2021/22 Winter Session Updates
Get answers to frequently asked student questions about the university experience during COVID-19.
We’re working hard to offer a variety of orientation experiences this fall. Participate in these programs to make new friends, ask questions, and experience UBC life before school begins—and beyond.
Have a first look at university life on the Vancouver campus over five days of events. Options will be available for both in person and virtual participation.
On the first day of school, meet students and professors from your faculty and join the UBC community at the virtual Pep Rally and Main Event.
The UBC Life blog and Instagram are your go-to sources for the latest events, opportunities, and insights. From study hacks and wellness tips to student stories and advice from profs, get the 101 on university life and ways to thrive.
UBC Life blog
Get insider tips—written by students, for students.
UBC Life on Instagram
Say hello to your new UBC community today. (Plus, win freebies!)
Before school starts, there are some things you’ll need to do so that you’re ready for your studies.
If you're taking classes online, UBC has numerous resources to help you flourish in this learning environment.
It's important to care for your physical, mental, and emotional health during your degree, as university life can be demanding—UBC has resources to help you.
Check out budgeting basics, learn how to pay your tuition, access options for funding your education, and more.
Meet new people and get involved through a variety of opportunities.
Familiarize yourself with campus culture, spaces, amenities, and attractions, so you’ll be ready to explore them in person when it’s safe to do so.