Admissions

Smoky Skies and Summer Festivals

Summer time in Squamish is magical. Farmers markets bursting with fresh, local produce. Music events happening most weekends, like the Sunset Music Series at the Sea to Sky Gondola, the Whistler Outdoor Concert Series that has amazing concerts in the Olympic Plaza for free, and the Squamish Wind Festival, a celebration of art, music, win, and water […]

Spring 2015 Newsletter

The Spring 2015 Newsletter is here! Click the link below to find out the latest on what’s been happening at Quest and a sneak peak into the summer! http://www.questu.ca/newsletter-spring15.html

Why Quest?

Quest is a special place – it is unique in more than one way. So, how do you figure out if this is the right place for you? Do you love beautiful views and engaging classes? Do you get excited about smart and enthusiastic professors that are passionate about their subjects? I have found that Quest […]

On-Campus Preview Events

Quest University Canada, located in the coastal mountain community of Squamish, is Canada’s first independent and secular university. With the block plan, an arts and sciences degree, foundation and concentration courses, and experiential learning possibilities, Quest is a unique place unlike any other university in Canada. Therefore visiting the campus is the best way to […]

Quest Winter Newsletter

The Winter 2015 Newsletter is now live! Be sure to click the link below to find out all that’s happening at Quest! http://www.questu.ca/newsletter-w15.html  

How the Mighty Fall

Wednesday. Community day. A day for fun and friendship. And it was. For a time. But I’m getting ahead of myself. Let us start at the beginning, and build towards the end. This is a story of speed and hubris. Of grit and stupidity. Of adrenaline and poor choices… It was a beautiful January day […]

Baby it’s Cold Outside

At this point, I’m alone in the office, gazing out as wind chases leaves around campus and sun shines off the snow-covered peaks surrounding campus. Winter break is always a lovely time for Quest students. After spending four blocks studying hard, they get several weeks to take a break, enjoy some time off, and see […]

So Many Variables

Sometimes you are in a class that is really easy to talk about with other people. For example, a few of my friends are in a class where they study global warming, and the stuff that they learn makes it really easy to talk about their class. The people they talk to find it interesting, […]

Gingerbread House Making Event

Last Friday, Admissions hosted an Ambassador appreciation event, where many ambassadors gathered into groups and built various Gingerbread houses. We had cookies and hot chocolate (with marshmallows), listened to Christmas music, and shared many stories from childhood. I remember the very first time I built a gingerbread house. I was enthusiastic, kept jumping up and […]

Early Action Deadline – Working with Future Questies

We are two days away from the Early Action Deadline (December 1st), our first Admissions deadline which gives students the opportunity to find out if they are admitted to Quest by January 1st. I have seven interviews scheduled for tomorrow, and have been interviewing students all week.  This is a very exciting time of year […]

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