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With the support of our partners and the generosity of our donors, BCIT empowers our students and alumni to shape British Columbia and inspire progress across the globe. Find out how. Read our latest stories and news.

One million reasons to smile: BCIT Alumni Association pledges historic gift to establish the BCIT Alumni Centre

September 23, 2020

The BCIT Alumni Association (BCITAA) is proud to announce its largest-ever donation. “On behalf of the Alumni Association board, I...

BCIT alumna and restoration officer Mae Whyte says Indigenous knowledge is key to successful ecological restoration

July 22, 2020

Rolling green valleys, rivers teeming with rainbow trout, and roaming moose characterize this northeastern Canadian jewel—the Peace River Region. It...

Caring community of donors gives generously to support BCIT students in urgent financial need

June 9, 2020

When BCIT students found themselves in sudden and urgent financial need due to the pandemic, our community of donors answered...

BCIT Alumni Association gives $40,000 to fund awards for 40 students in celebration of its 40th anniversary

December 4, 2019

The BCIT Alumni Association, a longstanding donor to BCIT, has made a generous donation to help even more students this...