Together we are bigger than cancer.

Join the fight against cancer at UBC

Looking to make a difference in the fight against cancer, make friends, and gain leadership experience? UBC Cancer Association wants you to join our club! There are a variety of perks for joining UBCCA including exclusive volunteer opportunities and discounts to our events!

First, a bit about us:

  • Promote awareness about cancer and cancer related issues
  • Offer support to the UBC community and to those who have been affected by cancer and related issues
  • Organize events for recognized national and local charities
  • Provide information about cancer and cancer related issues

Learn more about who we are on the “About” page or things we’ve done in the past by going to our “Events” page.

Coordinator hiring is now open!

* As per AMS regulations, all members must pay our $5 membership fee. *


Becoming a member of UBC Cancer Association requires commitment and a passion to fight against cancer.



Become a Coordinator

Our hiring is now open from Sept 6th-23rd. Coordinators work in a team, led by a director, to execute our club’s mission and vision. Coordinators are able to meet new people and grow relationships, all while being responsible for specific committee tasks. We are hiring for over 50 coordinator positions under various portfolios. Please see the hiring package attached for more information.

Interested in joining our Executive Team?

UBC Cancer Association holds elections for the President, Treasurer, and  Vice President positions as per our bylaws. These elections happen in term 2, and are open to any AMS member (active UBC Vancouver students). Rehiring will commence for committee members in term 2 as well. The current positions we are recruiting for “hired” – our elected members will decide whether or not to bring an applicant onto the team. If you’re not chosen, there will be plenty of volunteer opportunities broadcasted in our members-only newsletter, so make sure to stay subscribed to that!