Established in 1990, University of Northern British Columbia is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the suburban setting of the large town of Prince George (population range: 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), British Columbia. This institution has also branch campuses in the following locations: Fort St. John, Quesnel, Terrace. Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministry of Advanced Education, British Columbia, University of Northern British Columbia (UNBC) is a small (enrollment range: 3,000-3,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. University of Northern British Columbia (UNBC) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as undergraduate certificates/diplomas, bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 26 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. UNBC also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.