The University of Victoria is one of Canada’s leading research-intensive universities. It is located in Victoria, on the BC coast. The university received degree-granting status in 1963. The origins of UVic, however, can be traced back to 1903 and the establishment of Victoria College, their predecessor institution.
The UVic Edge combines three elements: dynamic learning, vital impact and extraordinary academic environment. Together, these three elements nurture an environment of discovery, innovation and creativity. The Edge fortifies their work in sustainability and healthy societies. It shapes the university's world view with diverse perspectives, including those from Indigenous and international communities. It fuels their commitment to economic well-being, technological advances and social justice.
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada