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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 FDU-Vancouver trustee was awarded Cincinnati Children's Hospital's Experimental Hematology Research Award in February 2014. [more]

Spring 2014 Exam Timetable

The Spring 2014 exam timetable has been posted. Please ensure your travel arrangements do not conflict with your exams. Also make sure to view the Regulations for Writing Formal Examinations (also on this page).

Dr Cecil Abrahams Shares His Memories of Nelson Mandela

News of the passing of former President Nelson Mandela reached the Vancouver campus community with dismay. Dr Cecil Abrahams sent the following message to the community. "As someone who has known former President Nelson Mandela well, it is with deep sadness that I wish to inform the FDU community of his passing away. I was privileged to work side by side with President Mandela and I watched him in awe as he transformed South Africa. In my many discussions with him, I admired a larger than life person who believed deeply in education and who gave so much of himself to South Africa and the world. Mandela will be sorely missed.

"Hamba Kahle Comrade Madiba." (Translation from Sotho: "Go well Comrade Madiba")

Dr Abrahams was also interviewed on various local radio and national TV stations. His CTV News interview can be viewed here.

A memorial will be held on the Vancouver campus for Nelson Mandela on December 10, 2013 at 11:30 am in the Student Lounge.

Registration

Registration for the Summer 2014 academic term will begin the week of March 31st.  Students must contact their Academic Advisor to discuss their course selection.  During the past few terms some courses have been running at capacity, so students who delay registering until later, run the risk of not getting the courses or sections that they want.  If you are a student currently on a Leave of Absence, you will need to contact your academic advisor to discuss your course selection. Students taking a Leave of Absence should take note of the facts on the Leave of Absence page.

Further details on Registration will be sent out within the next two weeks. An Online Registration guide can be downloaded here.

Students who have outstanding balances on their accounts must see Arlette in the Enrollment Services Office.  You will not be able to register until all payments have been made. 

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.

Master of Administrative Science Degree

In April, 2011, the Vancouver Campus was given consent to provide, advertise and grant a Master of Administrative Science degree with specializations in:

  • Computer Security and Forensic Administration
  • Emergency Management Administration
  • Global Health and Human Services Administration
  • Global Leadership and Administration
  • Global Technology Administration, and
  • Human Resources Administration [more]

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]

Academic programs:

Special Notice

The Education Office of the Chinese Consul in Vancouver will certify FDU degrees for students who graduate from FDU-Vancouver. 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 – Vancouver 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 294 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

FDU–Vancouver 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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