Continuing Studies Retirement Party for Cheryl Isaac

Wed June 25 from 4 – 6 p.m. UFV Clearbrook Centre Continuing Studies department is hosting a retirement party for director Cheryl Isaac on Wednesday, June 25. Cheryl has seen and done a lot in her 37 years with UFV. For most of her career, she has been associated with Continuing Studies (through several name […]


Convocation 2014!

Congratulations to the class of 2014! Convocation is an opportunity to celebrate your achievements at UFV and to share this significant milestone with your family and friends. Convocation is scheduled for June 12 – 13, 2014. Everyone is welcome to attend UFV ceremonies, held annually at the Abbotsford Centre. No tickets are needed to attend the ceremonies and parking is free! Have […]

Grad Photos at Abbotsford Campus

Professional photographers from the Artona Group, the official graduation photographer for UFV, will be on the Abbotsford campus in May for graduate portrait sessions ($15 sitting fee). Abbotsford campus May 22-26 Room B121 It is recommended that grads book their session now as appointments will fill up quickly. To view availability of sessions and to […]

Transition Fair 2014

Workplace TASK and UUP at The Chilliwack Transition Fair 2014

The Chilliwack Transition Fair was held at the beautiful CEP Atrium on April 23.  The Chilliwack Transition Committee, a group of professionals in Chilliwack, including the Chilliwack School District, Chilliwack Society for Community Living, Pacific Developmental Pathways, UFV and others, organized the Fair.   UFV had two tables – a table for UUP staffed by Michelle […]

GreenJobs BC Presentation in Chilliwack

Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 7pm Where: Stó:lō Resource Centre, Building 10 – 7201 Vedder Road - Chilliwack BC Join BCGEU President Darryl Walker, Caitlyn Vernon of the Sierra Club, and speakers from GreenJobs BC and the local community to hear about possibilities for creating green jobs, and to share local visions for a cleaner, stronger economy […]

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Hope Centre’s Upgrading Student Featured in UFV’s Standout Magazine

Exciting news! One of our Upgrading students at Hope Centre, Arnold John, is one of UFV’s Standout students this year. The Standout is UFV’s Leadership Magazine, recognizing UFV Students and Alum. Introduced in 2009, this magazine is a Student Engagement Initiative by Student Life. Student Engagement provides a variety of programs and opportunities to promote leadership skills and […]

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UUP and TASK students attend Chilliwack Volunteer Symposium

Classroom volunteers were invited to attend a Volunteer Symposium put on by Volunteer Chilliwack to recognize National Volunteer Week. Seven Upgrading classroom volunteers and three TASK students joined over 100 community volunteers at the Chilliwack Cultural Centre on April 9th. Volunteers were invited to hear a motivational speaker and join in workshops including volunteering with […]

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Volunteer Daffodil Days

Upgrading students sold flowers during the Canadian Cancer Society Daffodil Days campaign, March 26th , 27th , and 28th. Twenty volunteers sold flowers to students, staff and faculty at CEP and TTC for three days raising over $750. Student volunteers each received a T-shirt and a personal thank you letter from the Cancer Society. For […]


UFV opens Agriculture Centre of Excellence at Canada Education Park

On April 4th, the University of the Fraser Valley officially opened its Agriculture Centre of Excellence at the Canada Education Park. Premier Christy Clark and other dignitaries attended a special ceremony marking the opening (see provincial government news release here and photos of the ceremony here.) UFV agriculture students will be learning in state-of-the-art facilities at the new agriculture centre (known as […]


Hope Centre Celebrates UFV’s 40th Birthday

The Hope Centre had many community members, both past and present students, and Hope based instructors, retired and currently instructing, join us here in Hope for a lively celebration. Check out some of the photos below   The link to the Hope and Mission 40th anniversary celebrations are found here