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International Conference on Business Management and Technology

It is our pleasure to extend the invitation to professors, scientists, engineers, researchers, industrial professionals, practitioners and students to join us in the Third International Conference on “Business Management and Technology” organized by Fairleigh Dickinson University – Vancouver on its 10th anniversary celebrations.

On this occasion FDU is pleased to announce the free participation and presentation by the delegates.

The conference will be held on March 23-24, 2017 in the city of Vancouver, a coastal seaport city on the mainland of British Columbia, one of the best tourist attraction cities in the world. [more]

Distinguished Visitors Series

Our next Distinguished Visitors presentation takes place on October 12, 2016 at 4:00 pm in room 130. The speaker is Jeff Guignard, Executive Director of British Columbia's Alliance of Beverage Licensees(ABLE BC). The title of his presentation is: “The Strange and Labyrinthine World of Liquor Lobbying in British Columbia”. [more]
 

Diplomatic Circle Series

Join us for the next presentation by Consul General Anıl Bora İnan of Turkey on September 28, 2016 at 4:00 pm in Room 130. The topic will be “Navigating through Instability: Turkish Foreign Policy”. [more]

Vancouver Team is out Visiting You

Our Vancouver marketing team is out visiting you in various countries and locally in Washington State, Alberta and British Columbia. If you are interested in learning more about Fairleigh Dickinson University, make sure to attend one of the fairs where our recruiters will be able to provide you with information. Check out their schedule here.

United Nations Peace Bell Ceremony starts International Day of Peace

Each year, the International Day of Peace is observed around the world on September 21 and begins with a Peace Bell Ceremony where they ring the Japanese Peace Bell – an official gift of the Japanese people to the United Nations in 1954 - and observe a moment of silence.The gesture has left a lasting impression because at the time the Association of Japan presented the gift, they had not yet been officially admitted into the U.N.

Peter Mate at the UN Peace Day

... Sarah Horn, from the Office of Global Learning, and exchange student Peter Mate from FDU’s Vancouver Campus attended the Peace Bell Ceremony, which was held this year on Friday, September 16. "Peace is the prerequisite of international development. Therefore, it is essential that we achieve worldwide peace in the 21st century so that the world may focus on other equally pressing issues, such as sustainable housing and education". Mate said. [more]

Rotary Club of Vancouver Yaletown Scholarship

The Rotary Club of Vancouver Yaletown is pleased to announce the introduction of scholarships to graduate and undergraduate students attending Fairleigh Dickinson University Vancouver Campus. The scholarships are to recognize outstanding student achievement in the area of community service. [more]

Vancouver student says ‘Ni hao’ from Chengdu

Chengdu - Study Abroad

Nhi Luc, a sophomore from Vietnam studying communications at Fairleigh Dickinson University’s Vancouver Campus, just returned from a month-long study abroad trip to Chengdu, China. While there she took two classes, Intermediate Mandarin and the Silk Road, met students from FDU’s Florham Campus, and toured the countryside. [more]

Vancouver Campus wins BC Council for International Education's (BCCIE) Excellence in International Education Marketing Award

Fairleigh Dickinson University, Vancouver Campus's Marketing and Recruitment team was awarded the Excellence in International Education Marketing Award for success in BC’s education export sector at the 7th Annual Summer Seminar at the Fairmont Empress Hotel in Victoria. [more]

Congratulations to the Class of 2016!

The Master of Administrative Sciences graduating class.

YVR 2016 Masters Group Photo

The Undergraduate class from the University College and Silberman College of Business of 2016

YVR 2016 Undergrad Group Photo

 

Missed the ceremony? Watch the ceremony and the Vancouver Campus Flash mob and grad greetings here.

Student Pinnacle Award Winner - Vancouver Campus

Laura Rodriguez RomeroLaura Rodriguez Romero, a student in the International Business Program at the Vancouver Campus has won the Student Pinnacle Award for 2016. The Award is bestowed upon an outstanding undergraduate student member of the graduating class. The recipient will deliver the Commencement Address on behalf of the Vancouver Campus during the annual Commencement Ceremonies in Vancouver and New Jersey in May 2016. The recipient is chosen from nominated students who have excelled both in their degree programs and  contributed significantly to the betterment of the University and to the communities that they live in.

Born in Colombia and educated at high school level in El Salvador, Rodriguez Romero has a current GPA of 3.88. During her time with FDU-Vancouver, she has been active as a Global Scholar, as a member of the Model United Nations Association where she represented the Vancouver campus in the World Model United Nations Association in South Korea, and is also an active member of the Toastmasters Club. [more]

Vancouver Students Win Award at National Model United Nations 2016

MUN New York 2016Congratulations to Peter Mate and Viet “Lucky” Truong for winning the Outstanding Delegation Award in their Habitat III Committee, as voted by their peers at NMUN 2016. During the last day of committee sessions, delegates in each committee were asked to vote for their top 3 performing delegations. This is an extremely impressive accomplishment as only 3 universities out of 150 were awarded this distinction by their peers in the Habitat III committee. [more]

My Time with Mandela

Vancouver Campus Provost Cecil Abrahams reflects on his life and career with ‘Madiba’ and beyond

Abrahams with MandelaOf all the memories and moments, big and small, of education and activism spanning decades, Abrahams still remembers the way Nelson Mandela (or Madiba) — the late statesman, anti-apartheid activist and former president of South Africa — sounded when he laughed. With conviction, with gusto, as was Mandela’s way with so much else in his life. [more]

Christi Peace Reflects on Semester at FDU Vancouver Campus

It is human nature to make comparisons and judge one thing as better than another. So whenever someone finds out that I have studied at both the Wroxton and Vancouver FDU campuses, I am unsurprised when they ask which semester I enjoyed more. What they don’t realize is how impossible that question is to answer. [more]

Online Bookstore

The Vancouver Campus has contracted with a vendor to host an online bookstore where you can purchase your textbooks, either as hard copies or e-books. To access the bookstore (and search for textbooks by course) please go to: http://fdubookstore.nuskule.ca/index.asp .

Tutoring Services at the Vancouver Campus

The Vancouver Campus has joined eTutoring.org to provide our students with free, professional, online tutoring in writing and in other disciplines. Students can log in anytime and anywhere! You can create an account using the instructions found in the attachment to access the three tutoring options available. [more]

Global Scholars Program

A program for entering first-time, full-time freshmen at the University’s campus in Vancouver

The concept for our Global Scholars Program was inspired by Fairleigh Dickinson University's founding mission as an institution "of and for the world."  As a Global Scholar, you will be part of a distinctive community of learners who are committed to world citizenship and to developing a global perspective as tomorrow's leaders. [more]

Academic programs:

Special Notice

The Education Office of the Chinese Consul in Vancouver will certify FDU degrees for students who graduate from the Vancouver Campus. Students wishing to have their degrees certified by the consul should apply directly to the consulate. The consulate will check your name and information against the official FDU graduation list. Visit the consulate's website for instructions.

Student Scholarships

Generous scholarships are competitively awarded to academically talented applicants from Canada and around the world. [more]

Transfer Students and Transfer Credit

Fairleigh Dickinson University's Vancouver Campus welcomes transfer students from recognized and accredited two-year and four-year institutions. [more]

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AACSB International accreditation represents the highest standard of achievement for business schools, worldwide. AACSB International accreditation is the hallmark of excellence in management education.

 

British Columbia's Brand for Quality Education

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EQA is a Government of British Columbia brand of quality for private and public post-secondary education in British Columbia, and will be administered on Government’s behalf by BCCIE. The Ministry of Advanced Education and Labour Market Development sets all EQA policies, including eligibility requirements for EQA.

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