Founded in 1974 as Fraser Valley College, it was a response to the need for expanded vocational training in the communities of the Fraser Valley. In 1988, it became a university college, with degree-granting status.
Who owns Ufv?
University of the Fraser Valley
|Academic staff||710 (c. 2012)|
|Students||15,176 (c. 2012)|
Is Capilano University public or private?
In 2008, the province changed Capilano College’s designation to a university and, as of 2019, it has grown to enroll approximately 12,700 students per year.
|Capilano University coat of arms|
|Motto in English||“Through learning to a greater good”|