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December 22, 2021: UBC Broadcast: COVID-19 – Planning for 2021/22 Winter Session, Term 2. Read this announcement in full.

December 22, 2021: UBC Broadcast: COVID-19 – Planning for 2021/22 Winter Session, Term 2. Read this announcement in full.

December 14, 2021: Read the latest from Santa Ono’s blog: Update: In-person exams, residence and testing.

December 14, 2021: Read the latest from Santa Ono’s blog: Update: In-person exams, residence and testing.

December 9, 2021: UBC Broadcast: UBC’s COVID-19 Rapid Testing Program — update on progress. Read this announcement in full.

December 9, 2021: UBC Broadcast: UBC’s COVID-19 Rapid Testing Program — update on progress. Read this announcement in full.

November 29, 2021: UBC Bulletin: COVID-19 – Important update for faculty and staff based in health care settings. Read this announcement in full.

November 29, 2021: UBC Bulletin: COVID-19 – Important update for faculty and staff based in health care settings. Read this announcement in full.

November 5, 2021: FAQ about support available to Trans, Two-Spirit and Non-Binary people added to the Health guidance and vaccines section.

November 5, 2021: FAQ about support available to Trans, Two-Spirit and Non-Binary people added to the Health guidance and vaccines section.

October 22, 2021: FAQ about flu immunization added to the Health guidance and vaccines section.

October 22, 2021: FAQ about flu immunization added to the Health guidance and vaccines section.

October 13, 2021: FAQ in Health guidance and vaccines section updated to include information on COVID-19 vaccine clinics on campus.

October 13, 2021: FAQ in Health guidance and vaccines section updated to include information on COVID-19 vaccine clinics on campus.

October 8, 2021: FAQs regarding in-person graduation for the Class of 2021 updated for students, faculty and staff.

October 8, 2021: FAQs regarding in-person graduation for the Class of 2021 updated for students, faculty and staff.

September 29, 2021: FAQs about UBC’s COVID-19 Rapid Testing Program updated and added to the Health guidance and vaccines section.

September 29, 2021: FAQs about UBC’s COVID-19 Rapid Testing Program updated and added to the Health guidance and vaccines section.

What is UBC’s COVID-19 Rapid Testing Program?

What is UBC’s COVID-19 Rapid Testing Program? UBC requires COVID-19 rapid testing for all students, faculty and staff, with exemptions provided for those who are fully vaccinated against COVID-19. All students, faculty and staff are required to complete an online, declaration of their vaccination status. This information is being used to determine whether they are required to participate in UBC’s […]

I have already submitted my vaccination status declaration. What happens next?

I have already submitted my vaccination status declaration. What happens next? Those who declared they are fully vaccinated have been contacted, advising of the requirement to verify their status, with proof of vaccination. For those who have not yet declared their status, a reminder has been issued advising of the need to complete the process […]

How can I book an appointment for rapid testing?

How can I book an appointment for rapid testing? More information about booking an appointment and rapid testing requirements is available on the Rapid Testing Program website.

September 29, 2021: UBC Broadcast: Update: UBC’s COVID-19 Rapid Testing Program. Read this announcement in full.

September 29, 2021: UBC Broadcast: Update: UBC’s COVID-19 Rapid Testing Program. Read this announcement in full.

September 17, 2021: FAQs on the status of events updated for students, faculty and staff.

September 17, 2021: FAQ on the status of events updated for students, faculty and staff. 

September 15, 2021: UBC Broadcast to faculty and staff: Reminder: Please complete UBC’s COVID-19 vaccination status declaration. Read this announcement in full.

September 15, 2021: UBC Broadcast to faculty and staff: Reminder: Please complete UBC’s COVID-19 vaccination status declaration. Read this announcement in full.

September 15, 2021: UBC Broadcast to students: Reminder: Please complete UBC’s COVID-19 vaccination status declaration. Read this announcement in full.

September 15, 2021: UBC Broadcast to students: Reminder: Please complete UBC’s COVID-19 vaccination status declaration. Read this announcement in full.

Where can I find more information about conducting research activities at UBC?

Where can I find more information about conducting research activities at UBC? On-campus research as well as off-campus Field Research Activities are covered by the UBC COVID-19 safety plans. For more information, visit: https://srs.ubc.ca/covid-19/covid-19-safety-plans. Researchers are encouraged to visit https://covid19.research.ubc.ca for information on UBC’s COVID-19 research activities, including research projects, potential collaborators, initiatives, networks and support. For the latest […]

September 13, 2021: FAQ on parking locations and fees updated for students, faculty and staff.

September 13, 2021: FAQ on parking locations and fees updated for students, faculty and staff.

September 8, 2021: FAQ regarding UBC’s policy on non-medical masks updated. 

September 8, 2021: FAQ regarding UBC’s policy on non-medical masks updated. 

September 7, 2021: FAQ about UBC’s COVID-19 Rapid Testing Program added to the Health guidance and vaccines section.

September 7, 2021: FAQ about UBC’s COVID-19 Rapid Testing Program added to the Health guidance and vaccines section.

September 7, 2021: UBC Broadcast: Launching UBC’s COVID-19 Rapid Testing Program. Read this announcement in full.

September 7, 2021: UBC Broadcast: Launching UBC’s COVID-19 Rapid Testing Program. Read this announcement in full.

September 6, 2021: UBC Broadcast: Advisory: UBC’s COVID-19 Rapid Testing Program. Read this announcement in full.

September 6, 2021: UBC Broadcast: Advisory: UBC’s COVID-19 Rapid Testing Program. Read this announcement in full.

What support is available for Trans, Two-Spirit and Non-Binary people with regard to disclosure of their legal name as proof of vaccination for the BC Vaccine Card?

What support is available for Trans, Two-Spirit and Non-Binary people with regard to disclosure of their legal name as proof of vaccination for the BC Vaccine Card? The BC Vaccine Card, managed by the BC government, currently discloses a person’s legal name. For many Trans, Two-Spirit, and Non-Binary people, legal name disclosure raises fears of being outed, confronted, or referred to […]

September 2, 2021: UBC Broadcast: Ensuring a safe start to the new academic year. Read this announcement in full.

September 2, 2021: UBC Broadcast: Ensuring a safe start to the new academic year. Read this announcement in full.

August 26, 2021: UBC Broadcast: UBC implements vaccine declaration and rapid testing for COVID-19. Read this announcement in full.

August 26, 2021: UBC Broadcast: UBC implements vaccine declaration and rapid testing for COVID-19. Read this announcement in full.

August 24, 2021: FAQ regarding UBC’s policy on non-medical masks updated.

August 24, 2021: FAQ regarding UBC’s policy on non-medical masks updated. 

August 23, 2021: UBC Broadcast: Announcement of BC Vaccine Card for specific activities. Read this announcement in full.

August 23, 2021: UBC Broadcast: Announcement of BC Vaccine Card for specific activities. Read this announcement in full.

August 23, 2021: FAQs about the BC Vaccine Card added to the Health guidance and vaccines section.

August 23, 2021: FAQs about the BC Vaccine Card added to the Health guidance and vaccines section.

August 10, 2021: UBCO: COVID-19 restrictions expanded in Central Okanagan. Read this announcement in full.

August 10, 2021: UBCO: COVID-19 restrictions expanded in Central Okanagan. Read this announcement in full.

August 10, 2021: FAQs on the status of events updated for students, faculty and staff.

August 10, 2021: FAQs on the status of events updated for students, faculty and staff. 

August 9, 2021: FAQs about getting to and from campus added to the Campus Return Plan section.

August 9, 2021: FAQs about getting to and from campus added to the Campus Return Plan section.

What support is there for students, faculty and staff taking public transit to campus?

What support is there for students, faculty and staff taking public transit to campus? As part of planning for increased activity on campus, we have established a Transportation Working Group to explore ways to support the UBC community. We understand that safety on public transit is an area of concern for many people so this […]

What support is there for students, faculty and staff taking public transit to campus?

What support is there for students, faculty and staff taking public transit to campus? As part of planning for increased activity on campus, we have established a Transportation Working Group to explore ways to support the UBC community. We understand that safety on public transit is an area of concern for many people so this […]

How do I find out about public transit options – in both Vancouver and the Okanagan?

How do I find out about public transit options – in both Vancouver and the Okanagan? Useful updates and resources related to public transit can be found at: UBC Vancouver | UBC Okanagan

How do I find out about public transit options – in both Vancouver and the Okanagan?

How do I find out about public transit options – in both Vancouver and the Okanagan? Useful updates and resources related to public transit can be found at: UBC Vancouver | UBC Okanagan

What other options are available for getting to campus?

What other options are available for getting to campus? A series of resources have been compiled with useful information related to biking to campus, parking options, car pooling and ride hailing. Learn more: UBC Vancouver | UBC Okanagan

What other options are available for getting to campus?

What other options are available for getting to campus? A series of resources have been compiled with useful information related to biking to campus, parking options, car pooling and ride hailing. Learn more: UBC Vancouver | UBC Okanagan

July 30, 2021: FAQ regarding UBC’s policy on non-medical masks updated with a link to UBC Okanagan-specific updates.

July 30, 2021: FAQ regarding UBC’s policy on non-medical masks updated with a link to UBC Okanagan-specific updates.

July 22, 2021: UBC Broadcast: Bringing vibrancy back to our campuses. Read this announcement in full.

July 22, 2021: UBC Broadcast: Bringing vibrancy back to our campuses. Read this announcement in full.

What support is there for students, faculty and staff taking public transit to campus?

What support is there for students, faculty and staff taking public transit to campus? As part of planning for increased activity on campus, we have established a Transportation Working Group to explore ways to support the UBC community. We understand that safety on public transit is an area of concern for many people so this […]

How do I find out about public transit options – in both Vancouver and the Okanagan?

How do I find out about public transit options – in both Vancouver and the Okanagan? Useful updates and resources related to public transit can be found at: UBC Vancouver | UBC Okanagan

What other options are available for getting to campus?

What other options are available for getting to campus? A series of resources have been compiled with useful information related to biking to campus, parking options, car pooling and ride hailing. Learn more: UBC Vancouver | UBC Okanagan

July 13, 2021: FAQs regarding mandatory safety training added to the Campus Return Plan section.

July 13, 2021: FAQs regarding mandatory safety training added to the Campus Return Plan section.

July 6, 2021: FAQs regarding safety planning updated in the Campus Return Plan section.

July 6, 2021: FAQs regarding safety planning updated in the Campus Return Plan section.

July 6, 2021: FAQs on the status of events updated for students, faculty and staff.

July 6, 2021: FAQs on the status of events updated for students, faculty and staff.

June 28, 2021: UBC Bulletin: Supporting our return to campus. Read this announcement in full.

June 28, 2021: UBC Bulletin: Supporting our return to campus. Read this announcement in full.

What is UBC doing to ensure its buildings are safe, as we return to campus?

What is UBC doing to ensure its buildings are safe, as we return to campus? Visit the Campus Return section to learn about the measures UBC is taking to ensure buildings are cleaned and ventilated, operating, and maintained to provide a safe environment for students, faculty, and staff.

What is UBC doing to ensure its buildings are safe, as we return to campus?

What is UBC doing to ensure its buildings are safe, as we return to campus? Visit the Campus Return section to learn about the measures UBC is taking toensure buildings are cleaned and ventilated, operating, and maintained to provide a safe environment for students, faculty, and staff.

June 17, 2021: FAQs regarding buildings added to the Campus Return Plan section.

June 17, 2021: FAQs regarding buildings added to the Campus Return Plan section.

What is UBC doing to ensure safe building ventilation, as we return to campus?

What is UBC doing to ensure safe building ventilation, as we return to campus? UBC has established a COVID-19 HVAC working group to review and consider implementation of technical recommendations to enhance building ventilation systems (HVAC stands for heating, ventilation & air conditioning). Learn more about UBC Vancouver’s Building Ventilation & Safety Efforts and UBC Okanagan’s Building readiness guidelines.