Winter 2021 term

COVID-19 - All courses offered through remote delivery

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Foundations of the Catholic Faith

New Professional Development Course. Deepen your understanding for the Catholic tradition

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The Archbishop’s Scholarship for Leadership in Catholic Education

Reignite and deepen your faith as a Catholic educator

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Build your education and career step-by-step

Every certificate credit earned can be applied to the next diploma and degree.

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Celebrating 60 years
on the UBC campus

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Why Support St. Mark's College?

“We cannot live without hope and education generates hope.” – Pope Francis

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BA Graduates accepted to UBC Faculty of Education

Will you be our next success story?

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Welcome to St. Marks College

St. Mark's College is the affiliated Catholic theological college of the University of British Columbia (UBC).

The College offers a variety of programs including a Bachelor of Arts for aspiring teachers, and Master’s degrees in Religious Education, Theological Studies, Pastoral Studies and Catholic Educational Leadership. We also offer engaging public lectures and professional development opportunities for teachers, administrators, healthcare workers, and other professionals.
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Info Night

Nov. 4 - Earn a Bachelor's degree at St. Mark's and a Master of Divinity at VST

Recent News


Pontifex Minimus Blog: Pope Francis sparks revolutionary love, yet again – this time for gay people

By Dr. Michael W.  Higgins, President and Vice-Chancellor of Corpus Christi-St. Mark's at UBC Special to The Globe and Mail Published October 22, 2020 A few years ago, I attended a Vatican event on assignment with my late friend Peter Kavanagh, a lawyer, CBC producer and the co-author of my book Suffer the Children unto […]


Dr. Scott Kline named inaugural Visiting Scholar in Ethics for St. Mark’s College and Providence Health Care

St. Mark’s College and Providence Health Care have united to address the need for enhanced ethics in Catholic health care in Vancouver. A new position will support the local Catholic health care community dedicated to meeting the physical, emotional, social and spiritual needs of those served through compassionate care, teaching and research. Vancouver, BC – […]



By Dr. Michael W.  Higgins, President and Vice-Chancellor of Corpus Christi-St. Mark's at UBC  Pope Francis’s new text takes aim at a dangerous global threat – Donald Trump Talk about bad timing. The recent encyclical by Pope Francis, Fratelli Tutti, had a far from auspicious launch. It appeared at the same time as he sacked […]

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Essay contest for Grade 12 students

"Hope" is the theme. Essay winner will receive $300.00

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Featured Program: Catholic Core

Start with our core programming

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Pro-D For Teachers

Bring a St. Mark's course or program to your school or parish

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How to Apply

Begin a new journey

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Permanent Deacons in the News

Catch up on the amazing stories

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Spiritual Formation

Be rooted in the Catholic faith