Faculty of Science

The broad spectrum of disciplines in the Faculty of Science – from the Geology to Entomology – mesh to create a unique environment for idea exchange and research collaboration to further scientific study. The Faculty is dedicated to fostering an environment that incubates ideas, offers world-calibre and meaningful research, advances the study of science, and impacts the communities it serves.

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Projects and Success Stories:

  • Priority Project

    Support Chemistry Student Internships

    Support Chemistry Student Internships

    A successful internship can be a life-changing experience—but they can be expensive undertakings for students. One of the Department of Chemistry’s key priorities is to ensure students have the more

    Research Excellence, Student Learning

  • Priority Project

    Celebrate 5 Years of Beaty: Support the Beaty Box Outreach Program

    Celebrate 5 Years of Beaty: Support the Beaty Box Outreach Program

      “Today was the best day ever of my whole life.”   That’s the kind of feedback we hear from children at the Beaty Biodiversity Museum all the time. Kids more

    Community Engagement

  • Success Story

    Award winner Rosemary McCloskey helps make sense of it all

    Award winner Rosemary McCloskey helps make sense of it all

    Talented data scientist Rosemary McCloskey has received the first Department of Statistics Award in Data Science for her work in tracing viral “family trees”. more

    Student Learning

  • Priority Project

    Support Achievement in Data Science

    Support Achievement in Data Science

    Skilled data scientists are urgently needed by industry, governments and NGOs. Support the Department of Statistics Award in Data Science to honour and encourage UBC’s best data science students. more

    Student Learning

  • Priority Project

    Empowering Students through the UBC Computer Science Scholarship

    Empowering Students through the UBC Computer Science Scholarship

    The UBC Computer Science Scholarship provides financial support that can be vital to the success of some of the department’s most outstanding students. It also provides them something more. more

  • Special Appeals

    John M. Gosline Biomechanics Fund

    John M. Gosline Biomechanics Fund

    Dr. John M. Gosline was the first professor to bring biomechanics research to UBC. In his 35 years at UBC, he made significant contributions to the field. Comparative biomechanics uses more

  • Special Appeals

    Statistics Fund for Excellence

    Statistics Fund for Excellence

    Honour and encourage outstanding Statistics students by supporting the Statistics Fund for Excellence. more

  • Special Appeals

    Faculty of Science Bursary

    Faculty of Science Bursary

    UBC Science students have talent, drive, and curiosity. They have the potential make new discoveries, shift paradigms, start companies, and even spark new industries. Unfortunately, they don’t all more