Eligibility and Admissions

Age Requirements

Continuing and Professional Education opportunities at UBC Okanagan are open to individuals aged 18 years and over, unless otherwise indicated in the course and program details. We reserve the right to refuse to register an applicant or to expel a registrant whose actions disrupt the operation of a course.


Continuing and Professional Education courses and programs may have different prerequisites. An additional applications process may also be required for some courses and programs. Please review the prerequisites in the course details to ensure you are eligible for enrolment before you apply. Refunds will not be available should you enroll in a course without meeting the requirements.

English Language Proficiency

Please note that English is the primary language of instruction for Continuing and Professional courses and programs unless otherwise indicated. Participants may be required to demonstrate a minimum level of English proficiency. Please see the course or program details or contact the program for information on English language proficiency requirements.