Find Out What UNBC Is All About

Prospective students, their parents, and community members enjoyed UNBC's Open House.

The Learning Environment Video

Watch this video about the learning environment at UNBC from student Kaleigh Milinazzo.

Student Morgan Melnyk talks about the UNBC Experience

Experience UNBC

Watch the video to learn about the UNBC experience with student Morgan Melnyk. 

UNBC Prince George Campus

Welcome to UNBC

The main UNBC campus is located in Prince George, BC and is known for its stunning architecture and connection to the community and nature that surrounds it.

Where We Are: Prince George

Where We Are

Located in the spectacular landscape of northern British Columbia, the City of Prince George is the home of the University of Northern British Columbia.

Celebrating a Quarter Century

UNBC kicked off its 25th anniversary year with the creation of a new student award. A tree was also planted at the front entrance. Join the celebration by participating in the 25th anniversary events throughout the year.

High School Admission Requirements

High School Admission Requirements

High school applicants are defined as having successfully graduated from an approved grade twelve program and have met the following provincial admission requirements: 

Competitive Entry

Admission to Applied Sciences, Health Sciences, Nursing, Social Work and Education is competitive and requires coursework and other requirements in addition to those outlined above.  

International Baccalaureate and Advanced Placement Programs

Approved International Baccalaureate Courses:

  • IB Biology
  • IB Chemistry
  • IB Computer Science
  • IB Economics
  • IB English Language A
  • IB Environmental Systems
  • IB French Language A and/or French Language B
  • IB Geography
  • IB German
  • IB History
  • IB History - Asian
  • IB History - European
  • IB Mathematics
  • IB Further Mathematics
  • IB Music
  • IB Philosophy
  • IB Physics
  • IB Psychology
  • IB Social & Cultural Anthropology
  • IB Spanish A and/or Spanish B

Approved Advanced Placement Courses:

  • AP History of Art
  • AP General Biology
  • AP Calculus AB or BC
  • AP Chemistry
  • AP Computer Science A or AB
  • AP Microeconomics/Macroeconomics
  • AP English
  • AP Environmental Science
  • AP French
  • AP German
  • AP United States History
  • AP European History
  • AP Human Geography
  • AP Latin
  • AP Music Theory
  • AP Physics B and/or Physics C
  • AP Psychology
  • AP Spanish Language
  • AP Spanish Literature
  • AP Statistics
  • AP US Government & Politics
  • AP World History

For information on receiving credit towards your university degree from your AP or IB coursework or to see how it will transfer please visit www.bctransferguide.ca.