Corpus Christi College (CCC) is a unique transfer oriented college specializing in education covering the first two years of university. Corpus Christi College is located in Vancouver, British Columba, directly adjacent from the University of British Columbia (UBC). The school strives to provide a learning environment that paves way for a smooth transition between high school and upper-level university studies. Most of the college’s students go on to higher-level universities.
Established in 1999, Corpus College offers a supportive academic environment where class sizes are small enough that students have their voices heard and build lifelong friendships with fellow classmates. There are also a number of scholarships and bursaries available to help students on their educational journey.
As an affiliate of the UBC, Corpus students have the benefit of taking fully credited courses at UBS, if they so choose. There is also a campus residence that is open to both UBC and Corpus Christi College students and space is not guaranteed.
Why Choose Corpus Christi College
At Corpus Christi College, the first two years of university programming are offered leading to an Associate of Arts Degree. The college has structured its two-year Associate of Arts degree programs into specific areas of concentration. These include:
The college is highly recognized for offering quality university transfer programs, meaning that graduates have more options available to continue their studies at an institute in North America or around the world.
Campus life at Corpus Christi College is an intimate learning experience where students make lifelong friends and develop excellent leadership skills. Many students contribute their time to community service. The campus includes a library, clean student lounges and areas to study. There is a café and a beautiful chapel right on campus, allowing students the opportunity for worship and reflection.
Part of the educational experience is engaging with others through campus activities. As an affiliate of UBC, Corpus Christi College students have access to the excellent facilities and amenities at UBC. There are over 400 clubs available through UBC, as well as a number of Catholic clubs on CCC campus. There are opportunities to participle in intramural leagues, join a fitness class, or join in a campus event. UBC has a fitness facility and offers students the opportunity to try out a new sport. There are many other well known attractions for students to enjoy, including the stunning UBC Botanical Garden, the Nitobe Memorial Garden, the Chan Centre for the Performing Arts and a number of other well know theaters.
Life in Vancouver is peaceful and adventurous, offering many outdoor activities. There are opportunities for students to participate in water sports like windsurfing, scuba diving and whitewater rafting, or try out snow sports in the winter. Staying fit is easy with options like mountain biking, hiking, rock climbing or just spending a day at the beach.
Studying at Corpus Christi College offers a great start to a complete degree and a well-balanced life.
5935 Iona Drive,
Vancouver, British Columbia