Hope Centre

This is a photo of the Hope Centre surrounded by tall trees.

Come study with us in a beautiful setting and encouraging environment. Make an appointment with Hope Centre Coordinator Michelle Vandepol to discuss getting started. Michelle.vandepol@ufv.ca

Pictures from our recent Drumming Ceremony found here and pictures from the Indian Residential Schools Day of Learning at Hope Centre found here.

Hope Centre offers Upgrading and University Preparation and Continuing Studies programming. Support for UFV online classes is available as well. 

Adult upgrading courses through UFV’s Upgrading and University Preparation Department are tuition free*

  • Complete post-secondary requirements
  • Graduate with your adult dogwood
  • Prepare to write the Trades Entrance Exam
  • Improve your reading, writing, and math skills
  • Improve your computer skills whether basic (Comp 061) or ready for the next steps (Comp 071)
  • *ancillary fees may apply
  • funding to cover fees and books is available to qualifying students

registration for courses starting March 5th is on now! Come in to register

Upgrade your computers skills with these Tuition Free courses (March 5 - April 24)

Introduction to Computers COMP 061 (Part 1) Basic computer concepts, keyboarding, word processing (Microsoft Word 2010), email, and internet use.

Introduction to Computers COMP 071 (Part 2) Microsoft Office 2010 (Word, Excel, and Powerpoint) online communication.


Here is the list of our current Continuing Studies courses offered in Hope :


Aquaponic Food Production       

(20247 AGH PRD24 H9A) 2 sessions Thu March 13 6:30-9pm & Sat March 15 1-4 pm $69   (see page 15 in the continuing studies brochure  http://ufv.ca/cs  )

Back to the Writing Basics             (20226 WRP WR20 H5A) 2 sessions Saturdays March 1 & 8      9am – noon $115                     (see page 31 in the continuing studies brochure)       

Developing your Writing               (20224 WRP WR19 H5A) 1 session Saturday March 15      9am – noon       $69                        (see page 31 in the continuing studies brochure)

The Writer’s Weekend – an all- inclusive writing retreat (meals, accommodation, workshops) Friday April 25 7pm –Sunday April 27 2pm $360 (se page 31 in the CS brochure – link above)


To register call 1-888-823-8734 or come into Hope Centre 1250 7th ave (across from the Fraser Canyon Hospital)

If you have a course request or proposal for Continuing Studies for Hope, contact us at 604-869-9991 

For more information or to book an appointment to discuss your education goals and options, email Hope Centre Coordinator Michelle Vandepol at michelle.vandepol@ufv.ca

Contact :
Michelle Vandepol
Hope Centre Coordinator
1250 7th Avenue
Hope, BC V0X 1L4

Office hours:
Mon-Thurs 12:00-4:00pm
Student Community Lunches 
Feb 26, 2014. 11:30am-1pm
March 5, 2014.  11:30am-1pm
March 12, 2014 11:30am-1pm
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