UBC Emeritus College proposal approved by Senate

We are delighted to announce that at its May 16th meeting the Senate approved and will recommend to the Board of Governors the creation of the UBC Emeritus College.

The next step is approval by the Board of Governors. We will keep you posted.

Please click on the link to open the approved version of the proposal of the UBC Emeritus College as a PDF.

Newsletter April 2018

The fifth and last newsletter of the academic year 2017-2018 is available. Please click on the link and enjoy the read.



Research Subsidy for Continuing Scholarly Activities

The President's Office has again allocated $100,000 to assist with emeritus research activities. Remember to save your receipts for research expenses incurred during the 2017-2018 academic year. More information can be found by clicking on the link.

If you have any questions or remarks, please contact the UBC Emeriti office by email (admin@emeriti.ubc.ca) or phone (604-822-1752).


Congratulations to Michael Church, Professor Emeritus of Geography. He was appointed to the Order of Canada

On December 29, 2017, Michael Church was appointed as Officer of the Order of Canada for his outstanding contributions as a renowned fluvial geomorphologist who has heightened our understanding of rivers and river processes.
Please click on the link to go to the official page of the Governor General of Canada.
Congratulations to our members who received the Order of BC
Of the 16 recipients, 5 members of the UBC Association of Professors Emeriti received the Order of BC.
Congratulations to:
*Elaine Carty, Professor Emerita of Nursing
*Jiri Frohlich, Professor Emeritus of Pathology
*Stanley Hamilton, Professor Emeritus of Commerce and Business Administration
*Rosamund Harrison, Professor Emerita of Oral Health Science
*Jennifer Wade, elected member of the Association