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THANKS TO EVERYONE WHO JOINED OUR FALL 2020 VIRTUAL COUNSELLOR UPDATES
If you missed our Updates, here’s a video recording you can review to get the information shared by 28 members institutions.
Just like you, we want to connect students with the information they need to plan their best post-secondary education opportunities. By representing the top public post-secondary institutions in BC, we act as a central source of up-to-date and unbiased information for high school counsellors. We facilitate school visits and community events and connect with counsellors like you across the province.
Our membership base is large and doesn’t include private for-profit institutions, so you can rest assured that our resources and information will put students first. Consider us a partner in your work helping students to make excellent post-secondary choices
Events for High School Counsellors
Member Institution Events
PSBC Virtual Fairs - Fall 2020 Schedule & Information
Detailed information on the PSBC Virtual Fairs being offered this fall for students across the province. This document includes the Schedule of fairs, by region, along with a description of the Virtual Fair platform.Download
2021 Admissions Deadlines & Online Course Deadlines
Deadline Dates in January - March 2021 for institutions and programs that have strict deadlines for admissions applications, including Nursing program deadlines.Download
Transcripts, STS & Assessments: Who Wants What [as of Sept 2020]
HS Quarter System-Impact on 2021 Admission
Responses from PSBC member institutions to the question of whether Grade 12 students in a HS Quarter System in 2020-21 will be impacted in terms of meeting admission requirements for Fall 2021.Download
Questions to Ask on a Campus Tour
Get the most out of your time on campus.Download
QUESTIONS TO ASK A RECRUITER
How an Undergraduate Degree is Structured
Learn the basics of semesters and credits.Download
THE POST-SECONDARY COST PUZZLE EXPLAINED
The 10 C's of Soft/Transferable Skills
Learn why soft skills are so important in post-secondary education and in life.Download
10 Things Students Need to Know
Set yourself up for success with these key tips.Download
10 Things Parents Need to Know
Set your student up for success with these key ideas.Download
The WorkBC Parents' Guide
A pdf. publication from WorkBC designed for parents, educators and career counsellors. The 2018 WorkBC Parents' Guide is full of practical ideas, exercises and resources to help parents and others talk with youth as they explore career and educational pathways.Download
THE BC Certificate of Graduation-July 2019
Current information from the Ministry of Education Website as of July 2019.Download
Fall High School Visit Planning: Our Fall 2020 Visits are all ONLINE. See our VIRTUAL FAIRS Information Document below.
Fall Visit Program Downloads
Hosting a Post-Secondary BC visit at your school? Here are the resources you need; just download and you’re ready to go.
DOOR SIGNS [B+W]
File with individual door signs for each of the 30 PSBC Members. Counsellors can print only the pages they need for those members who are participating in the visit.Download
PRE-VISIT STUDENT HANDOUT ON VISITING INSTITUTIONS
Counsellors can "delete" the information on those institutions who are not attending the visit, add the visit time and date at the top, and then provide their students with a guide to those institutions who are coming to their school. Print, or share the electronic version that has links to all attending institutions. Counsellors & Career Centres are also encouraged to post the complete document on their website for students and parents.Download
VISIT SLIDE - For In-House Video and Websites
Put the date and time information for the PSBC visit in this PowerPoint slide, and then use it for in-house video monitors, website and emails to students and parents.Download
CREATE YOUR OWN SIGN TO PROMOTE PSBC
Fill in whatever information you might want to promote the PSBC visit, or any other post-secondary events you might be holding for students and parents at your school.Download
PSBC WEBSITE - PROMOTIONAL POSTER
Print this poster for your Counselling Office or Career Centre to remind students of the URL for the PSBC website.Download
Pre-Visit HANDOUT - Questions to Ask a Recruiter
Help students prepare for the PSBC visit with this handout. Print or send electronically, and also post on school website. Students can also download this from the 'Student' page on this website.Download
Pre-Visit HANDOUT - 10 Things Students Need to Know
Help students prepare for the PSBC visit with this handout. Print or send electronically, and also post on school website. Students can also download this from the 'Student' page on this websiteDownload
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