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Strategic Initiatives Fund projects to be showcased March 1-9

Come and help celebrate the completion of projects funded by the Strategic Initiative Fund. Project themes include Indigenization and Reconciliation, Community Engagement, Lifelong Learning, and others. Join us as UFV faculty and staff reflect on their work in a series of events from March 1 to 9. Students, staff, and faculty are welcome to join! […]

UFV named one of BC’s Top Employers for 2023

The University of the Fraser Valley has once again been named one of BC’s Top Employers. This marks the ninth straight year that UFV has been recognized. B.C.’s Top Employers is a competition that recognizes employers in BC that lead their industries in offering exceptional places to work. It is a sub-set of the annual […]

UFV student housing architect and builder selected

A new student housing building on UFV’s Abbotsford campus has taken another significant step forward with the selection of the project’s architect and builder. Following public requests for proposals, DIALOG + Group 2 has been selected as the project’s architectural team, while Clark Builders and Turner were chosen as the builders. The Province is providing […]

UFV launches collaborative reconciliation program in partnership with Stó:lō agencies

The University of the Fraser Valley is collaborating with a group of Stó:lō agencies to offer an educational program that will help participants enhance their capacity for reconciliation building. Xwelítem Siyáya: Allyship and Reconciliation Building will be offered by the UFV Peace and Reconciliation Centre (PARC), in partnership with the Stó:lō Nation, the Stó:lō Tribal […]

Looking for UFV love (stories)

Did your romance blossom in the library stacks? Did you meet your beloved in the classroom? Did you kindle the fire of love with coffee at Fairgrounds? Did your “meet cute” with your sweetie occur on a field trip or a UFV event or on a long bus ride for a Cascade teams road trip? […]

Amy Mykes named UFV’s new Director of Community Programming and Experience

Amy Mykes (she/her) has been named as the new Director of Community Programming and Experience at the University of the Fraser Valley (UFV). She joins UFV after several years at the University of Calgary (UCalgary), most recently with their Alumni Engagement Team. Mykes started with UCalgary in January 2016, joining the Government and Community Engagement […]

Flood Stories to be on display at The Reach

UFV’s Flood Stories project collected introspective and impactful stories, images, art, and insights from people affected by the devastating Sumas Prairie flood of November 2021 and related environmental disasters. Now the public will be able to view the results of the project at a special exhibition at Abbotsford’s The Reach Gallery Museum. The Flood Stories […]

Get fit in 2023 with UFV Campus Rec — try before you buy until January 20

Looking for fitness options that work well with your job or class schedules? Check out UFV Campus Recreation’s menu of offerings. Until January 20, you can try before you buy! The Try before you Buy event is for fitness classes, and drop-in sports. During this period, intramural times will also be run as a drop-in […]