When you join the network, you'll have access to everything you need to help your student navigate university life. This includes access to exclusive resources and events as well as receiving key updates from the school. You also have the ability to connect with parents and families alike. By being part of the network your student will get that extra support from you to help transform them into our next generation of business leaders.

Important dates and deadlines

Wondering which holidays your student will have off? When exam periods are? When graduation day will be? Click here to view important dates and deadlines.

Dates and deadlines

Parent & Family Guidebook

Sign up to receive the complimentary Parent & Family Guidebook and receive exclusive event invitations where you can connect with fellow parents.

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Parent Orientation & Tea

Parent & Family Network

On August 21, we welcomed 300 new parents and guardians at the inaugural Parent & Family Network event to learn more about UBC Sauder and engage with fellow parents and families.

View photos from the event

Welcome from Dean Robert Helsley

This is a rewarding and exciting time for our students, and their families. As the parent, grandparent or guardian of a UBC Sauder student, you too are a vital part of the school’s vibrant and diverse community of support.

Our Parent & Family Network is all about you. We believe an informed, supportive family plays an instrumental role in our students’ educational achievements and I invite you to participate in your student’s experience at UBC Sauder.

Through resources like the UBC Sauder Parent & Family Guidebook, we help families stay connected with the school. And we involve you in a way that will enrich your understanding of UBC Sauder, while empowering your student to take personal responsibility for their social and academic choices.

We continue to seek new ways to embed our values of respect, rigour and responsibility into every aspect of the school. Our hope is that our students will carry these values forward into their professional and civic lives.

We are excited to work together with you to help our students reach their fullest potential and not only go on to succeed in business but also make a positive impact on our society.

Robert Helsley
Dean, UBC Sauder School of Business
Grosvenor Professor of Cities,
Business Economics and Public Policy

Get Involved

Looking to get involved with the UBC Sauder Parent & Family Network? We have volunteer opportunities for parents and family members that range from hosting a Parent & Family event in your city, attending a UBC Sauder event to being a part of the Parent & Family Council. For more information about how you can get involved, please contact Danielle Christensen at danielle.christensen@sauder.ubc.ca or 604.822.6068.


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