University of Northern British Columbia

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The University of Northern British Columbia (UNBC) is a public research university located in British Columbia, Canada. It was established in 1990 and has its main campus in Prince George, with regional campuses in other communities throughout northern British Columbia. UNBC is known for its focus on providing education and conducting research that is relevant to the northern region of the province. In addition to the main Prince George campus, UNBC has regional campuses in cities like Quesnel, Fort St. John, and Terrace. These campuses allow students from various northern communities to access higher education without needing to relocate.

UNBC offers a range of undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs across various disciplines, including arts, sciences, health sciences, business, education, and more.

The university is also involved in a variety of research initiatives, particularly in fields that have a significant impact on the northern region, such as natural resources, Indigenous studies, health sciences, and environmental studies. UNBC has a strong commitment to Indigenous engagement and offers Indigenous-focused programs, research, and initiatives. The university collaborates with Indigenous communities to promote cultural understanding and support the educational aspirations of Indigenous students. UNBC is home to the Northern Medical Program, which is a partnership with the University of British Columbia (UBC). This program focuses on training medical professionals to serve in northern and rural communities.

UNBC has a strong connection to the northern communities it serves. Its research and education are often geared towards addressing the unique challenges and opportunities faced by northern residents. UNBC is known for its small class sizes, which allow for more personalized attention and interaction between students and faculty.

The university places emphasis on environmental sustainability and has been recognized for its efforts to reduce its ecological footprint and promote sustainable practices.





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