UBC’s Point Grey Campus is located on the traditional, ancestral, unceded territory of the Musqueam people. The land it is situated on has always been a place of learning for the Musqueam people, who prior had received teachings in their culture, history, and traditions from one generation to the next.
The Musqueam Indian Band and the University of British Columbia have a long history of partnership. This was strengthened in December 2006 with the signing of a historic memorandum of affiliation. As a result, a number of initiatives between the University and the Musqueam Indian Band have resulted.
In 2006, Musqueam and UBC formalized relations with the signing of the Memorandum of Affiliation.
BTS is a partnership between UBC and the Musqueam Indian Band offering a range of programs, including a yearly summer soccer tournament. To learn more, visit here.
Musqueam 101 is a weekly non-credit university-level seminar held at Musqueam. To learn more, visit here.
hən̓q̓əmin̓əm̓ is a credit Musqueam language course co-developed by the UBC First Nations Languages Program and the Musqueam Indian Band. To learn more, visit here.
Revised: December 12, 2014