Love Cricket? Join our Cricket Club!!


Hi Cricketers,

Anybody interested in playing Cricket this coming year should fill out an application form at student services. Columbia College has had a relationship with Surrey Warriors Cricket Club for several years now. This successful club provides students the opportunity to play both 1 day and 20/20 cricket.

By joining this club you will receive half price fee’s as the college is willing to pay half. Players receive cricket uniforms, indoor and outdoor coaching/practice sessions as well as all match fees and transportation.

If you are interested in joining the Surrey Warriors for their upcoming January indoor practices, trials and the league and cup games starting in April please come see me in Student Services!



ColCol Halloween Costume Party!

Friday, October 28th, 7.00PM @ Boston Pizza, BC Place

Hi ghosts and ghouls!

On Friday 28th we are having our first ColCol Halloween Party!!!!!  So get your costumes & Party face ready!!!

We will have prizes for: Best Costume Male, Best Costume Female, Best Team/Group Costume

There will be a DJ, Pizza and over 19’s will be able to purchase alcohol from the bar!

Tickets are only $10, money left over after paying costs will fund the SACC’s plan to improve the student lounges!

Lets get this party started!


Employment Opportunity

Chemistry Lab Helper

We are looking for a casual Part-time Helper for the Chemistry Lab to assist our Lab Technicians in general lab clean-up and minor lab duties for the remaining of the semester.

Qualified applicants must:

  • meet the eligibility requirements to work in Canada,
  • have completed Chemistry 121 and 123 with satisfactory standing. Students majoring or intending to do major in the Chemistry will be given priority
  • not be taking a Chemistry lab course this semester,
  • be flexible, hours will vary from week to week and may include evenings. Hours will vary between 5 to 10 hours per week,
  • be able to provide reference from a lab instructor of the subject.

Remuneration is $16.00 per hour plus 4% vacation pay.

Interested candidates should submit a resume and a letter of application by October 31: to Denise Guiblejman, HR Manager at:

We thank you for your interest in this position but only successful applicants will be contacted.

Important Notice for UBC Bound students – UBC

New UBC Early Admission Deadline for September 2017 Admission

 New UBC Early Admission Application Deadline for September 2017: December 1, 2016

– if you will finish your required courses by December 2016, you should apply to UBC before December 1st, in order to qualify for Early Admission; request that your transcript be sent to UBC immediately after final grades are available for the Fall semester (December 2016). Applying for Early Admission will allow you to find out sooner (Feb/Mar) if you have been accepted for September admission.

UBC Final Application Deadline for September 2017: January 15, 2017

– if you will finish your required courses by April 2017, you must apply to UBC before Jan 15th, 2017; request that your transcript be sent to UBC immediately after final grades are available for the Winter semester (April 2017). You may not find out until June/July if you have been accepted for September admission.