Campus Planning and Development

Update on Plans for Campus Planning, Infrastructure Development and Campus Operations and Risk Management on the UBCO Campus

Over the last couple of years a great deal of important foundational work as been done for space/facilities planning as well as project services at UBCO.  Much of the recent growth on campus is due to heavy lifting by many of these people — recognizing that not that long ago these teams didn’t even exist. […]

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. […]

UBC Okanagan focus of $40 million investment for library expansion and infrastructure upgrades

A joint federal-provincial and university investment totalling $40.65-million was announced today at UBC’s Okanagan campus to establish a new Teaching and Learning Centre and fund various sustainability and infrastructure upgrades. Kelowna-Lake Country MP Stephen Fuhr, on behalf of the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, and Norm Letnick, Minister of Agriculture […]