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UBC outlines spending priorities for 2019/20

The Board of Governors has approved UBC’s 2019/20 budget, setting spending priorities for the year ahead, to advance the university’s strategic plan: Shaping UBC’s Next Century. Key investment areas include recruitment and retention of students, faculty and staff; as well as teaching, learning and research infrastructure and support. Under those broad themes, this year’s budget […]

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

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. […]