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Bookstore Customer Appreciation Day

We love our Customers! UFV Abbotsford Bookstore invites Students, Faculty, Staff, and Alumni to come and have some fun at Customer Appreciation Day! -Free Coffee & Popcorn begins at 9:00am -Fashion Show at 12pm & Talent Show at 2pm -Enter to win giveaways all day long -20-50% off clothing sale -Sample the menu from the […]

Theatre Department Show and Tell — Oct 3

Join us from 4-5pm on Tues, Oct 3 to celebrate the Theatre department’s move to the Abbotsford campus! • Tour our new facilities in the D building (100 level) • Learn about our 2017/2018 season of theatre • Find out about the programs and courses we offer • Meet staff, faculty, and students • Cake […]

Scholarly Sharing Initiative: Conversations on Migration and Citizenship — Sept 28

Please come to the Scholarly Sharing Initiative! Thurs, Sept 28, 2017 1:15-2:45, in Abby F125. All welcome! Delicious light lunch provided! “Conversations in Migration and Citizenship: Exploring and Engaging Interdisciplinarity” with Nicola Mooney, Ghizlane Laghzaoui, and members of the Migration and Citizenship program working group Join a conversation with members of the Migration & Citizenship […]

A Lifetime on Tiptoes — a play in Punjabi

A Lifetime on Tiptoes: a play written and performed in Punjabi by Mazhar Tirmazi Sunday, October 8, 2017 2–3:30 pm followed by Q & A Matsqui Centennial Auditorium (32315 South Fraser Way) Tickets: Reserved $20 General $10 Seniors & Students $5 • For more information email     10/09/2017

English department grad school info session — Sept 25 & 26

Mon, Sept 25, 10:30 – 12:30pm, in room S3123B (SUB Building) Tues, Sept 26, 11:30-1:30pm in room S3123B (SUB Building) If you want to talk with someone from English about applying to grad school (even if you are just curious) come by one of our drop-in sessions coming up soon. Faculty members from English will […]

Pub Trivia Night — Sept 25

The English Students Association is hosting a pub trivia night! Mon, Sept 25 6:30–10 pm Finnegan’s Pub Details on the ESA Facebook page For more information, contact Amy Huesken at 09/26/2017

Student presentation — Sustainable Development in Peru — Sept 26

On Tuesday, September 26, Madison Stewart will give a presentation on her experiences working as an intern for Mosqoy, a Canadian NGO based in Cusco and the surrounding Sacred Valley region of Peru. Mosqoy is a multidimensional organization, focusing on Peru’s rural development in the spheres of sustainable tourism, Indigenous knowledge and youth education. Madison […]

Survive the Semester: Live Well, Learn Well workshops — Sept 28

Take a mini-workshop to boost your study skills Get tips and resources on wellness and learning Boost your brain power with healthy delicious snacks! Thurs, Sept 28 Workshops: 12-12:45 pm Learn your way: Discover your learning style 1-1:45 pm Too Many Assignments, Too Little Time 2-2:45 pm De-stress for test success 3-3:45 pm Make and […]

Who Owns History? — Forum Sept 26

The UFV History department is hosting a public forum on historical monuments, the use of history and who gets to decide. In Charlottesville, Virginia, removal of a statue of Confederate general Robert E. Lee brought out protesters, some with links to white supremacist organizations. In Canada, members of the Ontario union of elementary school teachers advocated dropping […]

2017 Retirement Dinner — Nov 20

The 2017 Retirement Dinner will be held on Mon, Nov 20, at 6 pm at the Quality Hotel & Conference Centre. You are invited to a dinner to honour 13 employees as they retire from the University of the Fraser Valley: Elaine Harris, Molly Ungar, Shelley Chute, Lisa Storozynsky, Peggy Bray, Diane Luu, Lori Ann […]

Sustainable Food Systems speaker series — Sept 21

Join us for a for a discussion about sustainable food systems and hear expert insight on plant health, glyphosates, soil health, organic, GMOs, and human health. Thurs, Sept 21 University House 7-9 pm Speakers: Dr. Garry Fehr, UFV Director of Agriculture Centre of Excellence (Moderator) Dr. Laila Benkrima, Horticulturist Carmen Dunn, Holistic Nutritional Practitioner Dan […]

CIBC Networking Event — Sept 26

CIBC Networking Event Don’t miss CIBC’s Networking event happening on Tues, September 26 at 1 – 2:30PM The event will be located in room C1429 (Abbotsford Campus) Reserve your spot by emailing Drop-ins welcome! This event is brought to you by the Career Centre.   09/27/2017

CEP A LEED Gold Certification celebration & building tour — Sept 26

You are invited to celebrate the LEED Gold certification of CEP A. Tues, Sept 26 1:30-2:30 pm CEP A – Atrium LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) is a third-party certification program that sets standards and applies ratings for the design, construction, operation and maintenance of buildings. CEP A is LEED Gold-certified, the 2nd […]

UFV Co-operative Education information sessions — earn while you learn — Sept 13 and 14

Co-op Information Sessions Apply your classroom learning by engaging in professional, career-related, paid employment. Join Us! Wed, Sept 13 12:30-1:30 PM Abby B121 Thurs, Sept 14 2:30- 3:30 PM Abby B161 Apply online: Application deadline: Sept. 25, 2017 For more information visit For more information, contact Deanna Devitt at 09/15/2017

Gallery Exhibition: Brenda Fredrick — Testing Ground: Primary Process Made Visible

UFV Visual Arts Faculty Brenda Fredrick has an installation of recent work installed in the S’eliyemetaxwtexw Art Gallery through October 6 Exploration with the works and space will continue throughout the duration of the exhibition. Viewers are encouraged to use a cell phone flashlight to read the labels and textual information. To Oct 6 Mon-Fri; […]

Publishing panel featuring Carleigh Baker — Nov 7

Publishing panel featuring Carleigh Baker, author and editor at Joyland Vancouver; Shashi Bhat, editor of Event magazine; and Katie Stobbart, co-founder of Raspberry magazine. 11 am–noon SUS Great Hall Tues, Nov 7. For more information, contact Amy Huesken at 11/08/2017

UFV clothing & supplies — on sale NOW until Sept 15

Start the school year in UFV style! Shop at UFV Abbotsford or Chilliwack Bookstore and take 20% your purchase of UFV clothing and supplies. Sale ends Sept 15! *Offer excludes textbooks, electronics or already reduced items — more details in-store* For more information, contact UFV Bookstore at 09/15/2017

Book Buy Back — sell your textbooks!

Turn your textbooks into cash! Bring your past semester’s textbooks and we’ll buy them back. Book Buy Back begins September 5 at UFV Abbotsford Bookstore: September 5, 6, 7, 8 & 11 9:00am – 4:00pm * New Location* UFV Abbotsford Bookstore September 6 10 am-3 pm CEP Bookstore Textbooks must be in good condition, no […]

Bookstore Customer Appreciation Day

We love our customers! UFV Abbotsford Bookstore invites everyone to come and have some fun at Customer Appreciation Day! Tues, Oct 3 Fashion Show at 12 pm & Talent Show at 2 pm Prizes & Giveaways 20-50% off clothing sale Sample the menu from the Cascades Cafe and enjoy free coffee all day! For […]

Reminder: Annual myClass (Blackboard Learn) Update — Sept 2

myClass (Blackboard Learn) will be unavailable on Saturday, Sept. 2 starting at 12:30 pm until Sunday, Sept. 3 at 12:30 am (12 hours). What’s new: • Technology infrastructure improvements to performance and security • Improved experience for mobile users and updating the look-and-feel of the environment • Improvements to save time and effort including file […]

Get Your Campus Card

Get your Campus Card within the first two weeks of classes. It’s your university ID, and so much more! Use your card to print, grab a meal, check-out library resources, or hop on the campus shuttle between Chilliwack, Abbotsford, and Langley. We recommend adding $5 on your card to start — you’re set to do […]

UFV Alumni Association AGM — Sept 27

Please join us on Wed, Sept 27 at 7 pm for the UFV Alumni Association Annual General Meeting to be followed by a reception featuring this year’s Commemorative Wine and hors d’oeuvres.Join us! Wed, Sept 27 UFV Alumni Association Annual General Meeting Event details: 7 pm Annual General Meeting, Abbotsford campus: room B121 8 pm […]

UFV Alumni Open golf tourney — Sept 15

Golf Tournament SEPTEMBER 15 CHILLIWACK GOLF CLUB— 41894 YALE ROAD WEST NETWORKING AND MENTORSHIP Join us for our third annual UFV Alumni Open golf tournament. Bringing together community leaders, businesses, UFV alumni, students and friends, this is a signature annual event for UFV supporters. If you’re not a golfer, you’re welcome to join us for […]