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Winter Session Term 2 Update

Health and Well-being

As we navigate these unprecedented times, it is important to consider ways to support your mental health and resilience. UBC offers many health and well-being tools and resources to help support you:

  • UBC Employee and Family Assistance Program
  • UBC extended health benefits
  • UBC mental health supports
  • Helping a colleague in distress

Visit the UBC HR Wellbeing website for a full list of resources and supports.

  • Find resources to support your physical well-being
  • How to stay active while working at home, including live movement sessions, at-home workouts and ‘deskercises’

Visit the UBC Recreation website


UBC Faculty and Staff FAQs

Find the latest on COVID-19 and UBC’s response on UBC’s COVID-19 website, including:

  • Information for managers and supervisors
  • Working Remotely
  • Health and Wellbeing
  • UBC Facilities and Services
  • Events
  • Travel

Visit UBC’s COVID-19 website


Health Guidance and Vaccines

Find guidance on helping prevent the spread of illness on UBC campuses and learning sites, including:

  • COVID-19 vaccines
  • Rapid Testing Program
  • Health guidance

Visit UBC’s COVID-19 website


Campus Return Plan


UBC HR Resources

  • Resources for working from home
  • Home office ergonomics
  • Information and FAQs for managers and supervisors related to recruitment and onboarding during this time.

Visit COVID-19 section of the HR website 


IT Support and Resources

  • Information and resources for working from home
  • Videoconferencing and virtual meetings
  • Virtual Private Network (VPN)
  • Technical issues and room bookings

Visit IT on MedNet for details


UBC Facilities and Services

  • Information on the safe re-occupancy of buildings and spaces on campus.
  • Latest information on services at your campus.

Visit the COVID-19 section of the UBC Facilities website


Teaching Hospitals Information

Faculty and staff working in locations such as the teaching hospitals should follow UBC’s advised protocols as well as the other organizations’ protocols. If the protocols are differing, please contact your HR Advisor or Faculty Relations.