Two BC universities are on top of Maclean’s Magazine annual rankings.
For the first time in its history, the University of Northern British Columbia in Prince George is ranked number one for “primarily undergraduate” institutions in Canada.
UNBC beat out 18 other smaller schools, after being runner up in the category 3 times previously.
Burnaby’s Simon Fraser University, retained the top spot in the comprehensive category for the second straight year.
It beat out Waterloo University and the University of Victoria, who previously held the top spot in 2014.
UBC placed third place in the medical schools category, behind winner McGill and the University of Toronto.
The 2016 university rankings issue hits newsstands November 9th.