Leaders, innovators, creators, changemakers. UBC Arts students, graduates, and scholars are advancing a better world.
A world of opportunity
Immerse yourself in diverse and engaging learning opportunities, build multiple areas of expertise, and custom-design an interdisciplinary degree pathway that is as unique as you are.
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Make an impact at a local or international level, get involved in research or leadership opportunities, and build your skillset with enriching and career-shaping experiences.
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With our award-winning faculty and world-class facilities, we bring together the best of quantitative research, humanistic inquiry, and artistic expression under one umbrella to advance a better world.
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A vibrant community
With diverse, supportive, and inclusive environments and a thriving arts and culture scene, UBC Arts inspires big ideas, transforms conventional learning, and prepares you for success.
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Arts stands with our 2SLGBTQIA+ community
As a Faculty, we value our diversity, and aspire to foster an inclusive space and respectful environment for staff, students, and faculty to live, learn and work.
Brushstrokes of Resilience: Insights from Every Child Matters book illustrator Karlene Harvey
In celebration of September 30, we connected with Karlene Harvey to learn about their experience developing illustrations for the Every Child Matters picture book, their creative journey, and tips for aspiring Indigenous artists.
Announcements, Faculty, Spotlight
$30M NSF Center for Braiding Indigenous Knowledges and Science launches with international partnerships including UBC
September 18, 2023
Signs of the times: A conversation with Nigel Howard on Deaf culture and visual accessibility
September 12, 2023
Need an elective? Explore what’s on offer this Winter
August 28, 2023