Graduate Student Essentials

Find a place to live in Vancouver

We consider Vancouver one of the most beautiful places in the world. Finding housing can be challenging. Start early and look at the various options on campus.

http://vancouver.housing.ubc.ca/getting-started/graduate-students/

Get to know the city by looking for housing off campus:

http://vancouver.housing.ubc.ca/other-housing/off-campus-housing/

Register for Courses

Has Graduate and Post-doctoral Studies (G+PS) received all your official documents? You may not be allowed to register for courses until they receive official documents. Remember to send transcripts that state your degree is conferred.

Students without an MSc are required to register for 12 credits of course work. MICB 506C will make up 6 credits of the required 12 credits of course work. Students with an MSc are required to take 3 credit MICB 506D. Course choices should be discussed with your supervisor and fellow graduate students. Course list