OUR COMMITMENTS

The Faculty’s commitments are articulated alongside the goals and actions that will allow us to see them through. Grounded in our present strengths and focused on our future, the plan is designed to evolve as we do. These priorities will drive our decisions.

Commitments+Goals_Graph_revMay6

DSC_7041_300_cmy_9w

Sweeping vistas of the Okanagan Valley greet students studying on the bridges connecting the towers of the Engineering, Management, and Education Building, home of the UBC School of Engineering at UBC Okanagan.

A CULTURE OF VALUING PEOPLE

The Faculty provides a values-driven culture, creating an environment that fully supports passionate engagement in scholarly activity and attracts and retains world-class students, staff, and faculty from around the globe.

A FOCUSED RESEARCH ENTERPRISE

The Faculty defines and hones its exceptional research strengths, assumes global leadership, expands the boundaries of professional practice, and accelerates knowledge mobilization to benefit society.

A DISTINCTIVE LEARNING ENVIRONMENT

The Faculty provides a superb student experience: outward facing, research driven, hands on, and grounded in core fundamentals, sustainability, and integrity.

AN ENGAGED COMMUNITY

The Faculty partners with its communities to advance the wellbeing of society by addressing social, economic, cultural, and ecological challenges.