University of the Fraser Valley

country rank  57
world rank  1761

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University Overview

Established in 1974, University of the Fraser Valley is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the large town of Abbotsford (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), British Columbia. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Chilliwack, Mission, Hope, Agassiz. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills & Training, British Columbia, University of the Fraser Valley (UFV) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. University of the Fraser Valley (UFV) 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 in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 45 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Acronym UFV
Founded 1974
Colours Blue and green

University Location

Address 33844 King Road
Abbotsford (population range: 50,000-249,999)
V2S 7M8 British Columbia
Canada
T +1 (604) 854 4544
F +1 (604) 855 7153
Other locations Chilliwack, Mission, Hope, Agassiz

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
12,500-15,000 US$
(9,200-11,000 Euro)
International
students
10,000-12,500 US$
(7,400-9,200 Euro)
Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not available
Admission Office 33844 King Road
Abbotsford V2S 7M8
+1 (604) 854 4544
888 504 7441

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff 700-799
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to University of the Fraser Valley's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills & Training, British Columbia


Year of first Accreditation

1974

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Universities Canada (UC)
  • Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE)
  • Canadian University Press (CUP)

Academic Structure


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