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Codes

SAT 0965
ACT 5259

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Fun Facts

  • The Thunderbirds athletic teams of The University of British Columbia have won over 122 national championships, more than any other university in Canada.
  • Among its research resources, The University of British Columbia has the largest mercury telescope in the world, the largest cyclotron particle accelerator in the world, and three real boreal forests.
  • The Centre for Interactive Research on Sustainability at The University of British Columbia is housed in one of the world's greenest institutional buildings, which contributes more energy and water resources to the environment than it consumes.

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School Facts

The University of British Columbia, founded in 1908, is a coeducational, public institution. Programs are offered through 18 faculties, 14 schools, and three colleges. Its principal 1,000-acre campus is located in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

Public/private Public
Established in 1908
Coeducational Coeducational College, Founded Coeducational College
Accredited by •  AUCC (Assn. of Universities and Colleges of Canada)
•  AUCC (Associations of Universities and Colleges of Canada)

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1,000-acre campus in Vancouver, British Columbia (population: 631,486). Served by air, bus, and train. Public transportation serves campus. Branch campus in Kelowna, British Columbia.

The University of British Columbia
2329 West Mall
Vancouver, CN V6T 1Z4

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
25%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Alcohol is permitted on campus to students of legal age
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Admissions Facts

Application fee $64
($108 for non-residents, Canadian dollars)
Common application accepted no
Application deadline January 15
School has early decision program no
School has early action program no
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Required of some
SAT/ACT requirements SAT or ACT Required of some

Admissions Factors

Very Important

Secondary school record

Important

Essay
Extracurricular activities

Considered

Character/ personal qualities
Particular talent/ability
Recommendations
Standardized test scores
Volunteer Work
Work Experience

Not Considered

Alumni/ae relationship
Class rank
Geographical residence
Interview
Minority affiliation
Religious affiliation/commitment
State residency

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Admissions Contact

Kate Ross
Registrar
P: 604 822-9836
F: 604 822-6943
admissions.inquiry@ubc.ca

Varsity Sports

M W
baseball
basketball
crew
cross-country
field hockey
football
golf
ice hockey
rugby
soccer
softball
swimming
track and field (outdoor)
volleyball

Club Sports - Men's

Alpine Skiing, Equestrian Sports, Nordic Skiing

Club Sports - Women's

Alpine Skiing, Equestrian Sports, Nordic Skiing

Intramural/Recreational Sports

Climbing, Golf, Hiking, Kayaking, Mountain Biking, Nordic Skiing, Ocean Kayaking, Orienteering, Running, Sailing, Scuba Diving, Sky Diving, Snowshoeing, White Water Kayaking, White Water Rafting, Wind Surfing

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Athletic Directors

Gilles Lepine (men's)
Senior Athletics Director
email

Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
NAIA, Canadian Inter University Sport, Canada West Conference
Mascot
Thunderbird
School colors
blue and gold

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Anthropology
Applied Animal Biology
Applied Plant/Soil Sciences
Archaeology
Architecture
Art History
Asian Area Studies
Asian Languages/Cultures
Astronomy
Atmospheric Sciences
Behavioral Neuroscience
Biochemistry
Biophysics
Biotechnology
Business/Computer Science
Canadian Studies
Cellular/Anatomical/Physiological Sciences
Chemical Engineering
Chemical/Biological Engineering
Chemistry
Civil Engineering
Classical/Near Eastern/Religious Studies
Cognitive Systems
Commerce
Computer Engineering
Computer Science
Creative Writing
Dental Hygiene
Dentistry
Dietetics
Earth/Ocean Science
Economics
Electrical Engineering
Engineering Physics
English
Environmental Design
Environmental Engineering
Environmental Sciences
Film Production
Film Studies
First Nations/Endangered Languages
First Nations/Indigenous Studies
Food Market Analysis
Food Science
Food/Environment
Food/Nutrition/Health
Food/Nutritional Sciences
Forest Science
Forestry
French
Gender/Race/Sexuality/Social Justice
Geographical Sciences
Geography/Environment/Sustainability
Geography/Human Geography
Geological Engineering
Geology
Global Resource Systems
History
Integrated Engineering
Integrated Sciences
Interdisciplinary Studies
International Economics
International Relations
Journalism
Kinesiology
Latin American Studies
Law
Linguistics
Management
Materials Engineering
Mathematical Sciences
Mathematics
Mathematics/Economics
Mechanical Engineering
Media Studies
Medical Laboratory Science
Medicine
Medieval Studies
Microbiology/Immunology
Midwifery
Mining Engineering
Modern European Studies
Music
Natural Resources Conservation
Nursing
Nutrition Science
Occupational Therapy
Oceanography
Pharmacology
Pharmacy
Philosophy
Physical Therapy
Physics
Political Science
Psychology
Rehabilitation Science
Religion/Literature/Arts
Romance Studies
Science
Social Work
Sociology
Spanish
Speech Science
Statistics
Theatre
United States Studies
Urban Forestry
Urban Studies
Visual Arts
Wood Products Processing
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Programs Offered

  • Distance Learning
  • Double majors
  • Dual degrees
  • Honors program
  • Internships
  • Pass/fail grading option
  • Self-designed majors

Cooperative Education Programs

  • Agriculture
  • Art
  • Business
  • Computer Science
  • Engineering
  • Humanities
  • Natural Science
  • Other

Pre-professional Programs

  • Pre-pharmacy

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total students

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NA%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

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undergraduatePart-time

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Transfer Admissions

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Transfer applicants accepted

Not Reported

Applicants accepted who enroll

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements College GPA: 2.00
High school transcript Required of Some
College transcript(s) Required of All
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Required of All
Interview Not Required/Recommended
Standardized test scores Not Required/Recommended
Essay or personal statement Required of Some

Transfer Application Deadlines

Fall: January 31

Summer: January 15

Transfer Credits

Maximum transfered

60

semester hours

Minimum transfers must complete

60

semester hours

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Birth control
  • Career
  • Personal
  • Psychological

Remedial services offered

  • Math
  • Reading
  • Study skills
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Career/job search classes
  • Co-op education
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Resume assistance

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Day care
  • Health insurance
  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Women's Center

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Braille services
  • Interpreters for hearing-impaired
  • Note-taking services
  • Reader services
  • Talking books
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors
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International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens
Countries most often represented China
India
Japan
South Korea
The United Kingdom
The United States
Special services offered for international applicants ESL program/classes
International student center
Special counselors/advisors
Special orientation

International Student Contact

International Student Recruitment Office
International Student Contact
604 822-8999
askme@exchange.ubc.ca

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