UBC Forestry Undergraduate
Virtual Open House
As a global leader in forestry, sustainability and conservation, UBC’s Faculty of Forestry is at the helm of a greener future. Our Virtual Open House provides a unique opportunity to connect with us as you navigate your post-secondary plans. From applications and admissions to program options and campus life, meet faculty, advisors and Forestry students to guide you through these next steps.
#2 UNIVERSITY IN CANADA FOR RESEARCH
#7 UNIVERSITY IN THE WORLD FOR CLIMATE ACTION
#37 UNIVERSITY IN THE WORLD
Source: Times Higher Education Rankings 2022
How do we tackle the global climate crisis? What role do forests play in our sustainable future? From biotechnology to nature-based solutions, learn how we are paving the way for undergraduate students to be at the forefront of change.
Apply your learning beyond the classrooms. With opportunities for applied research, paid-work experience and professional development, not only do our graduates go on to have careers that make a difference in the world, but they have some of the highest employment rates in the university.
Applying to university can be stressful – but we’re here to help! Hear from Chiara Longhi, Student Services Director, to learn about admissions requirements, application tips, and for a step-by-step guide on how to apply to UBC Forestry.
Current students join us to share some of their favorite Forestry memories, how to get more involved on campus and some tips and tricks to make the most of your university experience.
This program combined the things that were most important to me: outdoors, learning and being able to contribute to the environment and environmental research.Krystal – Forest Sciences
This program gives you a holistic perspective on conservation and environmental problems around the world – it makes you think outside the box, challenging your own views.Valentina – Conservation
People have always needed trees. As urban regions densify, urban forestry is key to creating the green cities of the future.Elliot – Urban Forestry