News and Press

Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 08:30

As part of UBC's commitment to expanding Career and Personal Education, UBC Continuing Studies has been renamed UBC Extended Learning.

UBC Extended Learning will build on the strengths of Continuing Studies and continue to provide lifelong learning to a wide range of learners, with an enhanced mission to work with UBC faculties in providing career- and life-enhancing education.

Wednesday, April 12, 2017 - 16:45

This June, UBC Sauder School of Business will expand its range of professional development programs in the areas of digital communications, technology and project management when a number of business related programs will be transferred to the school from UBC Continuing Studies.

Thursday, March 16, 2017 - 13:00

Yesterday, the Vancouver Senate approved the evolution of Continuing Studies (CS) into a new unit called UBC Extended Learning (UBC ExL), effective July 1, 2017.
UBC ExL will build on the strengths of CS and continue to provide outstanding flexible learning experiences, but with an extended mandate to support faculties in growing and expanding UBC’s offerings related to Career and Personal Education (CPE).

Monday, September 26, 2016 - 16:00

Best of Vancouver 2016 WinnerFor the third year in a row, UBC has been voted "Best college/school/university for continuing education" in The Georgia Straight's 21st annual Best of Vancouver awards.

This year, UBC has also been voted "Best place to learn a new language."

Thursday, July 28, 2016 - 15:45

Learn about high school students taking advantage of summer enrichment programs on university campuses across the country including UBC Continuing Studies' Future Global Leaders program. For  high-schoolers, it’s a rare chance to spend time with their tribe and get an edge in the tough job market ahead.

Read the article.


Articles and announcements about UBC Extended Learning courses and programs.