Call for honorary degree nominations

It’s that time of year again to consider nominations for UFV Honorary Doctorates for 2023. The honorary doctorate degree is the highest form of recognition offered by UFV. We have a wonderful legacy of distinguished recipients whose achievements we are honoured to profile and celebrate. These awards are an excellent way to bring publicity to … Read more

Virtual Pacific Career Fair — Oct 22

The University of the Fraser Valley is proud to announce that we are collaborating with Douglas College, Capilano University, and Vancouver Community College to host a joint virtual career fair on October 20th, 2022. The Virtual Pacific Career Fair is open to students and alumni across all programs from the four post-secondary institutions. It is … Read more

President’s Leadership Lecture Series presents Dr. Dwayne Donald — Oct 19

UFV President Dr. Joanne MacLean is pleased to welcome guest speaker, Dr. Dwayne Donald. Oct 19 4-5:30 pm Room B101, Abbotsford Campus Dr. Dwayne Donald is a descendent of the amiskwaciwiyiniwak (Beaver Hills people) and works as a professor in the Faculty of Education at the University of Alberta. His work focuses on ways in … Read more

Op PROJECTION: A journey from the eyes of the XO HMCS Moncton — Oct 19

Political Science Department cordially invites you to a Politalk special lecture ‘Op PROJECTION: A journey from the eyes of the XO HMCS Moncton’. Wednesday, Oct 19, 4-5:30 pm Abbotsford A225 – UFV Boardroom From January 19, 2022, until April 15, HMCS Moncton, along with their sister ship HMCS Goose Bay, sailed from CFB Halifax to … Read more

Dodgeball Tournament | Campus Recreation & UFV HUB Club collaboration

Campus Recreation is partnering with the UFV HUB Club to bring you Dodgeball! The tournament will be happening on October 13, from 6:30-8:30 PM and open to all UFV Students and any faculty and staff brave enough to join us!! FREE FOR STUDENTS and $3.75 for staff/employees, all money goes back to support student recreation! … Read more

2022 Chilliwack Civic Election Townhall

ChillTV and the University of the Fraser Valley (UFV) will be hosting a ‘Civic Election Townhall’. Moderators for the townhall event will be Shirley Hardman, and Louis De Jaeger. Monday, Oct 3 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Canada Education Park (CEP) campus; Building A, 45190 Caen Ave., Room A-1457 https://www.theprogress.com/news/meet-the-people-running-for-election-in-chilliwack-at-3-upcoming-all-candidate-events/ For more information, contact Kenneth … Read more

Community-Building Across Cultures Event series: Invited Speaker, Dr. Kyra Garson

Faculty and staff are invited to attend a talk by Guest Speaker Dr. Kyra Garson entitled: Intercultural learning in the classroom: What can faculty do? Oct 12 11:30 am – 12:30 pm This has been switched to a hybrid event. It is now located in F124, Abbotsford campus or on Zoom: https://ufv-ca.zoom.us/j/65791921303?pwd=Ujh5cWZlNjNDTWRaMFpJZHFCaDNOdz09 Summary: Many institutions … Read more

Faculty Micro-Lectures — Dr. Sumin Fang

Each year, the UFV Research Office invites 20 or more faculty researchers to be a part of the continued success of the University’s Micro-Lecture Series. The goal is to provide “snapshots” of the range and depth of our faculty research, as well as highlight the interdisciplinary nature of our work. This engaging, fast-paced event also … Read more

Sustainability Survey — AASHE STARS

The Office of Sustainability is conducting a survey to gather data on sustainability practices and culture of the UFV community for the ongoing AASHE STARS (Sustainability Tracking, Assessment & Rating System). The questions focus on current behaviours and knowledge related to sustainability. After completing the survey, participants will have the option to sign up for … Read more

Several EV charging stations unavailable Sept 29–Oct 7

What do I need to know?  Several electric vehicle (EV) charging stations will be out of service Sept 29–Oct 7. Please ensure you have enough charge for a return trip, or prepare for a possible wait at available stalls. Why?  To facilitate the installation of new EV charging stations. Which stalls will be unavailable?  Abbotsford … Read more

Register: Rise Up-Wake Up! Thurs, Sept 29

The University of the Fraser Valley in partnership with Éy St’elmexw St’elt’ílém / Good Medicine Songs, and supported by Tire Stewardship BC (“TSBC”) and BC Used Oil Management Association (“BCUOMA”), announced that the Chowiyes-Xwithet / Rise Up-Wake Up! event will be taking place on Sept. 29, 2022, from 1 p.m. – 4 p.m. at the … Read more

Increased traffic for Canucks on Wed, Oct 5

What do I need to know? On Wed, Oct. 5, increased traffic and parking congestion are expected around UFV’s Abbotsford campus as the Vancouver Canucks play the Edmonton Oilers at 7pm inside the Abbotsford Centre. When? 7pm, Wed, Oct 5. What do I need to do? Please be conscious of heavier traffic near campus in … Read more

Student Wellness Week — Oct 3-7

Oct 3-7 8am – 8pm Various Locations Across Campus Welcome to the First Annual Student Wellness Week! UFV Student Wellness in collaboration Counselling will provide opportunities for students to engage in free health and wellness activities across campuses. At this point in the term, it can be tempting to ignore your health and wellbeing in … Read more