Describing CUS, Sauder, UBC

Last Updated: December 28, 2012 - 1:31 PM

In occasions, you may be asked to explain what the Commerce Undergraduate Society is. Here is a framework that you should follow:

The Commerce Undergraduate Society at the Sauder School of Business, UBC, is the largest business undergraduate society in Canada in terms of its budget and number of student volunteers. With a $1.2 million budget and more than 900 student volunteers, it strives to create opportunities for professional, social and academic enhancement. The Commerce Undergraduate Society is a student organization made up of over 3000 students, all of whom were admitted based on their strong academic performance, leadership qualities, determination and well-rounded extracurricular involvement.

When you approach potential speakers and sponsors, you may be asked to describe the business school that you study at. There may also be times when you need to include written content about the Sauder School of Business in your promotional and sponsorship packages. To help you formulate an answer, here is a framework that you should follow:

The Sauder School of Business at the University of British Columbia is Canada’s leading academic business school, maintaining an international reputation for excellence in research and learning, and unmatched global partnerships. The faculty has more than 2,700 students in Bachelors, Masters and PhD programs, and boasts over 30,000 alumni in 70 countries.

Sometimes you may want to describe The University of British Columbia. Here is a framework that you should follow:

The University of British Columbia (UBC), established in 1908, is one of Canada’s leading research universities and is consistently ranked among the top 40 in the world. The university attracts 54,000 students from across Canada and 140 countries around the world to two major campuses.

You can also describe the UBC Vancouver Campus as well:

The largest campus is 30 minutes from the heart of downtown Vancouver, a spectacular location that is a ‘must-see’ for any visitor to the city — where snow-capped mountains meet ocean, and breathtaking vistas greet you around every corner. The campus is home to more than 37,000 undergraduate and 9,000 graduate students.