The Provost and Vice-President, Academic provides vision and leadership in realizing the initiatives in the strategic plan of the university.

Current initiatives and priorities reflect the implementation of Outlook 2040, a bold vision for the campus which aims to take it to new heights of academic excellence, global recognition and social inclusion. The Provost works closely with the UBC Executive, Deans of the campus’ eight faculties and schools, and supporting portfolios in the Provost office to deliver strategic initiatives that create an exceptional teaching and learning environment and foster academic excellence.

Addressing Systemic Racism & Inclusive Excellence

UBC is committed to creating inclusive environments free from racism in which to work, learn and live. Learn more about anti-racism and inclusive excellence initiatives at UBC, including news and events and access to resources and support.

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Community Connection

As students, faculty and staff experience the university from different places at different times during this crisis, it is important to maintain our connections and stay informed.

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Flexible Learning

UBC is committed to delivering transformative learning experiences that prepare our students for incredible futures. Learn about unique teaching and learning initiatives underway.

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Program Development

Ongoing curriculum review and program expansion are crucial to meet the ever-changing needs of our academic environment and the expectations of a diverse student body. Learn more about this process and projects currently underway.


Quality Assurance and Enhancement

UBC Okanagan takes a multipronged approach to quality assurance and enhancement (QA/E) and engages in continuous work at various levels for ongoing improvement.


Student Academic Experience

Students from across the region and around the world choose UBC’s Okanagan campus for its unique learning environment – see how we are continuously enhancing the student experience through projects and initiatives.

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