Enrolment boom at UBC-O

September 1, 2010

UBC's Okanagan campus will welcome 1,832 first-year students this year, up by 22% over last year. In addition to recruiting its largest-ever incoming class this year, UBC-O will have a total of 7,004 students, nearly double the 3,516 students the campus had when it launched 6 years ago. Total graduate enrolment at the campus is 531, a 20% increase from 2009. The number of new foreign students at UBC-O is up by 66%, and the undergraduate international total at the campus is 410, a 40% increase over last year. UBC News Release