Tips for applying

Thank you for your interest in UBC. Here are some helpful tips if you are applying for a position at UBC.

    If you would like to browse job postings and apply for a position at UBC, visit the Careers and Job Postings page.

    Helpful hints

    Recommended browser

    We recommend using Google Chrome when applying for jobs using our application system. 

    Request for Hiring Manager’s name

    Human Resources does not provide information about the hiring manager. Hiring takes place within the department.

    Adding documents

    You can upload a maximum of 5 documents that are 5MB each. There's an option to add multiple documents during the "My Experience" step. We encourage you to upload a cover letter during this step. 

    Job posting closing dates

    You can apply for the posted job up until the job posting closing date. For example, if the job posting closes on November 17, you will need to apply by November 16 at 11:59 pm. 


    Can’t find the answer to your question? Contact the HR Service Centre at 604-822-8111 or

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