6,766
Students
Non-competitive
Admission Difficulty
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

Capilano University is a 4-year institution located in North Vancouver, BC, in a suburban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 2055 Purcell Way
North Vancouver, BC  V7J 3H5
Canada
Contact Phone: 604-986-1911

Majors & Degrees

Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Tourism And Travel Services Management Checkmark
Education Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Legal Professions And Studies Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

2,200
Applied
6,766
Enrolled
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Female Admissions

1,260
Females Applied
Not Reported
Females Accepted
0%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

940
Males Applied
Not Reported
Males Accepted
Acceptance Rate

Applying

Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Required for some programs Interview

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen March 31st Not reported
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer March 31st Not reported

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

3,908
In-province
3,908
Out-of-province
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Fees

259
Full-time student fees
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition deferred payment Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Senior Citizens
Employees

Student Body

6,766
Total undergrad students
3%
Out-of-province students

Gender

Male (39.61%)
Female (60.39%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Not Reported
Housing requirements None
Housing options Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
Men-only housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 1%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Captivate, Rail/Jam and Capilano University Street Party

Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
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Student Union
Most popular organizations:
Capilano Yoga Club, Climbing Club, 3D Printing Club, Tabletop Roleplaying Club and Young Women in Business

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
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Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
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Rock Climbing Checkmark No No
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Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
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Table Tennis Checkmark No No
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Faculty

639
Total Faculty
17:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 166
Part-time - 473
Male - 311
Female - 328