• California announces two years free college; meanwhile, BC tuition fees continue to rise

    The Government of California has announced that it is providing two years of tuition fee free college for students graduating from California high schools. The initiative was approved with the recent passing of the state budget. Meanwhile in British Columbia, tuition fees continue to rise to historic levels, further strapping students with debt and closing the doors to those without the means to pay high up-front costs.

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  • Statement on National Indigenous Peoples Day

    On National Indigenous Peoples Day, the British Columbia Federation of Students would like to acknowledge the great injustices faced by Indigenous people across this country...

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  • Students Applaud Open Education Resource Funding

    An infusion of $3.26 million in additional funding for BCcampus will enable the agency to create and enhance open resources that will be available free for students and instructors at BC post-secondary institutions.

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  • Ridesharing in BC is good for students

    Ridesharing will bring more options in British Columbia. It provides safe, reliable, affordable, and flexible transportation all the while providing students and young people a way to supplement their income.

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  • Students launch campaign to knock out student loan interest

    The BC Federation of Students has officially launched its newest campaign, titled Knock Out Interest, which calls on the Trudeau government to eliminate interest on...

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  • Federal budget takes steps to ease burden of student debt

    Students and their families will feel some relief following today’s federal budget. After years of rising tuition fees and record levels of student debt, Budget...

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  • Statement on Christchurch Terrorist Attack

    The British Columbia Federation of Students extends heartfelt condolences to all of those affected by yesterday’s tragic shooting in Christchurch, New Zealand. The student movement...

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  • Andrew Wilkinson
    Andrew Wilkinson’s Comments on Student Loan Interest are Out of Line with Public Policy and Public Opinion

    After the announcement of the elimination of interest on student loans, Leader of the BC Liberals Andrew Wilkinson has made some outlandish statements about student...

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