• Statement on the Climate Strike

    For eight days, citizens from all across the globe have been taking a stand in a Global Climate Strike, demanding dramatic and urgent action to...

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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Budget 2019 Eliminates Interest on BC Student Loans

    The BC government’s 2019 Budget has students celebrating as it spells the end to interest charged on BC student loans. After years of urging for...

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