UBCO currently has space for 1,680 students to live on campus which allows it to meet its guarantee to provide student housing to every first-year student.
UBCO invests $70M in new on-campus student housing
Two new highly efficient residence buildings will create 440 additional beds
With UBC Okanagan’s enrolment numbers set to surpass 10,000 students by September, the university has unveiled plans to build two new student residences adding 440 new beds to its campus housing inventory.
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Support UBCO student athletes at the 14th annual Athletic Scholarship Breakfast on April 5. This year’s featured speaker is Dr. Meghan Grant, national team cyclist, RBC Olympian and emergency physician.
March 26: Finance Minister Bill Morneau to speak in Kelowna
Canada's Minister of Finance Bill Morneau will visit Kelowna next week to speak about the changing nature of the nation's economy, followed by a moderated Q&A period. Morneau will speak at Okanagan College (1000 KLO Road, Kelowna) on March 26 from 5 to 6:30 p.m.
Okanagan College welcomes UBC Okanagan students, faculty and staff to attend. The event is free, but space is limited.
From time to time, organizations from the university or the wider community may choose to exercise their right of free speech and locate demonstrations at UBC campuses.
The Kelowna Right to Life Society will hold a demonstration at UBC Okanagan, in the central courtyard adjacent to the flags and the Arts building (view a map of the courtyard location), from 8 to 11 a.m. on Tuesday and Wednesday, March 26 and 27, 2019.
Screening tools do generally work but research has determined that the Transracial Adoptive Parenting Scale is not accurate enough to determine what type of support sexual minority parents might need once they adopt a child.
Research suggests adoption assessment tool lags behind societal changes
A better measure is needed for gay, lesbian and gender minority adoptive parents
A UBC researcher says a tool to assess potential adoptive parents does not meet the needs of lesbian, gay or gender minority adults.