President’s Installation

President Arvind Gupta commits to
increasing funding for research
excellence at UBC by $100 million

Connected by Commitment

Annual Report 2013-2014
All great achievements are the product of commitment - review the full annual report for progress and metrics, and to see how UBC students, faculty, staff, and alumni are bringing Place and Promise commitments to life

Rapid transit key to unlocking potential of UBC-Broadway corridor

A KPMG study released by the City of Vancouver and UBC shows the employment and population of the UBC/Broadway corridor will grow by 150,000 in the next 30 years.

start an evolution hits $1B

UBC's start an evolution campaign crossed the $1B mark and is now 2/3 of the way toward its fundraising and alumni engagement targets – to raise $1.5 billion and to involve 50,000 alumni annually in the life of the University by 2015

Academic Research Benefits

UBC's Okanagan campus attracts about $11.6 million in research grants annually to support numerous continuing research projects, ranging from engineers working to improve construction materials, to healthcare professionals investigating ways to keep people healthier.
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