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During the 2022/2023 school year, many post-secondary schools are hosting information sessions (both online and in-person).  We encourage you to register for these events so you can learn about the many opportunities available to you after Grade 12.   Several of these sessions are open to parents too!  The list will be updated throughout the school year so check back often.


Post-Secondary BC Events during 2022-2023

In addition to checking the list of events below, check the Post-Secondary BC Events page for a lengthy list of events being offered by BC post-secondary schools.


September

VARIOUS BC POST-SECONDARY SCHOOLS
Check the Post-Secondary BC Events page for a lengthy list of events being offered by BC post-secondary schools.

 

UNVERSITY OF VICTORIA 
INFO NIGHT AT EMCS
WHEN: TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 27 AT 7:00PM
WHERE: EMCS, ROOM 2033
Register here:  https://forms.office.com/r/TYKZKQ2kKn

 


October

VARIOUS BC POST-SECONDARY SCHOOLS
Check the Post-Secondary BC Events page for a lengthy list of events being offered by BC post-secondary schools.

 

CAMOSUN COLLEGE
INFO NIGHT AT EMCS
WHEN:  Wednesday, October. 12 at 7:00pm
WHERE:  EMCS Theatre
Grade 10, 11, & 12 students and parents/guardians are encouraged to attend!  A Camosun College student recruiter will share information about: programs, admission requirements, application process, and more!
Register here:  https://forms.office.com/r/Ce6kudAjD3

 

BCIT
BIG INFO ONLINE INFORMATION SESSION
At BCIT’s largest information session of the year, students have the opportunity to learn about more than 300 programs and get their questions answered by faculty, staff, and current students – all in one place. Students and their families are invited to attend online, Monday, October 17, from 4–7:00 pm to hear from Program Advising, Student Services, Indigenous Initiatives, and International. 
WHEN:
Monday, October 17 from 4:00pm to 7:00pm
WHERE: online
Regsiter here: https://www.bcit.ca/event/big-info-online-session/

 

CANADIAN ARMED FORCES
INFORMATION SESSION AT EMCS
A Canadian Forces Recruiter will be at EMCS to provide a presentation and answer questions.   Attend this session to learn about:  careers in the Canadian Armed Forces, education options at Royal Military College, types of education and training offered by the Canadian Armed Forces, entrance requirements, application process, and more…
Career areas you’ll learn about include:  health care, computing & intelligence, safety & emergency service, administration, hospitality & support, public relations, transport & logistics, combat, engineering & infrastructure, equipment & vehicle maintenance, aviation, naval operations.
WHEN: Monday, October 24 at 7:00pm
WHERE: EMCS Theatre
WHO: Grade 10 to 12 students & parents/guardians are invited to register.
Register here:  https://forms.office.com/r/HnD2EQ1m2V

 

EXCEL CAREER COLLEGE
INFO SESSION AT EMCS
Excel Career College is a private post-secondary school in Victoria.  They offer a number of diploma programs including: aquaculture technician, digital marketing & business management, financial office assistant, healthcare assistant, healthcare office assistant, hospitality management, insurance professional, social services & community support worker.
WHEN: Tuesday, October 25 at lunch
WHERE: EMCS office seminar room
Register here:  https://forms.office.com/r/iZsttJd4ne

 

UNIVERISTY OF BRITISH COLUMBIA (UBC VANCOUVER AND UBC OKANAGAN)
VIRTUAL INFORMATION SESSIONS

UBC is hosting a number of virtual info sessions.
Here is the link to find out more and register: https://you.ubc.ca/tours-events/information-sessions/


November

VARIOUS BC POST-SECONDARY SCHOOLS
Check the Post-Secondary BC Events page for a lengthy list of events being offered by BC post-secondary schools.

 

UNIVERISTY OF BRITISH COLUMBIA (UBC VANCOUVER AND UBC OKANAGAN)
VIRTUAL INFORMATION SESSIONS

UBC is hosting a number of virtual info sessions.
Here is the link to find out more and register: https://you.ubc.ca/tours-events/information-sessions/

 

UBC MED SCHOOL OUTREACH
VIRTUAL INFO SESSION FOR EMCS STUDENTS (AND PARENTS/GUARDIANS)
Current UBC Medical School Students will present to EMCS students and parents/guardians interested in learning about: the pathway to becoming a doctor, how to get in to med school, what medical school is like, etc.
WHEN: WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 16 AT 7:00PM
WHERE: ONLINE (ZOOM….   The meeting link with be emailed to those who register.)
WHO: ANY GRADE 10 TO 12 STUDENTS (AND PARENTS/GUARDIANS) INTERESTED IN LEARNING ABOUT MEDICAL SCHOOL AND THE PROCESS OF BECOMING A DOCTOR
Register here:  https://forms.office.com/r/h2LaJJU5MM

 

CAMOSUN COLLEGE NURSING INFORMATION SESSION
WHEN:  TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 22 AT 11:30AM
WHERE: EMCS OFFICE SEMINAR ROOM
WHO:  THIS SESSION IS FOR GRADE 11 & 12 STUDENTS INTERESTED IN THE NURSING PROGRAMS (Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN) or Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN))
Register here:  https://forms.office.com/r/9htG0E13zL

 

VANCOUVER ISLAND UNIVERSITY INFORMATION SESSION
VIU is located in Nanaimo and is an excellent option for EMCS graduates.  It is a less that two hours from home and there is student housing.  VIU offers a wide range of programs including trades training, a variety of 1 & 2 year certificate and diploma programs, and 4-year bachelors degrees.
VIU student recruiters will be at EMCS to share information about programs, entrance requirements, scholarships, the application process, student housing, and more.
WHEN: WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 23 AT 7:00PM
WHERE: EMCS THEATRE
WHO: GRADE 10 – 12 STUDENTS AND PARENTS/GUARDIANS ARE INVITED TO REGISTER
Register here:  https://forms.office.com/r/7vtxsxwYbU

 

UNIVERSITY OF VICTORIA GUSTAVSON SCHOOL OF BUSINESS
WHEN:  THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 24, 11:30 TO 12:30
WHERE:  EMCS OFFICE SEMINAR ROOM
Would you like to study BUSINESS in university?   UVIC’s Business recruiters will be at EMCS to share information about their Bachelor of Commerce program.   Any interested Grade 11 & 12 students are encouraged to attend.
Register here:     https://forms.office.com/r/vKZj6WaHWp


December

VARIOUS BC POST-SECONDARY SCHOOLS
Check the Post-Secondary BC Events page for a lengthy list of events being offered by BC post-secondary schools.

 

UNIVERISTY OF BRITISH COLUMBIA (UBC VANCOUVER AND UBC OKANAGAN)
VIRTUAL INFORMATION SESSIONS

UBC is hosting a number of virtual info sessions.
Here is the link to find out more and register: https://you.ubc.ca/tours-events/information-sessions/


January

VARIOUS BC POST-SECONDARY SCHOOLS
Check the Post-Secondary BC Events page for a lengthy list of events being offered by BC post-secondary schools.

 

UNIVERISTY OF BRITISH COLUMBIA (UBC VANCOUVER AND UBC OKANAGAN)
VIRTUAL INFORMATION SESSIONS

UBC is hosting a number of virtual info sessions.
Here is the link to find out more and register: https://you.ubc.ca/tours-events/information-sessions/

 

VANCOUVER ISLAND UNIVERSITY
VIRTUAL INFO SESSIONS FOR HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS
Sessions for high school students…
   At sessions for high school students VIU student recruiters will cover all the basics and answer your questions. Staff will be joined by current VIU students who will share their experiences and share some insight about transitioning to university.
WHEN:  Tuesday, January 17 at 6:30pm
WHERE:  online
Register here:  https://connect.viu.ca/recruitment-events

 

VANCOUVER ISLAND UNIVERSITY
VIRTUAL STUDENT LIFE SESSIONS
At student life sessions VIU will cover all the basics about student activities and resources. There will also be time set aside for questions.
WHEN:  Tuesday, January 31 at 6:30pm
WHERE:  online
Register here:  https://connect.viu.ca/recruitment-events


February

VARIOUS BC POST-SECONDARY SCHOOLS
Check the Post-Secondary BC Events page for a lengthy list of events being offered by BC post-secondary schools.

 

VANCOUVER ISLAND UNIVERSITY
VIRTUAL INFO SESSIONS FOR HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS
Sessions for high school students…
   At sessions for high school students VIU student recruiters will cover all the basics and answer your questions. Staff will be joined by current VIU students who will share their experiences and share some insight about transitioning to university.
WHEN:  Tuesday, Feb 14 at 6:30pm
WHERE:  online
Register here:  https://connect.viu.ca/recruitment-events

 

VANCOUVER ISLAND UNIVERSITY
VIRTUAL STUDENT LIFE SESSIONS
At student life sessions VIU will cover all the basics about student activities and resources. There will also be time set aside for questions.
WHEN:  Tuesday, Feb 28 at 6:30pm
WHERE:  online
Register here:  https://connect.viu.ca/recruitment-events


March

VARIOUS BC POST-SECONDARY SCHOOLS
Check the Post-Secondary BC Events page for a lengthy list of events being offered by BC post-secondary schools.

 

VANCOUVER ISLAND UNIVERSITY
VIRTUAL INFO SESSIONS FOR HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS
Sessions for high school students…
   At sessions for high school students VIU student recruiters will cover all the basics and answer your questions. Staff will be joined by current VIU students who will share their experiences and share some insight about transitioning to university.
WHEN:  Tuesday, March 14 at 6:30pm
WHERE:  online
Register here:  https://connect.viu.ca/recruitment-events

 

VANCOUVER ISLAND UNIVERSITY
VIRTUAL STUDENT LIFE SESSIONS
At student life sessions VIU will cover all the basics about student activities and resources. There will also be time set aside for questions.
WHEN:  Tuesday, March 28 at 6:30pm
WHERE:  online
Register here:  https://connect.viu.ca/recruitment-events