Caring Cards for BCIT students on National Philanthropy Day

BCIT Students read Caring Cards messages on National Philanthropy Day

National Philanthropy Day is recognized annually on November 15 as a time to reflect on the power of giving back and get involved in causes that are near and dear to the heart. Supporting BCIT’s hardworking students is a meaningful cause year-round, and so honouring them on this year’s National Philanthropy Day was a natural … Read more

BCIT resources to support your educational journey

BCIT resources to support your educational journey

Students are at the heart of the work and services provided by BCIT staff and faculty. You’re here because of the future-proof applied education, industry connections, and job-readiness that BCIT provides for its students. Throughout your educational journey, we want to make sure you are well supported and have the resources to thrive – academically, … Read more

Ask BCIT Alumni: George Tsogas, CEO and Owner of Kit and Ace

From being a student finishing an industry project to now being the Chief Executive Officer and Owner of a global clothing brand from Vancouver, Kit and Ace, George Tsogas is one of many success stories of a BCIT grad. We had the opportunity to interview this one-of-a-kind leader to learn about his career journey and … Read more

BCIT provides students with free English Language Support Services

BCIT offers free English Language Support Services

At BCIT, 39% of students speak a language other than English at home. Transitioning to student life can be particularly tough when someone has English as an Additional Language (EAL) – often juggling between course materials and technology knowledge, as well as unfamiliar cultural norms and language barriers. BCIT English Language Support Services provide multidimensional language … Read more

Celebrate the season by shopping the third annual BCIT Alumni Holiday Market

It’s the season of giving and finding that perfect gift to appreciate your loved ones is an all-too-common challenge. Look no further—the BCIT Alumni Holiday Market has got you covered. The BCIT Alumni Association (BCITAA) invites you to shop the third-annual Holiday Market, which runs from November 1 to December 31, 2022. The market features … Read more

Ask BCIT Alumni: Andrew Booth, Lead Multimedia Producer, Clio

For this issue of Ask BCIT Alumni, we chatted with one of our passionate and energetic graduates from BCIT Broadcast and Media Communications. Andrew Booth graduated from BCIT with a Radio Arts and Entertainment diploma in 2015. He began working for Clio, comprehensive law case management and legal software based in Burnaby, BC, as a … Read more

Ask BCIT Alumni: Wryan Colin Chan, Membership Account Manager, Burnaby Board of Trade

Metro Vancouver is a beautiful place to live and play. While many visitors come to Vancouver and ravels at the majestic beauty of this modern city surrounded by beautiful nature, mountains, forests and the sea, some individuals fall in love with the place and decide to stay and work here. That is the story of … Read more

Ask BCIT Alumni: Ajit Amar, Branch Manager for RBC Royal Bank

During the BCIT Financial Association Industry Round Table Event in April, we had the opportunity to sit down and chat with Ajit Amar, Branch Manager for the Newton Branch for RBC Royal Bank. Ajit graduated from BCIT in 2001 with a Financial Management Diploma and, in 2005, completed his Bachelor of Business Administration Degree. He … Read more

Bosa Construction donates $4M to BCIT for development of new carpentry pavilion

BCIT recently recognized Bosa Construction’s gift of $4 million, one of the largest donations to the INSPIRE Campaign. The generous contribution, under the direction of Robert Bosa, will support construction of a new mass timber carpentry building. The Robert Bosa Carpentry Pavilion, named in honour of its donor’s legacy, will be part of the new … Read more

Ask BCIT Alumni: Colleen Smith, Event Sales and Services Manager, Fairmont Pacific Rim

Vancouverites are ready to pack their bags for their next summer vacation after more than two years of travel restrictions brought about by the pandemic. That is why tourism is a booming industry at the moment. This is especially prominent when we chatted with BCIT Tourism alumnae, Colleen Smith, Event Sales and Services Manager at … Read more