University Canada West
University Canada West is a business oriented, teaching intensive University. It was founded in 2004 by Dr. David Strong, an accomplished academic and distinguished scientist who served as President of the University of Victoria for over a decade. The vision was to create an independent, accessible university with a practical focus and an emphasis on excellent teaching. The University prides itself on offering rigorous programs with a distinct business orientation. It delivers programs that provide students with the applied and theoretical basis for success in the workplace and future academic endeavours.
University Canada West offers a dynamic learning environment, personal attention, and competitive tuition rates. Focus group research indicates that the students highly value the dedicated faculty and small class sizes. Another unique feature is the flexible programming that allows students to attend in-person, online, or a combination of both. The motivated learners also have the opportunity to complete their degrees faster than at many traditional universities. With the excellent faculty, flexibility, small class sizes, it’s degrees enable the students to enter the job market with confidence.
UCW is located within Vancouver’s business district and is easily accessible in downtown Vancouver at 626 West Pender St. in the historic London Building. Many of the world’s biggest companies have offices within walking distance of our downtown campus, providing students with unparalleled access to a network of prospective employers.
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