University Canada West (UCW) is a University with a clear vision—to be a leading, respected independent University in Canada and abroad, known for innovation and effectiveness in preparing motivated students for professional-level careers and societal leadership. UCW transform students into leadership-ready graduates for communities around the world.
When you study with UCW, you'll find out why this beautiful city was voted the 3rd best city to live by The Economist*.
New students will get to know the Student Services department quickly during Orientation, where the team gives students an overview of the university's campus, myUCW portal, library services and assists with course selection and registration.
As well as peer and faculty support, through Student Services, students can access:
To ensure that your experience University Canada West is enjoyable, should you encounter any challenges, do be advised that a solution is often just a click or call away.
University Canada West's Career Services department was created to facilitate an engaging partnership with all its students and alumni as they transition from higher education into the workforce environment and beyond. Through these partnerships, Career Services will bridge the gap of employers' needs and employment opportunities for our students and alumni.
Career Services works with students and alumni located in Vancouver and throughout Canada to provide career and employment preparatory information through the assistance of an online career services program. Students and alumni can access the program via internet when they want, and can generate numerous career documents that are relevant to positions they are applying for all from a centralized location.
As students gain employable skills and alumni grow within their careers, University Canada West is dedicated to connect them with businesses across Canada for employment and advancement opportunities. Where education and portable skills training is a "must have" in today's competitive job market.
University Canada West Career Services include but are not limited to, assistance with:
* These students had mostly returned to their home country or were working on a part time basis
Information on this slide is based on 2016 alumni survey.