Located in the Fraser Valley and established in 1974, UFV is a fully accredited university enrolling approximately 15,000 students per year. UFV has campuses and centres in Abbotsford, Chilliwack, Mission, Hope, and in Chandigarh, India.
UFV offers more than 100 programs from robotics to welding and criminology to marketing. With three Master’s degrees, 15 bachelor’s degrees, majors, minors, and extended minors in more than 30 subject areas, the university provides experiential learning opportunities in an inclusive and diverse environment. Opportunities for student research at the undergrad level are available and supported.
UFV’s Indigenous Student Centre provides students with cultural knowledge, academic mentorship, and activities that share indigenous ways of knowing.
UFV features unique student-focused innovations like the co-curricular record which officially recognizes learning taking place outside of the classroom, a maker space with 3-D printing, international study abroad programs, and student services that provide support and opportunities for academic and career success.