Acronyms

AERL

Aquatic Ecosystems Research Laboratory, the building in which the RES program is held.

AMS

The Alma Mater Society

G+PS

Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies, the governing body for graduate programs at UBC. http://www.grad.ubc.ca/

GSS

The Graduate Student Society

IRES

The Institute for Resources, Environment, and Sustainability. This is the academic department that oversees the RES program.

RES

Resources, Environment and Sustainability. This is the name of our Master’s and Doctoral program.

RES:SS

The RES Student Society

SSC

The Student Service Centre. This is the online application you will use to register for courses, manage your finances, and see your grades. http://students.ubc.ca/ssc