Welcome to UBC’s Okanagan campus. Our intimate campus connects students and faculty and propels new ideas forward, enriching learning experiences and transforming the regional economy.
Where can you make a difference at UBC’s Okanagan campus? Support research excellence that transforms social, economic and environmental fields. Invest in our students who motivate change locally and internationally. Strengthen ties with students, alumni, scholars, volunteers and our community, creating solutions that will impact our Okanagan region and beyond.
From supporting Aboriginal students to improving regional health care- imagine what we can do together. Read our success stories, investigate our projects, and discover ways to get involved.
Since entering UBC, Tim Krupa, a fourth year science student at UBC’s Okanagan campus, has embraced many facets of university life. He’s a physics teaching assistant, residence advisor, and President of the UBCO Young Liberals of Canada. He sits on the UBC Board of Governors. He’s a cancer volunteer and a talented athlete. And when he’s not judging science fairs more
Alumnus Ross Langford began his UBC journey as a student, a journey culminating in his role as cabinet chair of the start an evolution campaign for the Okanagan campus — one of the largest fundraising initiatives in university history.
The Inter-Professional Collaborative Practice Clinic at UBC’s Okanagan campus will be a leader in the province for training future health care professionals who will set standards of quality of health care in BC.
Kelowna’s Brittni MacKenzie-Dale is the winner of this year’s Okanagan Short Story Contest. Organized and partially-sponsored by UBC Okanagan, the contest is an annual writing competition open to fiction writers in British Columbia’s Southern Interior.
Researchers at UBC’s Okanagan campus are using advanced computer simulations to model how air flows into the deepest regions of the lungs and uncover how the early stages of emphysema can impact a patient’s ability to take in oxygen.