Continuing Studies

Discover learning that shapes you. And your world.

Remember the first time you realized learning could be fun? That it wasn’t just about grades or approval, but the sheer joy of new knowledge? Isn’t it time you felt that way again?

With more than 200 individual adult education courses from art to Zen, Continuing Studies at the University of Victoria can help you rekindle that feeling. It’s a unique opportunity to participate in small classes, big experiences, and with exciting people who share your passion.

Discover the learning experience you’ve always wanted. Select a topic area you’re interested in below. Or, browse through a sample of an eclectic mix of courses offered every fall and spring that will stimulate, fascinate and inform you, and start shaping the way you look at your world.

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