Internationalization at UBC Okanagan
The UBC Okanagan International Office is positioned within the Office of the Provost and Vice-President, Academic to provide strategic direction and support for UBC’s academic international activities. We advise faculty on partnership development and serve as a central unit for coordinating the campus’ international strategy and academic initiatives and activities. The Okanagan International Office works closely with UBC Okanagan Faculties and units and collaboratively with the Vice-Provost, International Office located on the Vancouver campus.
Facts and Figures
UBC Okanagan is growing our international presence and welcoming more international students each year. See the facts and figures that highlight UBC Okanagan’s continued international success.
Percent International Students
Countries Represented in our Community
Top 10 countries or territories of international student citizenship
International % of overall student headcount
Degrees conferred by calendar year
Read more about the strategy behind UBC Okanagan’s international engagement.
Learn more about the units involved in advancing UBC’s international priorities.
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UBC Statements on International Affairs
A message of sympathy and support to the UBC community about the earthquake tragedy in Turkiye and Syria
February 9, 2023
We at UBC are watching with sadness in the aftermath of the earthquake in Turkiye and Syria. Our hearts go out to the families and their loved ones, and to the rescue teams. We acknowledge that this is a challenging and emotional time for many in our UBC community, especially those with ties to Turkiye and Syria. . . .
- Statement regarding the escalating situation in Iran (September 27, 2022)
- Statement on the Passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
(September 8, 2022)
- Standing with Ukraine (March 9, 2022)
- Statement on Russia and Ukraine (February 24, 2022)