Graduate Students

On this page, you’ll find information on Aboriginal graduate admissions and support, plus links to general graduate studies information.

While opportunities to pursue graduate degrees in disciplines across the university are many, consider that the Interdisciplinary Studies Graduate Program allows you to build an interdisciplinary program around a specific Aboriginal or Indigenous topic.

Graduate Pathways to Success

Learn about the Graduate Pathways to Success (GPS) Program, specifically its collection of workshops, courses, and activities designed to complement your graduate studies, including a series of guides useful from the time you think of applying to grad school until you find a satisfying job after you have finished your degree.

Learn about the GPS program

Graduate Programs

Learn about all graduate programs at UBC.

Learn about graduate programs

Scholarships and Awards

Learn about funding your UBC Graduate Studies. UBC has several scholarships and other funding opportunities specifically for Aboriginal graduate students. Identifying yourself as Aboriginal in your application automatically makes you eligible for some funding opportunities.

Learn about scholarships and awards


Learn about SAGE (Supporting Aboriginal Graduate Enhancement), specifically its support and networking opportunities for Aboriginal graduate students throughout the university, province, and country.

Learn about SAGE

Application and Admissions

Brianne Howard
Aboriginal Coordinator
Faculty of Graduate Studies
phone: 604-822-6965

Learn about the application process