Status of SPPGA Buildings & Events in Relation to COVID-19

Coronavirus (COVID-19) and UBC’s official response:
and G+PS’s graduate student-specific information.

Read the March 8th UBC Broadcast: Increased on-campus activity for the 2021/22 Winter Session

Following B.C. Provincial Government advisories, the Liu Institute for Global Issues and C.K. Choi buildings at UBC Vancouver have been closed to the public since March 19, 2020, with staff and faculty continuing their work remotely. Our School of Public Policy and Global Affairs (SPPGA) staff team remains available by email and for virtual appointments. Contact information for our SPPGA team may be found under the “People” section of our website.

We look forward to engaging with you at our SPPGA virtual events, posted on our “Events” calendar.

If you have any immediate questions or concerns, please use the Contact Form or email us at

We will continue to update our website with any further announcements or changes. We thank you in advance for your patience and understanding during these challenging times.

–  The School of Public Policy and Global Affairs (SPPGA)