Capilano University, shortly known as Cap or Cap U, is a public university situated in North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. It was established in 1968 with 768 students as the Capilano College. The first bachelor degree was granted in 1990.
Kwantlen Polytechnic University, shortly termed as KPU, is a public undergraduate polytechnic university situated in British Columbia. It has campuses in Surrey, Richmond, Langley, and Cloverdale.
Trinity Western University, shortly termed as TWU, is a private liberal arts university situated in
University of the Fraser Valley, shortly termed as UFV, is a Canadian public university with various campuses. It was established in 1974 as a Fraser Valley College. Later in 1991, it received the university college status and became the University College of the Fraser Valley.
Thompson Rivers University, shortly termed as TRU, is a public research university situated in Kamloops, British Columbia, Canada. It was established in 1970 as the Cariboo College. In 1988, its name was changed to the University College of the Cariboo.
Simon Fraser University, also named as SFU, is one of the public research universities, located in British Columbia, Canada. Founded in 1962, the university was named after one fur trader and explorer, Simon Fraser.
Vancouver Island University, shortly termed as VIU, is a public university situated in Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada. It was founded in 1969 as Malaspina College which was named after Captain Alexandro Malaspina, an explorer of Vancouver Island.
British Columbia Institute of Technology, shortly termed as BCIT, is a public institution of higher education located in Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada. The institution was first established in 1960 as the British Columbia Vocational School.