Trucks from several different local fire departments will be on campus as the Office of the Fire Commissioner and the BC Wildfire Service do advance planning work in the region.

UBC Okanagan hosts firefighters and equipment in support of BC wildfire efforts

UBC’s Okanagan campus began housing 25 firefighters and their equipment today in its summer residence accommodations as part its continued support of the BC wildfire emergency effort.

Accommodation available to BC wildfire evacuees at UBC Okanagan

Accommodation available to BC wildfire evacuees at UBC Okanagan

UBC’s Okanagan campus advised today that summer accommodation in their student residences remain available to those that have been affected by BC wildfires.