Understanding Academics at UBC

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Know the expectations for you as a student before you begin your university experience.

The Class I Want is Full!

Tips on how to secure a spot in a course, section, or lab that’s full.

Course Formats, Information about Instructors, and More

Find out how you'll be evaluated at UBC. 

Bachelor of Science Academic Calendar

Course requirements for the Bachelor of Science (BSc) degree, specialization info, and academic policies.

Welcome to the Academy

Words from a Chemistry professor about starting at UBC.

5 Ways University is Not Like High School

Short Maclean’s article on the 5 key differences between high school and university.

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