UCREW offers endless networking opportunities for students looking to connect with industry professionals and establish their foothold within the industry. We offer unique access to our CREW Vancouver member network through exclusive student events and monthly industry lunches.
View a list of upcoming CREW events here and see some of our past events here.
UCREW partners with post-secondary institutions to host events that offer students direct access to industry professionals. Our past events include interactive speaker panels and networking sessions, site / office tours, minglers, and granting student access to members-only events:
UBC Careers in Real Estate Industry Night
February 27, 2018
UCREW jointly with NAIOP and the UBC Sauder School of Business Career Centre, hosts the annual UBC Careers in Real Estate Industry Night Event each February. The event is a networking and information gathering session for UBC Sauder business students to meet industry professionals and learn about opportunities.
Participants will represent a wide breadth of functions within the real estate sector including marketing, finance, accounting, operations, as well as more specialized areas such as brokerage, development, and property and asset management.
The night will begin with a moderated panel discussion with experienced industry executives, followed by an hour of networking.
This year's event took place on Tuesday, February 27:
Moderator: Tsur Sommerville - Professor, UBC Sauder
1. Andrea Renney, Land Economist - Coriolis Consulting Corp.
2. Anthio Yuen, Sr Manager, Research Services & Strategy - GWL Realty Services.
3. Heali Thirlwell, Office Leasing Broker - CBRE Limited.
4. Jaclyn Cha, Marketing Manager - PCI Developments.
SFU Beedie Urban Development Program (BUDP) Industry Night
UCREW was pleased to attend the BUDP inaugural Industry Night and have our Chapter President, Jasmean Toor, share her story, experience and passion for commercial real estate development with students. We look forward to meeting more students at the 2018 event!
UBC Real Estate Club Annual Kick Off Event
UCREW enjoys supporting this annual sold-out event that brings together over 100 students and industry professionals, giving students a chance to network and learn more about different facets of commercial real estate industry.
UCREW Student Mingler
UCREW's signature student networking event of the year! See more details from our previous year's event flyer. Registration for the 2018 event will open in the fall.
Check back here for more news on upcoming student events!
If you are a post-secondary institution or student association looking to connect with UCREW for an event, please contact the Education Outreach/UCREW/CREW Foundation team.
JOB SHADOWING, JOBS, & INTERNSHIPS
The UCREW Shadowing Program provides opportunities for students to job shadow professionals in the commercial real estate industry. Shadowing consists of a half day with a professional in the student's field of interest and occurs during the second quarter of each year.
Students interested in this opportunity can sign up by filling in an application form. Applications will open starting at our UCREW Student Mingler event in November and will close at the end of January!
We also provide a hub for job postings and internships aiming to link companies from our vast network of members and sponsors with future industry leaders. Students can review current job postings on our job board.
Opportunities become available regularly, so visit often to see what’s new!