Books and bras

Tia Strachan was 31 and married with three kids when she enrolled in a special two-semester General Studies Program at Capilano then-College in 1971.

  • Dec 14

A short history of Cap on ice

Who knew Capilano had a hockey team in the 1970s? The Capilano College club team skimmed the ice beginning in 1973, practicing on a rink in Lynn Valley.

  • Dec 14

Coach of a lifetime: Cap’s first coach of the year

“Soccer, soccer, soccer,” that was Frank Pupp’s life, according to his daughter, Laura Acutt.

  • Dec 14

Press conferences, placards and the plebiscite

Establishing Capilano College on the North Shore was a community effort that corralled politicians, men, women and girls.

  • Dec 14

Athletics at Capilano

From six rubber balls to soccer supremacy, Capilano University’s first athletics director recalls how the athletics program grew.

  • Dec 14

Season’s Greetings from Capilano University!

Enjoy this live recording of "Happy Holiday" and "White Christmas" by CapU’s third-year Musical Theatre students.

  • Dec 6

CapU in Photos: November 2018

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

  • Nov 29

Capilano University is the first university in Canada to provide a Short Édition Short Story Dispenser

Instead of consulting their phones in idle moments, students and visitors to the new Learning Commons at Capilano University can now get a literary lift. The University unveiled the first Short Story Dispenser in British Columbia at the official opening of its Learning Commons on November 20, 2018.

  • Nov 22

Capilano University officially opens its Learning Commons on November 20, 2018

NORTH VANCOUVER B.C. – Disruption to the way things have always been done can reap great rewards. Instead of students overlooking or searching for learning support services, they are congregating in Capilano University’s new Learning Commons. The official opening of this innovative hub where students can access key academic resources and supports happens on November 20, 2018.

  • Nov 13

CapU launches new first-year seminars this January

Capilano University is launching a new collection of courses called first-year seminars starting in January.

  • Nov 9