• Zambian kids
    Zambian children report happiness levels on par with Canadian counterparts
    Barber School alumnus Tim Krupa and associate professor Mark Holder publish article in the Journal of Happiness Studies
    Prominent Latin American Studies journal comes to UBCO
    Canadian Journal of Latin American and Caribbean Studies production moves from Queen's University
  • ICER
    Institute for Community Engaged Research (ICER) launches
    Formerly the Centre for Social, Spatial & Economic Justice
  • Stephen Porter
    Psychology Prof. Stephen Porter wins Teaching Excellence & Innovation Award
    18 @IKBSAS profs named to Honour Roll and 3 students recognized
  • URC
    Watch how the Barber School supports undergraduate research
    UBCOTV features 2015 IKBSAS Undergraduate Research Conference
  • Diana French
    UBCO honours professors for years of service
    Anthropology Prof. Diana French among ten IKBSAS faculty recognized
  • student profiles home
    What makes UBCO a great place to study?
    Current Barber School students talk about their programs and best UBCO moments
  • Tettey
    Prof. Wisdom Tettey to lead Irving K. Barber School of Arts and Sciences
    Five-year term begins July 1, 2015
  • grad studies
    Thinking of graduate studies?
    The Barber School offers seven outstanding graduate programs

About Irving K. Barber School of Arts and Sciences

The Irving K. Barber School of Arts and Sciences is the largest faculty on UBC’s Okanagan campus, offering over 50 undergraduate programs and 7 graduate programs. Students learn from award-winning faculty and benefit from being part of world-class research taking place on campus. Learn more

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Dedicated and supportive staff, incredibly accomplished faculty members, and a collection of undergraduate, graduate students and postdoctoral fellows.

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