DCCI Scholarship for ‘Canadian Students with Disabilities’

JUL 31/19    DCCI Scholarship for ‘Canadian Students with Disabilities’ Deadline to Apply Disability Credit Canada is committed to helping Canadian high school students with a documented disability, achieve their goals in higher education or vocation with a $1,000 scholarship towards tuition at an accredited Canadian post-secondary institution during the 2019/2020 academic year. Students must be … Continue reading

New! Douglas College to UBC Engineering Transfer Agreement

New! Effective June 2019  Douglas College to UBC Engineering Transfer Agreement Douglas College has partnered with the University of British Columbia on an agreement that provides engineering students from Douglas College with a guaranteed transfer pathway into the second year of a bachelor’s degree in engineering, provided students meet the required GPA. (both the Engineering … Continue reading

Skills Ready Summer Work Experience

JUNE 16/18 – Skills Ready Summer Work Experience Application Deadline –   Skills Ready provides tools for young people to prove they are work ready, while enabling them to build a real world understanding of the advantages of starting out in the skilled trades and technologies.  Open to students in grade 10 and 11 and involves seasonal work experience.  Employers in … Continue reading

Elevate Aviation VIP Aviation Industry Tour

JUN 4/19 (9:00 AM – 2:00 PM) – Elevate Aviation VIP Aviation Industry Tour – This is an opportunity for women of all ages to get a behind the scenes look of the aviation industry. You can hear stories and ask questions to industry professionals, enjoy a complimentary lunch, and tour various airport facilities including the air traffic control tower, an aircraft … Continue reading

UBC’s ArtsOne Info Session

JUN 10/19 – Deadline to RSVP for UBC’s ArtsOne Info Session – Arts One is an innovative 1st year program offering small cohort learning and an integrated, inter-disciplinary curriculum.  Arts One offers students a positive and encouraging transition into university in small groups of first-year students, after which students go into their second year with all other second-year students, armed with the confidence and skill-set … Continue reading

Post-Secondary Summer Tours/Information Sessions

Many post-secondary institutions offer tours/information sessions over the summer, some with an appointment following to meet with an Academic Advisor. Visit post-secondary websites for details, and to register if necessary.   SFU Tours Burnaby Campus https://www.sfu.ca/students/admission/campus-tours/book-a-burnaby-tour.html Surrey Campus https://www.sfu.ca/students/admission/campus-tours/book-a-surrey-tour.html/students/admission/campus-tours/book-a-surrey-tour.html    UBC Tours Vancouver and Okanagan Campus  https://account.you.ubc.ca/s/events?tab=oncampus&indx=0                       … Continue reading

Young Entrepreneurs Program

JULY 15-19 – Young Entrepreneurs Program – The Young Entrepreneurs Program (YEP) focuses on engaging youth in our community who are interested in becoming entrepreneurs. The program is for young adults and teens (between the ages of 15-19 years old) who have a passion for business and want to run their own company in the future. Our goal is to equip young … Continue reading

UBC’s Future Student Portal Update

UBC’s Future Student Portal Update Due to website maintenance, UBC’s Future Student Portal will be unavailable from May 30/19 at 6:00 pm (PT) to May 31/19 at 12:00 pm (PT). UBC apologizes for the inconvenience.