University of British Columbia

Identity area

Type of entity

Corporate body

Authorized form of name

University of British Columbia

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Standardized form(s) of name according to other rules

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Identifiers for corporate bodies

Description area

Dates of existence

1915-

History

While the originating legislation created UBC on March 7, 1908, the first day of lectures was September 30, 1915. On September 22, 1925, lectures began on the new Point Grey campus. The enabling legislation are the University Act and the University Amendment Act, 2004. The university is the oldest and largest in British Columbia with two campuses in Vancouver and Kelowna.

Places

Vancouver, BC
Kelowna, BC

Legal status

Functions, occupations and activities

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Internal structures/genealogy

General context

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Control area

Authority record identifier

Institution identifier

NBCA

Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Revised

Level of detail

Partial

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Revised January 27, 2012.

Language(s)

  • English

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