Vancouver Campus, Canada
Fall 2014 Exam Timetable
The Fall 2014 exam timetable has been posted here. Please review the dates and make sure that you make your travel plans accordingly so that they do not clash with exams.
Distinguished Visitors Series
Our Distinguished Visitors Series starts off this academic year on October 22, 2014 with a presentation and talk by the Launce Saunders of DDB Canada and he will be talking about “Powerful Consumer Trends Reshaping Marketing and Business … that those who haven’t hired you yet aren’t even aware of”. [more]
Diplomatic Circle Series
Our next presentation in the Diplomatic Circle Series will be on November 12, 2014 with a presentation and talk by the Consul General of the United Kingdom, Rupert Potter. [more]
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
Nyarai 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.
Fall 2014 Registration
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.
On Miracle Ground XVIII - Durrell & Place: Translation, Migration, Location
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.
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.
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.
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]
- Bachelor of Science - Business Administration
- Bachelor of Science - Information Technology
- Bachelor of Arts - Individualized Studies
- Master of Administrative Science
- Pre-University Program
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.
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]
AACSB International accreditation represents the highest standard of achievement for business schools, worldwide. AACSB International accreditation is the hallmark of excellence in management education.
“Best 295 Business Schools” by Princeton Review Includes Silberman College of Business
British Columbia's Brand for Quality Education
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]
Fairleigh Dickinson University
842 Cambie Street
Vancouver, BC V6B 2P6
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Tel: (604) 682-8112
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