UBC outlines 2021/22 budget and spending priorities

UBC outlines 2021/22 budget and spending priorities

The UBC Board of Governors has approved the budget for 2021/22, setting spending priorities for the year ahead to support the ongoing recovery from COVID-19, to further UBC’s impact through key priorities, and to continue support for excellence in teaching, learning, and research. The financial plan for 2021/22 will enable the university’s ongoing response to […]

UBC among Top 25 universities globally in 13 subjects; Top 50 in 36 subject areas: QS Rankings

UBC among Top 25 universities globally in 13 subjects; Top 50 in 36 subject areas: QS Rankings

UBC has been ranked among the top universities in the world in the 2020 QS World University Rankings by Subject, including: 24th in Arts & Humanities 32nd in Engineering & Technology 28th in Life Sciences & Medicine 25th in Natural Sciences 21st in Social Sciences & Management Please visit the President’s Blog to learn more […]

Strategic Plan Implementation Advisory Committee: Dec. 3, 2019

Strategic Plan Implementation Advisory Committee: Dec. 3, 2019

The Strategic Plan Implementation Advisory Committee (SPIAC) includes broad representation from key stakeholders and partner constituencies from across the University. The committee provides advice to the Executive Team on the implementation of the Strategic Plan, including priorities from around the community for consideration, and recommendations on approaches to enhance community engagement and alignment with the […]

Announcing Senior Faculty Advisors to the President

A message from Santa J. Ono, President and Vice-Chancellor: I am pleased to announce that Senior Instructor Kathryn Gretsinger, Professor Walter Mérida, Associate Professor Karen Ragoonaden, and Professor John Klironomos have been appointed as Senior Faculty Advisors to the President. Kathryn Gretsinger and Walter Mérida are based at UBC Vancouver, with Karen Ragoonaden and John […]

Read UBC’s 2018/19 annual report

Find out about the university’s progress over the past year and the achievements of faculty, staff, and others who are shaping our next century. Download the report to learn about top highlights, high-level performance measures, and financial information.

Our progress: 2018/19 in review

Since last year’s launch of our strategic plan: Shaping UBC’s Next Century, considerable progress has been made implementing it across the university. To summarize some of the progress since the plan was launched, a Progress Poster has been developed for you to print and share. The poster not only outlines some of the key achievements over the past year, […]

Eminence program 2019 Call for Proposals

The Eminence competition was established by the Office of the Vice-Principal, Research and Innovation to support the development of clusters of research excellence at UBC Okanagan. A cluster of research excellence is an interdisciplinary network of researchers focused on addressing key challenges facing society. The Eminence Program is specifically intended to catalyze research and knowledge […]

2019/20 ALT Fund projects announced

The Provost of UBC Okanagan is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2019/20 Aspire Learning and Teaching Fund. The Fund supports curriculum change, innovative teaching practices and learning environment enhancement as envisioned in Aspire. The fund will enable faculty members to make strategic changes within existing, or implement new, undergraduate and graduate academic programs that are more […]

Call for Letters of Intent for Large Teaching and Learning Enhancement Fund projects

The Office of the Provost and Vice-President, Academic, UBC Vancouver, invites individuals to submit Letters of Intent (LOIs) for Large Teaching and Learning Enhancement Fund (TLEF) Transformation projects. The deadline is 3:00 pm on July 11, 2019. ABOUT LARGE TLEF TRANSFORMATION PROJECTS Large TLEF Transformation projects are multi-year projects that are intended to advance UBC’s strategic […]

$95,000 awarded to community-led equity, diversity, and inclusion projects

Ten projects led by faculty, staff, and students at UBC Vancouver were awarded funding from the Equity Enhancement Fund. Projects support the activation of UBC’s strategic plan and the university’s commitment to inclusion. As part of this year’s funding call, the Equity & Inclusion Office (EIO) at UBC Vancouver received 40 applications for a total of $408,000 in […]