Whether you’re a prospective student or already taking BCIT courses, you might be able to answer some of your questions by reviewing the information below.
- Check out Student Financial Aid & Awards if you have questions about loans, grants, bursaries, and other financial awards.
- Check out StudentAid BC if you have questions regarding financial aid for students with disabilities.
If you are a student who is going to be sponsored by an Agency, check out BCIT’s Sponsorship process.
If you have questions regarding how to withdraw from a program or course, timelines and how to request a refund:
- Check out BCIT Fees & Refunds policies & schedules
- Download a Request to Withdraw from a Part-time Studies Course Form [PDF] if you’ve decided to withdraw from a part-time course or program.
- Download a Full-time Technology Withdrawal Form [PDF] if you’ve decided to withdraw from a full-time program.
If you are a BCIT student registered with Accessibility Services and you’re withdrawing from a program or course due to a medical reason, book an appointment with Accessibility Services.
Check out Academic Dates Deadlines to stay on top of term dates, fee deadlines, exam periods, and other important academic events.
If you are a person with a disability and looking for career planning guidance, job search assistance, and funding, consider the following programs:
- Work BC: Work BC Centres
- Neil Squire Society
- West Coast Group
- Open Door Group
- Gastown Vocational Services
If you are uncertain about your career and are looking for assistance in identifying your interests, values, and personal style in order to make better informed career and lifestyle decisions, contact BCIT Counselling and Student Development.
If you are a BCIT student or alumni and want help finding work, visit the Centre for Workplace Education.
Contact Program Advising if you have questions about BCIT certificates, diplomas, entry requirements, and any other program related information.
Program-specific Information Sessions are held throughout the year. They are a great way to learn more about the program(s) you’re interested in and get your questions answered by faculty and staff. Call 604-434-1610 for more details.
Spend a half day at BCIT with a current student in your program of interest by signing up for the Spend-a-Day program.
If you want information about BCIT full-time programs and the part-time courses and programs all in one place, at one time, come to one of Big Info Sessions that are open to everyone and take place twice a year (spring and fall) at the main Burnaby Campus.
Take a guided Campus Tour with a Student Ambassador to see BCIT in-person. Tours are offered throughout the year from September until June.
If you are considering taking courses or a program at BCIT, but have questions about admissions, registration, requirements, how and when to apply, submitting documentation, applicant priority, fees and refunds, program availability, upgrading, transferring credits, and forms, check out BCIT Admissions and Registration.
If you are a BCIT student who needs help with your courses, visit the Learning Commons and see tutors schedule [PDF] for free peer tutoring, success seminars, academic support, and study skills. You can search for tutors by program. While attending drop-in session you can identify in-person a trained BCIT tutor for one-on-one tutoring sessions.The Learning Commons also has an on-line Study Skills Guide.
If you are a BCIT student enrolled in a Trades or Apprenticeship program and need help with your courses, the Trades Learning Centre provides tutorial assistance. The Learning Commons also offers tutoring for Trades students at UConnect.
Book one of the quite Study Rooms using an on-line room booking system.
If you are a BCIT student with English as an additional language and you want to practice and improve your English skills, visit the Learning Commons.
Please explore different learning support resources available for all students, with a particular focus on students who speak English as an additional language.
Accessibility Services distinguishes between learning disabilities and second language acquisition process. We offer in-class and test accommodations only to students with diagnosed learning disabilities.