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University Canada West

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Is studying an MBA worth it?

University Canada West is a contemporary independent university located in the heart of vibrant Vancouver. Established in 2004, UCW offers a range of career-focused programs including the Bachelor of Commerce, Bachelor of Arts in Business Communication, Associate of Arts and Master of Business Administration. Courses are offered at our downtown Vancouver campus and online too. Offering courses online brings flexibility to education, allowing those who may not have otherwise had the opportunity to gain respected qualifications.


 

About

About
President's Message

President's Message

Hear from UCW President & Vice‑Chancellor Brock Dykeman.

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Mission & Goals

UCW Mission & Goals

University Canada West is a business-oriented, teaching-intensive university. From the first moment you step on campus to your graduation, every experience is tailored to give you the best possible start in your career.

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Preparatory Programs

Meet UCW Faculty & Staff

University Canada West strives to be a premium provider of higher education with a focus on the student experience. Browse our directory for a quick guide of University contacts.

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UCW Vancouver House

Senior Leadership Team

UCW’s Senior Leadership Team sets the strategic direction of the University and is accountable for ensuring high standards of excellence across academics, operations and student satisfaction.

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About

Faculty

Each faculty member at University Canada West joined the university because of their passion for teaching and a desire to make a difference in our students’ lives.

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Student Recruitment Advisors

UCW's Student Recruitment Advisors are available to assist prospective students with any questions they might have during the application process.

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Governance

Governance at UCW

University Canada West has a system of governance similar to the bicameral system in place at many other Canadian universities.

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Program Advisory Committees

Program Advisory Committees

The Program Advisory Committees provide UCW with informed perspectives and independent advice on the content of the curricula and quality of academic programs.

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Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar

UCW’s official statement of regulations, policies, programs, requirements and course descriptions.

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About

Academic Council

Academic Council is the senior academic body of UCW. The Council advises on academic standards, academic policies, and program approval and review.

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Memberships & Designations

Memberships & Designations

Memberships and designations are an important part of University Canada West. They serve as a testament to the quality of education we provide.

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 Policies

UCW Policies

University Canada West has established a comprehensive set of policies and procedures to help students navigate through their academic journey.

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Careers

Careers

University Canada West is a teaching-intensive University. If you are interested in joining our Faculty or Staff, check here to see available positions.

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Students

Download Our Brochures

Download University Canada West's latest brochures here.

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Testimonials

Testimonials

Hear what current students have to say about studying at University Canada West.

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UCW at-a-glance *

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4,000+
students enrolled
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103
Staff supporting students
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90+
countries
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39
Full-time faculty & growing
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25
Average class size
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151
Sessional faculty with industry experience

* As of June 23, 2021.