Remembrance Day

Sunday, November 11, 2018 is Remembrance Day.

(Monday November 12: Public holiday in: Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, New Brunswick, Northwest Territories, Nunavut, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, Saskatchewan, Yukon.  UBC is closed.  No classes.)

Since the opening of the War Memorial Gym in 1951, The University of British Columbia has held a ceremony commemorating November 11. This ceremony is an opportunity for faculty, staff, students and members of the on and off-campus community to honour and remember all those who served in times of war, military conflict and peace.

Everyone is welcome and encouraged to attend this annual ceremony – doors to the War Memorial Gym open at 10:00 a.m. and the ceremony will commence at 10:45 a.m.

Light refreshments will be served after the ceremony and all are welcome to stay.