University of the Fraser Valley

UFV is a dynamic and innovative university committed to changing lives and building community. As a leader of social, cultural, economic, and environmentally responsible development in British Columbia’s scenic Fraser Valley, UFV engages students actively in education. High levels of interaction with faculty combined with abundant opportunities for practical experience, applied research, problem-solving, and creative work, mean students are educated as local and global citizens with career-ready skills. At UFV experiential learning and co-operative education opportunities are available locally and internationally.

UFV is a multi-campus university with six campuses and centres in the Fraser Valley and a growing campus in Chandigarh, India.

With a strong emphasis on undergraduate teaching, UFV’s smaller classes provide a supportive atmosphere for interactive learning and success.UFV offers two master’s degrees; a wide variety of bachelor’s degrees; majors, minors and extended minors in many subject areas; and more than a dozen trades and technology programs; as well as access and upgrading pathways, and lifelong learning opportunities. Choose full-time, part-time, or online studies.

Student clubs, campus recreation, and cultural events enhance student life and the university has strong varsity athletic programs including basketball, wrestling, and soccer teams competing in U SPORTS, Canada’s national university league. The UFV golf teams were national collegiate champions in 2017.

UFV has a thriving international education department and offers multiple study abroad and exchange opportunities.

Areas of continued program growth include agriculture, health and wellness, and digital technologies.

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Full-time (undergraduates)

Full-time (graduates)

Part-time (undergraduates)

Part-time (graduates)

Source: University of the Fraser Valley (2017 rounded preliminary fall enrolment)




Undergraduate tuition fees:
$4,266 – $6,843

Graduate tuition fees:


Undergraduate tuition fees:

Source: Statistics Canada. Fees for general programs in social and behavioural sciences (2017-18).

Note: In addition to tuition fees, universities generally charge fees for goods and services supplied to students. This includes areas such as student associations, sports and health. These additional fees vary widely per university and per student and can run from a few hundred dollars to a few thousand dollars. Check with the university for details.