New Student Connect

Get to know other new students in your faculty. Your Engage Leader (EL) is an upper year student who will check in with you regularly and support you through your first year. They can help connect you to resources relevant to your academic goals and well-being.

Important Links

University of Victoria Students' Society

UVSS is a social justice based non-profit, student run and led organization that works on issues affecting students; it offers supports and resources.

Important Links

Graduate Students' Society

The Graduate Student Society (GSS) is a democratically run and student led organization that offers advocacy, grants, peer support, health and dental plans, and much more.

Important Links

Indigenous Students

The Office of Indigenous Academic and Community Engagement provides programs, services and supports for Indigenous undergraduate and graduate students. We can connect you with resources at the university and in the community.

International Students

UVic offers an array of services to support transitioning to UVic and studying here. The Office of International Centre for Students (ICS) includes COVID-19 updates.

Clubs & Activities

There are many different ways you can get connected and involved as a member of the UVic community.


Feeling empowered to lead change and support your community? Join an advocacy group.


Student Life

Follow the daily experiences students at UVic through resources (blog and podcast) created and designed by students. Follow their photos, watch videos, listen to stories, ask questions and share their moments.

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