University of Victoria | Victoria, Canada
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- Location: 3800 Finnerty Rd, Victoria, BC V8P 5C2, Canada
- Parent School: University Of Victoria
- Year Founded: 1975
- Enrollment: 375
The University of Victoria ('UVic') is a major research university located in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. The University of Victoria, founded in 1963, is the oldest post-secondary institution in British Columbia and began as Victoria College in 1903, as an affiliated branch of McGill University. The University of Victoria is a non-denominational institution which is mostly centred around the Greater Victoria suburbs of Saanich and Oak Bay. The university has around 22,000 students, including many post-graduate and doctoral candidates.