University Canada West

country rank  90
world rank  7149

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University Overview

Established in 2005, University Canada West is a for-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the medium-sized city of Vancouver (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), British Columbia. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Advanced Education, British Columbia, University Canada West (UCW) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: under-250 students) coeducational higher education institution. University Canada West (UCW) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 13 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. UCW also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, financial aids and/or scholarships, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

University Identity

Name
Acronym UCW
Founded 2005
Motto Learning that Fits
Colours Red and white

University Location

Address 626 West Pender Street, Suite 100
Vancouver (population range: 500,000-1,000,000)
V6B 1V9 British Columbia
Canada
T +1 877-431-6887
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Degree Levels & Study Areas


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate
Postgraduate
Local student 5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)
17,500-20,000 US$
(12,900-14,700 Euro)
Int'l student 15,000-17,500 US$
(11,000-12,900 Euro)
17,500-20,000 US$
(12,900-14,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office 626 West Pender Street, Suite 100
Vancouver V6B 1V9
+1 800-288-9502
877-431-6887

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range under-250
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range under-50
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Entity Type For-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Other
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to University Canada West's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Ministry of Advanced Education, British Columbia

Affiliations

  • Association of American Colleges and Universities (AAC&U)
  • International Association of Universities (IAU)

Academic Structure

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Online Courses

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