University of the Fraser Valley
Name of the Institution: University of the Fraser Valley
Type: Public University
Location: East of Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
Certificate, Diploma, Undergraduate, Graduate and postgraduate degree programs.
Highlights about the institution:
University of the Fraser Valley is recognized nationally for student success, an excellent learning environment, creative integration of programming, and their work with local communities. It is large enough to offer variety, and yet their small class sizes allow students to get to know their instructors and learn in a hands-on environment.
They offer more than 100 programs, including two master’s degrees, 15 bachelor’s degrees, majors, minors, and extended minors in more than 30 subject areas, and more than a dozen trades and technology programs. Their admission policies are flexible, and students can learn in a variety of ways: full-time, part-time, in-class, online, as part of a structured program or one tailored completely to their interests.
Many of their programs ladder into one another, allowing students to earn a one-year certificate and/or a two-year diploma on the way to completing a full degree. Also offering other programs as a co-operative education option, where students can combine study with professional, paid work experience. Their emphasis on applied research offers many opportunities for student researchers. Their thriving international programming makes for a culturally diverse student community and great opportunities to study abroad. Their continuing studies and academic upgrading offerings make learning a lifelong experience. Many clubs, events, and activities enhance student life on campus and their award-winning Cascades athletics teams are highly competitive.
Faculty of Arts
Faculty of Professional Studies
Faculty of Science
Faculty of Trades
Faculty of Access and Continuing Studies
School of Graduate Studies
UFV has campuses and locations in Abbotsford, Chilliwack, Mission, and Hope, and a growing presence in Chandigarh, India.
January, May and July.