Capilano University Introduces Student Digital Ambassadors to support students with remote learning

Capilano University is pleased to launch a new Student Digital Ambassador program to support students in our shift to remote learning for summer 2020 as it pushes forward digital transformation in response to COVID-19.

  • Jun 29

2020 Mitacs Student Research Award Winners

Completing a Capstone research project is a significant achievement for many Capilano University students. This year five of our graduates were recognized by Capilano University and the Canadian research agency Mitacs for outstanding academic research with the 2020 Mitacs Student Research Awards.

  • Jun 27

CapU Communications students celebrate satire in Polygon Gallery virtual show

Students in Ki Wight’s CapU CMNS 295 class – The Culture of Advertising – are creating mock adverts, engaging in “subvertising” (parodied ads), brandalism or ad hacking (amended or defaced ads).

  • Jun 26

Developing our plan for the fall 2020 semester

Developing our plan for the fall 2020 semester

  • Jun 12

COVID-19 and Capilano University's response

Latest updates from Capilano University in response to COVID-19.

  • Jun 12

Times of tumult and tragedy

Capilano University acknowledges the violence, turmoil and tragedy escalating in the United States. This is a time of sorrow, frustration and anger for many, especially in Black communities. It is also an opportunity for deep reflection upon power, privilege, hardship and pervasive inequities in our own society.

  • Jun 2

Plans for fall 2020 semester

Plans for fall 2020 semester: COVID-19 Recovery Plan for Capilano University community

  • May 15

Teaching, Learning and Campus Services

As we continue to shift our services to remote delivery, please be advised that beginning Monday, March 23, 2020, until further notice.

  • May 7

Capilano University announces next chancellor: Yuri Fulmer

Capilano University is pleased to announce Yuri Fulmer, OBC, will become the fourth chancellor of Capilano University in June 2020.

  • May 7

CapU in Photos: April 2020

Each month, we put together CapU in Photos to look back at our campus life, proud moments and special events.

  • May 4

CapU Animation Grad Show launches online May 1, 2020

CapU Animation Grad Show launches online May 1, 2020 - Capilano University’s 2D Animation, 3D Animation and Digital Visual Effects students have not let COVID-19 stop them from creating and celebrating. This year’s Grad Show is a virtual event open May 1-12, 2020 to share students’ artistic accomplishments to a wider potential audience than ever before.

  • Apr 30

A moment in time: The making of 7pm Cheer

7pm Cheer - Vancouver, Canada is a film produced by Capilano University Motion Picture Arts student Keaton Lawlor to recognize the work of healthcare and essential workers during COVID-19.

  • Apr 30

CapU Virtual 5 K Race

CapU Virtual 5 K Race on Sunday, May 3, 2020

  • Apr 27

$9 billion in new COVID-19 funding for post-secondary students

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau today announced $9 billion in financial aid for post-secondary students

  • Apr 22

BC Government Launches Free Counselling Service for Post Secondary Students

Capilano University is pleased to share the news that the BC Government today Launches Free Counselling Service for Post Secondary Students-The Government of British Columbia has launched Here2Talk, a new mental-health counselling and referral service for post-secondary students.

  • Apr 16

Spring 2020 Grades - Questions and Answers

FAQs on Spring 2020 Grades - Capilano University answers your questions about grades for the Spring 2020 term

  • Apr 16

U-Pass BC program temporarily suspended as of May 1, 2020

Post-secondary institutions and student associations, including the Capilano Students' Union (CSU), have worked with TransLink to temporarily suspend the U-Pass BC program as of May 1, 2020.

  • Apr 9

Spring 2020 Final Grade Options for Students & Emergency Bursary Fund

Capilano University Spring 2020 Final Grade Options for Students & Emergency Bursary Fund Information

  • Apr 8

Letter from BC Minister of Advanced Education, Skills and Training

Melanie Mark, BC Minister of Advanced Education, Skills and Training has a sent a letter to post-secondary community.

  • Apr 7

Fees for Summer 2020 Term

Capilano University fees for the Summer 2020 term are due by April 28, 2020 as stated in the Academic Schedule and Important Dates 2019-2020 (pdf). In keeping with current social distancing practices, fees will only be accepted via online payment or by sending a cheque by mail

  • Apr 7

CapU Theatre Technician 3D Prints Face Shield Parts for Healthcare Workers

CapU Theatre Technician 3D Prints Face Shield Parts for Healthcare Workers - Sparky Lawrence joins COVID-19 response

  • Apr 1

CapU in Photos: March 2020

CapU in Photos is our visual retrospective of campus life, proud moments and special events.

  • Apr 1

Spring 2020 Course Withdrawal Date Extended

As we continue to address impacts caused by the COVID-19 situation, Capilano University has extended the last day to withdraw from a Spring 2020 course to April 14, 2020.

  • Apr 1

CAPUMA chapter wins four awards

CAPUMA chapter wins four awards-Students in the Capilano University Marketing Association (CAPUMA) learned that the group won the Small Chapter of the Year award at the 2020 American Marketing Association International Collegiate Conference in New Orleans, March 12-14, 2020. A delegation of 10 CapU students had planned to attend the conference, but cancelled their travel plans due to COVID-19.

  • Mar 31

Summer Semester to be offered by remote learning methods

Capilano University is making adjustments to our standard course delivery models that may need to continue for some time in response to COVID-19.

  • Mar 26

CapU donates medical supplies to Lions Gate Hospital & Sechelt Hospital in fight against COVID-19

Capilano University has donated supplies to help protect medical professionals in the fight against COVID-19. Two Capilano University programs contributed scores of personal protective equipment to the staff at Lions Gate Hospital in North Vancouver and the Sechelt Hospital Foundation on the Sunshine Coast.

  • Mar 26

Capilano University updates on delivery of student services

Find further updates regarding the delivery of student services.

  • Mar 25

Changes to Service Schedules and Campus Hours During COVID-19

We are continuing to implement precautionary practices to support the health of our community under the current circumstances. This includes shifting to predominantly remote learning and reduced staffing for support services. In relation to this, we have introduced the following changes to our service hours for the foreseeable future.

  • Mar 19

Capilano University resumes academic programs through remote (online) and adapted instructional and service models

Aligned with the expectations of British Columbia's health authorities and the Province of British Columbia's response to COVID-19, Capilano University's teaching and learning model has been adjusted, effective March 18, 2020 to a primarily remote (online) delivery model.

  • Mar 17

CapU Blues Men's Volleyball Wins CCAA National Championship

For the first time in team history, the Capilano University Blues men's volleyball team has won the CCAA national championship.

  • Mar 15

Capilano University pauses all classes for Monday, March 16 and Tuesday, March 17, 2020

The University is pausing classes from Monday, March 16 to Tuesday, March 17, 2020.

  • Mar 15

The University is currently reviewing plans for alternative delivery of our courses and programs

Please note, we have no reports of any COVID-19 illness among our campus community. The University is currently reviewing plans for alternative delivery of our courses and programs. Please watch for further announcements on Monday, March 16, 2020.

  • Mar 14

CapU in Photos: February 2020

CapU in Photos is our visual retrospective of campus life, proud moments and special events.

  • Mar 10

CapU Blues win PACWEST men's volleyball gold

In what might be the biggest comeback in a PACWEST title game in school history, the Capilano Blues men's volleyball team erased a seemingly insurmountable deficit Saturday night against the Camosun College Chargers to claim gold and book a spot in the national championships.

  • Feb 24

Capilano University named one of B.C.’s Top Employers for 2020

Capilano University is named one of B.C.’s Top Employers for 2020

  • Feb 19

4th year film student Kama Sood nominated for Best International Director at the Oregon Short Film Festival

Film student Kama Sood nominated for Best International Director at the Oregon Short Film Festival

  • Feb 18

CapU in Photos: January 2020

CapU in Photos is our visual retrospective of campus life, proud moments and special events.

  • Feb 4

Capilano University wins five CASE 2020 awards

Capilano University wins a record five CASE 2020 awards

  • Jan 31

Teaching Excellence Awards 2020

Nominate an instructor who has made a difference in your university experience.

  • Jan 29

Faculty Emeritus Stanley Greenspoon

Message from President Paul Dangerfield on the passing of Faculty Emeritus Stanley Greenspoon

  • Jan 28

CapU student awarded Premier’s International Scholarship to study in Germany

Capilano University student Sara Nguyen received British Columbia's Premier’s International Scholarship to study in Germany in 2020. This scholarship supports students in studying abroad and is awarded to students demonstrating exceptional academic achievement and a global world view.

  • Jan 7

Capilano University welcomes first Director of Indigenous Education and Affairs

Capilano University welcomes Miranda Huron as the first Director of Indigenous Education and Affairs

  • Jan 6

CapU in Photos: Best of 2019

CapU in Photos is our visual retrospective of campus life, proud moments and special events. As we say goodbye to 2019, we look back at our favourite photos and videos from the year.

  • Dec 18