Founded in 1925, Emily Carr University of Art + Design is one of the oldest post-secondary institutions in British Columbia and the only one that is dedicated solely to professional education and learning in the arts, media and design. One of the University's roles is to act as an advocate for the arts and reinforce the need for public support.
We believe that education and research in the creative fields is vital for the cultural and economic growth of local and global communities, and encompasses a range of methods including critical and creative inquiry, artistic creation and making, partnership and exhibition. We respect and value diversity, and enhance bridging and accessibility via our aboriginal, international, financial, internal, and external capacity building.
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Academic Advising at ECU helps undergraduate students to take responsibility for their education. Your advisor can assist you with:
Emily Carr's students live off campus with plenty of options like private rentals, shared rentals, temporary housing and homestays. You can connect with Student Services' housing assistant who will guide you to resources, including a dedicated housing microsite, as well as to prospective landlords and roommates.
Need help? The ITS Help Desk provides a single point of contact for for staff, administrators and faculty for most of your IT questions and needs.
Emily Carr University of Art and Design is located in gorgeous Vancouver, British Columbia. Mountains, forests and the ocean are just some of the natural bounty to be enjoyed as a student. If you like outdoor activities you'll love studying in Vancouver- just be prepared for a lot of rain all year round! Emily Carr provided top notch talented professors who really knew...