UNIVERSITY OF NORTHERN BRITISH COLUMBIA

University of Northern British Columbia campus: aerial view of grounds and forest behind campus.

General statistics

Students who identify as Indigenous 10% or more

Indigenous languages

Courses offered Cree
Dakelh/Carrier
Tsilhqot'in
Other

Mandatory courses

Yes, for certain faculties or programs First nations Studies, Health Sciences, Commerce, Nursing, Social Work, Education.

Financial support

Bursaries
Awards/prizes
Emergency funds

Financial guidance

UNBC Academic advisors and First Nations Centre staff provide minimal guidance to students seeking extra funding programs, such as student loans, etc.

Services

Academic counselling
General counselling
Peer-to-peer mentoring

Activities

Social or cultural events
Gathering space
Elder engagement