About UBC

UBC Vancouver Campus at a Glance


UBC Vancouver

A town-within-a-city, the stunning 400-hectare UBC Vancouver campus is surrounded by forests and ocean, and is just a 30-minute bus ride to downtown Vancouver.

  •       100-year history
  •       46,322 undergraduate students 10,614 graduate students
  •       Museums, gardens, a farm and all kinds of sports facilities

Vancouver, BC

  • Population: 2.5+ million
  • Attracts more than 10 million visitors each year
  • Home to Stanley Park, one of the largest urban parks in North America
  • 28km seawall circles the city
  • One of the mildest climates in Canada

Located 30 minutes from the heart of downtown Vancouver, the Vancouver campus is a spectacular location that is a ‘must-see’ for any visitor to the city — where snow-capped mountains meet ocean, and breathtaking vistas greet you around every corner. The campus is home to more than 46,000 undergraduate and 10,000 graduate students.

We acknowledge that the UBC Vancouver campus is situated on the traditional, ancestral and unceded territory of the Musqueam people.