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Vancouver Students Go on Air with Coop Radio

In an effort to generate awareness on the importance of completing a university degree, Coop Radio - Vancouver’s host, Joaquin Ernesto Gonzalez opened a space during his radio shows Mundo Flamenco and Romantic Tango aired Thursdays from 9 to 11 am on 100.5FM to Vancouver Campus students, Alejandra Collantes and Arlyn Muniz. [more]

Modernist Versions Project Names Two Vancouver Students as Research Assistants

YVR - Nyarai Tawengwa-headshot LOGOYVR - Camila Castro-headshot LOGONyarai Tawengwa and Camila Castro, students from the Vancouver Campus, have been named as Research Assistants to the Modernist Versions Project. They will be producing comparable digital critical editions based on the following works: Ernest Hemingway’s In Our Time and H.D.’s seven poems in Des Imagistes and their revisions in Sea Garden. They will be working under the supervision of  Dr James Gifford (FDU, Vancouver Campus) and Stephen Ross (University of Victoria) to digitize and markup these texts, use versioning tools for comparison, and finally collaboratively produce digital critical editions with a scholarly apparatus for classroom use. [more]

Fall 2014 Registration

Registration for the Fall 2014 semester opens at midnight, June 23, 2014. Please ensure that you read the Registration criteria and Tuition and Fees requirements.

Summer 2014 Exam Timetable

The summer 2014 exam timetable is now available for download and can be found at the top of Exam Timetable page.  Please revise the Regulations for Writing Formal Examinations while you are on this page and make your travel arrangements according to your exam schedule.

University SEED Grant Awarded to Gifford and Ross

The Modernist Versions Project is proud to announce that co-directors James Gifford and Stephen Ross were awarded the University Provost’s SEED Grant at Fairleigh Dickinson University, Vancouver Campus. [more]

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A conference was hosted by the International Lawrence Durrell Society and Fairleigh Dickinson University and took place on the Vancouver Campus from 14 - 17 May, 2014. The conference programme can be viewed on the International Lawrence Durrell Society's website. A few of the events were open to the public, namely presentations by Corinne Alexandre-Garner (Universite Paris Quest Nanterre La Defense), "Durrell's Letter to a Young Writer  in Light of Rilke's Letter to a Young Poet" and and Ian S. MacNiven (Writer), "Fallen Among Writers: A Meditation on Byron, Fermor, and Durrell". For more information, please contact Dr James Gifford.

The Letter of the Law: From B.S. to J.D.

When she walked across the stage on May 7 at Fairleigh Dickinson University’s Vancouver Campus’ 2014 Commencement, Ana Morales Murrieta, 22, had more to smile about than just completing her bachelor’s degree. She is also the first Vancouver Campus graduate to go on to law school after FDU. [more]

Commencement 2014

The Class of 2014 has graduated! Friends and families who were not able to attend the ceremony will still be able to view the ceremony via our RECORDED WEBCAST. Click on the video image below to access this recording. We also want to congratulate Rumbidzai Kabatebate who is the recipient of the Pinnacle Award for 2014.YVR 2014 Commencement Video Link FULL

Best Delegate Partners with Vancouver Campus

The Vancouver Campus is prepared to offer ten Global Scholars scholarships to Best Delegate Summer Programs participants in recognition of their students’ alignment with the university’s values.

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National Model United Nations Distinguished Delegation Award

The Vancouver Campus Delegation won the Distinguished Delegation award at the National Model United Nations!  This is an extremely impressive achievement considering that this only the second year that the Vancouver Campus has been participating in this conference.

Congratulations to Head Delegate, Ira Saini and the team consisting of Camila Castro, Luis Ceron and Alejandra Collantes.

Vancouver Campus Hosts 1st Annual Career Fair

YVR - Career Fair 2014-03-19 HALFOn Wednesday, March 18, the Vancouver Campus hosted its first ever on-campus career fair, inviting thirteen companies representing  industries in IT, Sales, Marketing, Administration, Finance, and Operations.  Thanks to our team of volunteers and support staff, the event as well received and  attracted more than 200 student and alumni job seekers over a three hour period. Companies such as Fortinet, Sun Life Financial, UPS, and QuickMobile were impressed with the Vancouver’s campus and commented on the professionalism and enthusiasm of its students.  We are excited that our students made positive connections to potential employers and we look forward to more career events in the near future!

FDU Alumnus Receives Experimental Hematology Research Achievement Award

Dr Daniel Starczynowski, FDU alumnus and former Vancouver Campus trustee was awarded Cincinnati Children's Hospital's Experimental Hematology Research Award in February 2014. [more]

Online Bookstore

The Vancouver Campus has contracted with a vendor to host an online bookstore where you can purchase your textbooks, either as hard copies or e-books. To access the bookstore please go to: http://fdubookstore.nuskule.ca/index.asp . To browse by courses please go to: http://fdubookstore.nuskule.ca/index.asp.

Study Abroad Testimonial

Read all about FDU New Jersey student, Ryan Barth-Dwyer's experience here at the Vancouver Campus as a Study Abroad student.

Tutoring Services at the Vancouver Campus

Fairleigh Dickinson University - Vancouver has joined eTutoring.org to provide our students with free, professional, online tutoring in writing and in other disciplines. Students can log in anytime and anywhere! You can create an account using the instructions found in the attachment to access the three tutoring options available. [more]

Global Scholars Program

A program for entering first-time, full-time freshmen at the University’s campus in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

The concept for our Global Scholars Program was inspired by Fairleigh Dickinson University's founding mission as an institution that is "of and for the world."  As a Global Scholar, you will be part of a distinctive community of learners who are committed to world citizenship and to developing a global perspective as tomorrow's leaders.  [more]

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Special Notice

The Education Office of the Chinese Consul in Vancouver will certify FDU degrees for students who graduate from the Vancouver Campus. Students wishing to have their degrees certified by the consul should apply directly to the consulate. The consulate will check your name and information against the official FDU graduation list. Visit the consulate's website for instructions.

Student Scholarships

Generous scholarships are competitively awarded to academically talented applicants from Canada and around the world. [more]

Transfer Students and Transfer Credit

Fairleigh Dickinson University's Vancouver Campus welcomes transfer students from recognized and accredited two-year and four-year institutions. [more]

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AACSB International accreditation represents the highest standard of achievement for business schools, worldwide. AACSB International accreditation is the hallmark of excellence in management education.

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Best 295 Business Schools” by Princeton Review Includes Silberman College of Business

British Columbia's Brand for Quality Education

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EQA is a Government of British Columbia brand of quality for private and public post-secondary education in British Columbia, and will be administered on Government’s behalf by BCCIE. The Ministry of Advanced Education and Labour Market Development sets all EQA policies, including eligibility requirements for EQA.

International Students Working in Canada

The Vancouver Campus participates in the Student Off-Campus Work Permit Program which allows international students attending our university to work part time while studying. [more]

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