Originally founded in 1903 as the Victoria College, UVic received degree-granting status in 1963. 900 fulltime faculty members serve over 22,000 undergraduate and graduate students annually. UVic is known for its Law and Business Departments.
Established in 1971, Camosun serves 19,000 students annually in upgrading, certificate, diploma, bachelor's degree, post-degree diploma and continuing education programs between two campuses in Victoria.
Closest to Sooke (only 30 min away) and sprawling over 260 hectares of lush parkland, RRU focuses on Media and Communications and is also the setting for Hatley Castle & Gardens National Historic Site.