UBCO - University of British Columbia Okanagan Campus

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  • 1138 Alumni Avenue
  • Kelowna, British Columbia
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Environmental Stewardship

In operations and new development, UBC's Okanagan Campus is committed to leadership in sustainability, including: programs to reduce energy consumption; LEEDS gold standards for building; geothermal heating and cooling; research including a partnership on the Wilden Living Lab and the implementation of a Whole Systems Approach to infrastructure and future development.

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About us

As one of the world’s top research universities, the University of British Columbia has created positive change at home and abroad for more than a century. Today our two major campuses—in Vancouver and the Okanagan—attract, nurture and transform more than 60,000 students from Canada and 140+ countries around the world. The Okanagan campus is an intimate learning community embracing bold new ways of thinking that attract exceptional students and faculty. More than 8,300 students from throughout the Okanagan region, across Canada and 80 other countries are enrolled in undergraduate and graduate programs in eight faculties and schools.

What we believe in

UBC’s Okanagan campus is a young and distinctive learning community earning international recognition for excellence in research and teaching. Our campus is a model for new ways of thinking about interdisciplinary and innovative programs. We provide students with a university experience that is transformative, challenging and competitive, and we are committed to scholarship that drives economic, social and cultural change.

Organizations we support

  • What people are saying about us

    UBCO has stepped up to the plate yet again. As a proud partner of United Way, they raise big money through special events and payroll deductions. They continually search for ways to give back to their community. UBCO understands that teaching the next generation of leaders includes social responsibility. Bravo UBCO. We are so proud to be your partners and friends!

    Causes we care about

    Health & Well-being
    Mental Health
    Youth Development

    Top causes supported by employees

    • Animal Welfare
    • Arts & Culture
    • Food & Nutrition
    • Health & Well-being
    • Human Rights

    News

    Stories of our community involvement