Current Students

Support services

Please note that most UFV events and services are currently being offered remotely. 
Learn more by visiting the UFV COVID-19 update page.

UFV is dedicated to helping all of our students find success throughout their academic careers. We created a list of services we thought you might like to know more about. (To find a complete list of supportive services, visit the Student Services page.)

Explore the list of support services below by clicking on a category. Find more information about each service in the list by clicking the link under the description. 

 

Academic Services

Health & Wellness Services

Career & Finance Services

International Student Services

Indigenous Student Services



Academic Services

Advising Centre

UFV advisors support educational planning for prospective and current students. They help you plan your educational career, develop academic success skills, and guide you to available resources and services.

Visit the Advising Centre

 

Academic Success Centre

The Academic Success Centre (ASC) offers FREE student-focused tutoring, workshops, online resources and support programs. Peer tutors work with students on personal learning strategies and provide subject-area support.

Visit the Academic Success Center

 

Math & Stats Centre

Get support from instructors and peers for your Math and Statistics courses at the Math & Stats center. When the campus is open, you can visit in person, and while the campus is closed, you can get help online!

No appointment necessary — Feel free to drop in!

Visit the Math & Stats Centre

 

Centre for Accessibility Services

Contact the Centre for Accessibility Services if you require academic accommodations to help meet the demands of post-secondary education because of a disability, permanent or temporary. Services focus on providing accommodations and information to help meet academic demands while promoting student responsibility and self-advocacy.

Visit the Centre for Accessibility Services

 

Library

The UFV Library is a valuable resource for all UFV students! Discover articles, books, videos, images, statistics and more from the library's print and online collections. Reference staff are available to assist you with your information and research needs, whether you have no idea where to start, or you need to find a specific piece of information for your project.

Visit the Library


Health & Wellness Services

Counselling Services

The professional counsellors in Student Services can assist you in learning how to solve or deal with personal issues, cope with difficulties, and overcome challenges in your life so that you are able to move forward and succeed at UFV.

UFV counsellors can also assist you with career exploration and planning, study skills, and crisis counselling.

Visit Counselling Services

 

Peer Resource and Leadership Centre

The UFV Peer Resource and Leadership Centre exists to provide holistic help for your academic, social, personal, and spiritual needs. Student peer leaders can help you find information in a safe, welcoming, and inclusive space by identifying resources available to you and providing peer-to-peer support and mentorship.

Visit the Peer Resource and Leadership Centre

 

Student Support Center

If you’re a student searching for help, need someone to talk to, or have any questions, our Student Support Coordinators are available to listen, connect you to what you need, and collaborate with you to help you reach your goals. We'll help you through the day-to-day challenges of unexpected events that may often get in the way of your success.

Visit the Student Support Center

 

Student Health & Dental Plan

The Student Union Society (SUS) is a non-profit organization run by students and for students at UFV. SUS provides the Student Health and Dental Plan.

View the Student Health & Dental Plan


Career & Finance Services

Financial Aid and Awards

The Financial Aid and Awards team provides valuable information and advice regarding sources of financial aid to support your studies at the University of the Fraser Valley, including provincial loansgrantsbursariesscholarships, and awards.

Visit Financial Aid and Awards

 

Center for Experiential Learning and Career Education (CECE)

Through CECE, can book an appointment with a career coach to receive assistance with your résumé and cover letter, find out tips for starting your job search, or schedule a mock interview. You can also develop your co-curricular record to receive official recognition for your out-of-classroom contributions and learning.

Visit Career Services     Build your Co-curricular Record


Student-Specific Services

For Indigenous Students:

The Indigenous Student Centre provides resources and information for all students and support for indigenous students, including Métis, Inuit, status, and non-status aboriginal students. You can enquire about services at S’olh Shxwlèlí, the Indigenous Student Centre (ISC).

Visit the Indigenous Student Centre



For International Students:

Step Cafe is a weekly drop-in Settlement, Transition, and Engagement Program that helps new International students navigate questions about academics, health, accommodation, working, self-care, community engagement, and more. Any question is a good question! The STEP Cafe is offered virtually during COVID-19 restrictions.

Sign up for Step Cafe

 

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Find a complete list of UFV's supportive services on the UFV Student Services page.



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