a program or initiative that could make our campus more inclusive.

What are other students saying?

I respect others
UBC is an enormous university. It’s home to a colourful mosaic of cultures, beliefs, ethnicities, sexual orientations, ages... 

...No matter who they love
Before attending UBC, if anyone asked me how I identified myself (in terms of my sexuality) I would have shrugged my shoulders...

...No matter where they come from
Since coming to UBC, I’ve enjoyed the opportunity to meet people from all over the world. I have learned...

...No matter the challenges they face
I’ve been involved in a lot during my time at UBC. I’ve represented my department at Science Undergraduate ...

...No matter their gender
Last November, I gave a speech providing my perspective on gender discrimination and violence against women, a topic..