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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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 Alumni share their best advice for launching your career
Your UBC journey doesn’t end with graduation. In fact, it’s just the beginning. As you graduate, you become part of a global community of over 100,000 Arts alumni—100,000 potential mentors and friends; 100,000 stories; 100,000 lessons learned.
Historic collection from the Klondike Gold Rush gifted to UBC in $2.5M donation
UBC alumnus and Canadian telecommunications icon, Philip B. Lind, CM, has donated $2.5 million to UBC.
Meet four Indigenous scholars leading innovative research in the Faculty of Arts
June 9, 2021
Making higher education more accessible: Six tips from Arts faculty and staff
June 3, 2021
Through our eyes, with our voices: How students and faculty are creating space to heal and be proud of their Asian identities (Part II)
May 19, 2021