Supporting your student in a new and diverse cultural environment

Whether your student will be adjusting to a new city, a new culture, or a new learning environment, we offer a variety of support services. UBC strives to create an inclusive learning environment that respects and celebrates cultural diversity.

At UBC, we are committed to advancing inclusion across the university. Learn more about UBC’s Inclusion Action Plan.

International Programs and Services

International Programs and Services provides advising, intercultural, immigration, and transition services, and programs for international students in an integrated, safe, and celebratory environment.

Aboriginal Programs and Services

Aboriginal Programs and Services is committed to enriching the quality of the student experience for Aboriginal students by promoting access, offering programming and services, celebrating success, and creating a sense of belonging and community.

Equity and Inclusion

The Equity and Inclusion Office offers training and education, conflict engagement, and resources to ensure that our community is one in which human rights are respected, and equity and inclusion are embedded in all areas of academic, work, and campus life.


The University of British Columbia Student Union Okanagan (UBCSUO) is a student-run organization on campus that serves students through advocacy, student governance, support services, student groups, and resource centres while operating several businesses and food service outlets.