University is a life experience that extends far beyond the classroom, lab or
workshop. Working with and for UFV students, the Student Life department (located
in University House) aims to build a vibrant campus through many student driven
Student Life has been successful in reaching our annual goals by orienting over 1,280 students through New Student Orientation, providing leadership training and conferences to over 100 students through our Coast Capital Leadership Institute, recognizing over 50 student volunteers and leaders, organizing and supporting over 120 campus events, introducing and hosting the Co-Curricular Record program and welcoming thousands of students in our student lounge, kitchen, and student meeting space.
We offer vibrant out-of-class programs, activities, and services that
actively engage students in the UFV community. Students have opportunities to develop:
- relationships with others
- a healthy lifestyle
- leadership skills
- a lifelong commitment to intellectual and spiritual growth
We are dedicated to the development of students through co-curricular engagement, leadership and transitions programming.
We create a community where everyone is welcome.
We maximize campus life through partnerships with students, departments, alumni, and the community.
We provide opportunities which enable and support students in achieving their goals.
We model honest and ethical behaviour in promoting educational enrichment, personal growth, freedom of expression, and respect for diversity.