University Canada West

626 West Pender Street; 1461 Granville St., Vancouver

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Established in 2004, University Canada West (UCW) is an innovative business and technology-oriented institution in Vancouver, Canada, offering undergraduate and graduate degrees for domestic and international students.

UCW offers a range of career-focused programs including, Bachelor of Commerce, Bachelor of Arts in Business Communication, Associate of Arts and Master of Business Administration. Courses are offered at its two downtown Vancouver campuses – the West Pender Campus in the heart of Vancouver’s financial district and the new state-of-the-art Vancouver House Campus.

UCW is a future-focused university offering students a customized educational experience within the ever-evolving context of global business. The University fuses innovation, entrepreneurship and technologies, preparing students to have a global impact as they make a difference and solve real-world challenges.

UCW integrates experience with learning, equipping its graduates with the mindset, expertise and technologies to influence the business, economic, social, digital and environmental issues confronting our region, nation and world.

Famed for its natural beauty and cultural diversity, Vancouver attracts students and working professionals from around the world.

Vancouver is consistently named one of the most livable and beautiful cities in the world. In its 2019 ranking, The Economist  gave Vancouver a 97.3 overall livability score with perfect scores in healthcare, culture and environment, education and infrastructure.

UCW programs are delivered over four terms per year, which means motivated students can complete their degrees faster. Students who possess previously earned university credits recognized by UCW may find themselves completing their program faster than they thought possible. 

UCW offers a variety of services to help enrich their university experience and ensure every student attains their academic goals and personal pursuits.

Student services include:

  • New Student Orientation and Learning4Success workshops
  • Social events and workshops
  • Academic advising
  • Centre for Learning Success
  • Peer2Peer program
  • C entre for Teaching Excellence
  • Career Development Centre

Many of the world’s largest companies are located within walking distance of UCW’s two downtown Vancouver campuses, giving students unparalleled access to a network of prospective employers. 

UCW’s Career Development Specialists are available to help set students up for success with resumé, cover letter and job interview guidance, as well as weekly career workshops, job searching and networking tools and professional branding on social media/LinkedIn.

About

Established in 2004, University Canada West (UCW) is an innovative business and technology-oriented institution in Vancouver, Canada, offering undergraduate and graduate degrees for domestic and international students.

UCW offers a range of career-focused programs including, Bachelor of Commerce, Bachelor of Arts in Business Communication, Associate of Arts and Master of Business Administration. Courses are offered at its two downtown Vancouver campuses – the West Pender Campus in the heart of Vancouver’s financial district and the new state-of-the-art Vancouver House Campus.

UCW is a future-focused university offering students a customized educational experience within the ever-evolving context of global business. The University fuses innovation, entrepreneurship and technologies, preparing students to have a global impact as they make a difference and solve real-world challenges.

UCW integrates experience with learning, equipping its graduates with the mindset, expertise and technologies to influence the business, economic, social, digital and environmental issues confronting our region, nation and world.

Famed for its natural beauty and cultural diversity, Vancouver attracts students and working professionals from around the world.

Vancouver is consistently named one of the most livable and beautiful cities in the world. In its 2019 ranking, The Economist  gave Vancouver a 97.3 overall livability score with perfect scores in healthcare, culture and environment, education and infrastructure.

UCW programs are delivered over four terms per year, which means motivated students can complete their degrees faster. Students who possess previously earned university credits recognized by UCW may find themselves completing their program faster than they thought possible. 

UCW offers a variety of services to help enrich their university experience and ensure every student attains their academic goals and personal pursuits.

Student services include:

  • New Student Orientation and Learning4Success workshops
  • Social events and workshops
  • Academic advising
  • Centre for Learning Success
  • Peer2Peer program
  • C entre for Teaching Excellence
  • Career Development Centre

Many of the world’s largest companies are located within walking distance of UCW’s two downtown Vancouver campuses, giving students unparalleled access to a network of prospective employers. 

UCW’s Career Development Specialists are available to help set students up for success with resumé, cover letter and job interview guidance, as well as weekly career workshops, job searching and networking tools and professional branding on social media/LinkedIn.

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