Manon Harvey appointed Director, Integrated Planning and Chief Budget Officer

I am very pleased to announce Ms. Manon Harvey as the Director, Integrated Planning and Chief Budget Officer for UBC’s Okanagan campus effective January 10, 2019. Her experience and background are a great addition to our team and will build upon a strong foundation of work completed over the last number of years. Manon brings […]

Access to Upper Campus and other new transportation options this fall

Access to Upper Campus and other new transportation options this fall

There are many new changes to transportation to, from and around UBC Okanagan coming this fall. The following updates will help you plan ahead and make the first day of the academic year as smooth as possible. John Hindle Drive and Upper Campus Way OPEN Sept. 4 The City of Kelowna’s John Hindle Drive extension […]

Campus Facilities Update

The UBC Okanagan community will see a variety of exciting changes on campus over the coming academic year, including: the opening of new teaching, study and research space the start of new building construction significant improvements to campus access with the opening of new cycling and other routes to the university neighbourhood Here’s a quick […]

John Hindle Drive Update

When completed in 2018, John Hindle Drive will connect Glenmore Road in the west with Highway 97 in the east. (View larger image from Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure) Construction traffic notice Please be advised that John Hindle Drive will be closed between Alumni Avenue and Academy Way on Tuesday, July 4 at 7 a.m. […]

New Finance Operations and Strategies website coming soon

The new Finance Operations and Strategies website (finance.ok.ubc.ca) is estimated to go-live on Wednesday, October 5, 2016. The new website will combine the old Payment & Procurement Services and Finance websites into one website. Our goal is to increase customer service by having one source that combines all finance/research resources for the campus community to access. The website […]

New safety app launched

UBC Okanagan has a new tool to promote safety UBC Safe is a free mobile app for our entire community — students, faculty and staff. Download the app today on the App Store or the Google Play store.

Work order system unavailable Friday, December 11

Facilities Management is upgrading the Archibus online work order system, which will make the system unavailable for submitting work orders this Friday, December 11th. If you have a request for non-urgent work, Facilities Management recommends waiting until Monday to submit work requests via the regular online method. During the upgrading on Friday, if you have […]

Rob Einarson appointed AVP Finance and Operations

UBC’s Board of Governors has approved the appointment of Rob Einarson as the Associate Vice-President Finance and Operations for UBC’s Okanagan campus. Mr. Einarson brings considerable experience in university financial management, planning and business operations. He is currently Executive Director of Planning and Process Improvement at the University of Winnipeg, and previously served as Executive […]