Undergraduate Program

Begin a rewarding career in nursing!

In 20 months you can earn a BSN degree from UBC!

Why nursing?                  

Nurses make a real difference to the health and well-being of individuals, families, communities and populations—at home in Canada and globally. We influence the lives of others in so many ways. We know how the social determinants of health (e.g., safety, security) influence quality of life. We are internationally-renowned for our cutting edge contributions to health research, policy, practice and leadership. Are you ready to join us in making  a real difference? 

What makes us unique? 

Research 

We are a top-ranked , internationally renowned research university

International Engagement

We have formal partnerships with universities around the world

Interprofessional Practice 

We share the campus with our other healthcare colleagues--Medicine, Pharmacy, Nutrition Science, Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy, Dentistry, and many more! 

Aboriginal Health 

We are on the territories of the Musqueam Nation—we honour and respect the privilege of where we are. 

Informatics

We teach it! Our faculty are advisors to the health authorities and Ministry of Health

Health Policy 

We develop it! Our faculty inform policy development at regional, provincial , national and international levels. 

Ethics 

We live it! Where would we be without ethical integrity?

Leadership 

We are it! No where else will you be in the company of so many scholars who are leading the way in nursing.