Press Releases

Press Releases


Booming Tech and Digital Entertainment Sectors lead to Demand for Developers and VFX artists

Vancouver, B.C. – BCIT Student Association hosts Technology Industry Days Career Fair September 27… Read More Here


British Columbia Institute of Technology Student Association Applauds Ministry of Children and Family Development Childcare Funding

Burnaby, B.C. – The British Columbia Institute of Technology Student Association (BCITSA) is pleased to announce that it has been selected by the Ministry of Children and Family Development to receive funding under the Child Care Major Capital Funding Program for the creation of new childcare spaces on the Burnaby Campus…Read More Here


BCIT Student Association Hosts Second Annual Technology Industry Days Career Fair – Press Release

Burnaby, B.C. – January 18, 2016 – Vancouver’s tech sector is growing and the BCIT Student Association wants to make sure that BCIT grads and alumni are at the heart of this growth. Together with sponsors MDA and Coast Capital Savings, the BCIT Student Association is hosting the second annual Technology Industry Days career fair this January…Read More Here


New Trades Funding – Media Release

Burnaby, B.C. – July 17, 2015 – The BCIT Student Association (BCITSA) enthusiastically welcomed today’s announcement by Minister of Advanced Education Andrew Wilkinson of nearly $1.9-million in additional funding for post-secondary trades training equipment…Read More Here


 Vancouver Transit Plebiscite – Media Release

Burnaby, B.C July 2, 2015 – The British Columbia Institute of Technology Student Association (BCITSA) noted its disappointment at the “No” vote in the transportation and transit plebiscite.  However, the BCITSA reiterated its view that expanding transit infrastructure remains a necessity…Read More Here


Transportation Referendum Press Release

Burnaby, B.C- March 16, 2015, the British Columbia Institute of Technology Student Association (BCITSA) council voted in favour in support of a “Yes” vote on the upcoming Metro-Vancouver Transportation Referendum. During the meeting, council discussed the importance of public transportation for Metro-Vancouver, and the need for an increase in services to a constantly growing population… Read More Here


BCITSA Holds Seventh Annual Wright Brothers Flying Extravaganza

Richmond, B.C – February 26, 2015, The BCIT Student Association (BCITSA) is holding its seventh annual model airplane flying competition at the BCIT Aerospace Technology Campus (ATC) in Richmond… Read More Here


BCIT Student Association makes waves holding the fourth annual Float Your Boat competition.

North Vancouver, B.C – February 3, 2015, The BCIT Student Association (BCITSA) is holding their fourth annual Float Your Boat competition at the BCIT Marine Campus (BMC) in North Vancouver this week.All hands on deck! An armada of flimsy warships are steaming through Burrard Inlet and advancing towards the training tank at BCIT’s Marine Campus. Warning: This is not a training exercise; this is BCITSA’s Float Your Boat… Read More Here