“Unlike diving into the university life directly, the pathways program is a buffer that allows international students to be better prepared. The pathway program not only helps students to strengthen their English, but more importantly, it helps students to understand and adapt to the expections of university.”
What's it like living in Victoria?
Victoria is a beautiful city where has the pleasant climate. Although it is not as dynamic as other bigger cities in Canada, Victoria is a perfect place for determined students and outdoor sports enthusiasts. Also, the life pace here is slow and peaceful, which helps to balance the stress form the academic life.
Best advice for new students
The pathway program is a year long program, so it is important to have perseveration and patience.
- To meet friends on campus: McPherson Library
- To study: McPherson Library
- To relax: Cadboro Bay Beach