COVID-19 Response

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COVID-19 Response

Statement & Safety Plan

Vancouver Premier College of Arts and Sciences, Vancouver Premier College of Businss and Management, and Vancouver Premier College of Hotel Management are following the guidance and direction of the BC Restart Plan, the BC Post-Secondary Institutions’ COVID-19 Return to Campus Guidelines and the WSBC Communicable Disease Prevention Guide for Employers. All students, employees and members of our broader college community will be required to strictly adhere to the procedures contained in the plan to minimize risk associated with contracting the virus that causes COVID-19.

Students arriving in B.C. from international locations including the United States by air, land or sea must complete the federal ArriveCAN application.

Federal ArriveCAN Application

*Note: Our COVID-19 readiness plans, along with the COVID-19 Safety Plans have been approved by the Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills and Training. All of our colleges are on the list of approved Designated Learning Institutions (DLI) reopening for international students.  Should you have any questions, please contact us at


Please note the following COVID-19 updates:

COVID-19 Update (March 11, 2022)

On March 10, 2022, the Provincial Health Officer announced changes to public health orders:                          

Lifting of BC’s indoor face coverings order

  • Given the high rate of vaccination in British Columbia, effective March 11, 2022, public health no longer requires face coverings in indoor public settings.
  • Students, faculty and staff are encouraged to be respectful of individual choices concerning masks based on each person’s comfort.
  • Indoor common area mask requirements for employees as part of the Workplace Safety Order are no longer required. 

Removal of proof of vaccination requirements

  • Effective April 8, 2022, proof of vaccination will no longer be required:

NOTE:  Public health measures and restrictions may be reintroduced depending on the evolving COVID-19 situation.

More information and resources are found below: