• Established In : 1963

    Affiliated To : AUCC, IAU, CUSID, CBIE, CUP

    Email :

    Website : www.uvic.ca

    • University of Victoria
(3 out of 5 based on 5 Ratings)

University of Victoria Key Information:-

•Informally known:  UVic
•Established: 1963
•Motto: "multitudo sapientium sanitas orbis" (Latin) "A multitude of the wise is the health of the world"
•Address: 3800 Finnerty Rd, Victoria, BC V8P 5C2, Canada
•Affiliation: AUCC, IAU, CUSID, CBIE, CUP
•Category: Intensive Research University
•Available study options: Undegraduate/Graduate
• Chancellor: Murray Farmer
• President: Dr. Jamie Cassels, QC
• Provost: Reeta C. Tremblay, PhD
•University papers: The Martlet  
•Website:     www.uvic.ca
•Phone:+1 250-721-7211

University of Victoria Highlights:-

• The University is a research intensive university known for its high standards of research excellence and community involvement.
• UVic’s internationally recognized areas of research strength include the environment, society and health, indegenious & cultural studies, genomics and proteomics, matter & energy, fine and performing arts and computational modelling and information processing.
•The university is the nation's lead institution in the VENUS and NEPTUNE deep-water seafloor observatory projects.
• UVic attracts many students in part because of its size, its picturesque location, and its cooperative education, earth and ocean sciences, engineering, and law programs.
• Admission to the University of Victoria is based on a selective academic system.
• The University Of Victoria has partnered with a number of research institutions to provide UVic students with the opportunity to gain research experience abroad.

University of Victoria Admissions :

University of Victoria Admission:-

The University of Victoria is one of Canada's leading comprehensive universities.UVic offers innovative programs for more than 20,000 students.

Following is information on how to apply for University of Victoria Undergraduate Admission?

STEP #01: Check Admission Requirments: Check academic and supplemental requirements, documents and transcripts, deadlines for University of Victoria undergraduate admission.
STEP #02: Confirm Deadlines:Review application and admission deadlines.
STEP #03: Submit online application
STEP #04: Check your application status (While doing so also find about scholarship, financial aid and apply for housing).
STEP #05: If you are admitted, pay your acceptance deposit, check in with an adviser and prepare to register for orientation and classes.

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Following is information on how to apply for University of Victoria for Graduate Admission?

STEP #01: Please applying online please ensure that you have followed all the steps on what to do before you apply, including how to determine your program requirements and deadlines, as well as how to upload and submit your documents. Your file will be evaluated based on your uploaded documents.

STEP #02: Complete the online application. Fill out the application including information for all post-secondary institutions at which you registered for courses, and upload all required documents. You will be required to upload an unofficial transcript from every post-secondary institution attended.

STEP #03: Pay application fee within your application. Please note that you must pay online with credit card.

STEP #04: Contact each of your referees to confirm their willingness to complete an assessment on your behalf. You will need to supply their names and emails as part of your application.

STEP#05: If you have already received your degree (and it is indicated on your transcripts), you can request official copies of your transcripts from each institution you have attended. These official transcripts will only be required after you have received a provisional offer of admission.

STEP#06: You can view the checklist on your My UVic application page for a list of received and outstanding documents. Submit any outstanding documents as PDFs not uploaded as part of your application to graddocs@uvic.ca

CLICK HERE for information on Admission to Graduate Studies.

Following is information on how to apply for University of Victoria Law Admission:-

STEP #01: Apply Online.
STEP #02: Select your admission category.
STEP #03:Upload your unofficial transcripts.
STEP #04: Upload your personal statement.
STEP #05: Alternately, you may send your supporting documentation by email to lawadmss@uvic.ca or by mail to:


Admissions Office
Faculty of Law
University of Victoria
PO Box 1700 STN CSC
Victoria, BC, V8W 2Y2


Admissions Office
Faculty of Law
University of Victoria
Fraser Building, Room 102
3800 Finnerty Road
Victoria, BC

STEP#06: Pay your application fee. You will need a credit card to make online application.
STEP#07: Write down your applicant ID (starts with A00) and password. You'll need them for checking the status of your application later.
STEP#08:Check the status of application online.

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Following is information on how to apply for Island Medical Admission:

The Island Medical Program (IMP) at UVic is part of the distributed and expanded UBC MD Undergraduate Program.

Students who want to study medicine in the IMP apply through the Online Application System, accessed through the UBC MD Undergraduate Admissions website.

All information pertaining to admission requirements, application timelines, evaluation etc. is found on the UBC MD Undergraduate Admissions website under the appropriate sections. The Statistics section of the website will give you an idea of what it takes to be a competitive applicant for the UBC medical program.

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University of Victoria Academic Year:

Fall Term    : September to December
Winter Term: January to April
Summer Term: May to August

University of Victoria Tuition Fee:

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University of Victoria Infrastructure

University of Victoria Infrastructure:-

The main campus is located in the Gordon Head area of Greater Victoria. University of Victoria Victoria Infrastructure is a example of traditional and mordernist architecture at it's best. The university's Cornett Building is an acclaimed example of architectural modernism on the campus. Home to many of the social sciences, the Cornett Building boasts a long history of befuddling students who find themselves lost within its long corridors.

The following is a list of the more prominent buildings on campus:

Administrative Services Building
Army Huts
Bob Wright Centre
Business and Economics Building
Campus Services Building
Engineering/Computer Science Building entrance
David Strong Building
David Turpin Building  
Elliott –
Engineering Buildings
Fine Arts -
Fraser Building
Halpern Centre for Graduate Students
Hickman Building
Human and Social Development Building
Ian Stewart Complex
MacLaurin Building
McKinnon Building
McPherson Library and William C. Mearns Centre for Learning
Medical Sciences Building
Petch Building
Phoenix Theatre
Student Union Building
University Centre

Libraries: The University of Victoria Libraries system is the second largest in British Columbia being composed of three 'on-campus' libraries.The UVic libraries collection includes extensive digital resources, over 2.0 million books, 2.3 million items in microforms, plus serial subscriptions, sound recordings, music scores, films and videos, and archival materials.
Student Residences: The university also offers on-campus housing for over 3,200 students. An extensive variety of housing is available, including single and double dormitories, Cluster Housing (apartment-style housing with four people per unit), bachelor and one-bedroom apartments, and family housing.

University of Victoria Faculty:-

University of Victoria Victoria Faculty past and present consists of academicians, researcher and subject scholars.

University of Victoria Student Life and Activities:-

The University of Victoria Students' Society is a student society which represents the UVic undergraduate student body, plans campus wide events and maintains the Student Union Building.The GSS offers services and support for UVic's 3,000 Graduate students.UVic's oldest and most recognized weekly student newspaper, founded in 1948, is The Martlet.CFUV is on-campus radio station focusing on the campus and the surrounding community.  The university is also known for its various fraternities and sorerities.

The university is represented by its team the Victoria Vikes, more commonly known as the UVic Vikes or simply the Vikes. Presently, the university has men and women teams in Basketball, Cross Country & Track, Field Hockey, Golf, Rowing,Rugby,Soccer and Swimming.

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University of Victoria Rankings

University of Victoria Rankings:-

University of Victoria Victoria has been consistently ranked among the top 10 universities in Canada. Apart from subject rankings this university has been ranked on various key parameters such as students support services, research strengths and all-round performance. Following is the latest University of Victoria Victoria national and international rankings.

International Rankings:-

ARWU World:-301-400
ARWU Natural Science & Math:-101-150
THE-WUR World:-201-225

Canadian rankings

ARWU National:-18
Maclean's Comprehensive:-1
THE-WUR National:-8-10

University of Victoria Contact Details

3800 Finnerty Rd, Victoria,
BC V8P 5C2, Canada
Phone:+1 250-721-7211

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