Seasonal closure — Dec 24-Jan 2

As the holiday season is fast approaching, we wanted to let you know about UFV’s plans for the seasonal break. We are pleased to confirm that the university will close at noon on Mon, Dec 24, and remain closed until Wed, Jan 2. On behalf of the HR team, we hope this helps you to … Read more

UPCOMING OUTAGE: myUFV self-service — Oct 6-8

Self-Service links within myUFV, the UFV mobile app, as well as access to the Banner system will be unavailable during the weekend of October 6-8, 2018, while system upgrades are made. All other services and accounts including myClass (Blackboard) will continue to be available. For more information please visit: Contact for technical help: … Read more

UFV to upgrade Banner system

A message from CIO Darin Lee. UFV has begun a multi-project upgrade to bring the Banner system to its newest release, Banner 9. Students, staff, and faculty depend on Banner for essential administrative functions including admissions, student registration, course scheduling, human resources, and payroll. Modules will be upgraded in phases to ensure a smooth transition. … Read more

WHMIS course available for all UFV employees and students

A free WHMIS course is available to all UFV employees and students through Blackboard. Instructions on how to access the course are available at: Participants will need to self enroll for the course by logging into Blackboard with their employee/student number and myUFV password. Any questions/inquiries can be sent to: For more … Read more

*Postponed: Fire drills Sept 11 & 13 in Abbotsford & Chilliwack

*Drills have been postponed due to flooding. New dates posted when available.   A series of fire drills will be conducted the week of September 10-14, 2018, including: Abbotsford campus: Tues, Sept 11 at 2:15pm. Chilliwack Trades and Technology Centre at Canada Education Park: Thurs, Sept 13 at 10:30am. Chilliwack campus at Canada Education Park: … Read more

UFV-SUS Food Bank now open

The UFV-SUS Food Bank addresses food insecurity amongst members of our UFV community by providing nutritious food and promoting healthy eating, in an accessible, inclusive, respectful and sustainable manner. We serve all registered UFV students and their families through a partnership program between Student Life and the UFV Student Union Society. UFV students, staff, and … Read more

United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples – UFV employee 30-minute challenge

The Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s Calls to Action repeats over and over the need for all of us to know and understand the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (UNDRIP). Do you? It took nearly 10 years for Canada, the final official objector, to sign on to the UNDRIP – but on May … Read more