University of Northern British Columbia

country rank  49
world rank  1752

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University Overview

Established in 1990, University of Northern British Columbia is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the large town of Prince George (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), British Columbia. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Fort St. John, Quesnel, Terrace. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills & Training, British Columbia, University of Northern British Columbia (UNBC) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 3,000-3,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. University of Northern British Columbia (UNBC) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 28 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.

University Identity

Name
Acronym UNBC
Founded 1990
Motto En Cha Huná
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Colours Gold and green

University Location

Address 3333 University Way
Prince George (population range: 50,000-249,999)
V2N 4Z9 British Columbia
Canada
T +1 (250) 960 5555
F +1 (250) 960 6330
Other locations Fort St. John, Quesnel, Terrace

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
Int'l student 10,000-12,500 US$
(7,400-9,200 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 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 Admission Rate Not available
Admission Office 3333 University Way
Prince George V2N 4Z9
+1 (250) 960 6300

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 3,000-3,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 300-399
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to University of Northern British Columbia's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills & Training, British Columbia


Year of first Accreditation
1990

Affiliations

  • Universities Canada (UC)
  • Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
  • University of the Arctic (UArctic)
  • Association of University Forestry Schools of Canada (AUFSC)
  • Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE)
  • Canadian University Press (CUP)

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 14 November 2018