University 101


Course description

A desire to learn is all you need for University 101. This non-credit course in the humanities is offered to people whose economic and social circumstances normally pose obstacles to university education (e.g., low income, mental health challenges, single parenthood, homelessness).

Classes presented by UVic instructors include topics such as critical thinking, philosophy, creative writing, local and world history, classics of English literature and introduction to art history, along with additional topics.

This program is sponsored by the Faculty of Humanities and the Division of Continuing Studies. There are no tuition fees for students; however, applicants must apply and be accepted into the program.

Course code: ASHU101

How to register

For more information or to apply to the program, contact Becky Cory at, or leave a message at 250-721-6516.