Why Choose USB?
At USB, you will find a rich and dynamic academic and social environment, where you can complete your postsecondary education and come to master the French language. You will graduate with a valuable degree or diploma and a varied skill set with all it takes to compete in the job market, including the asset of being bilingual.
Nowadays, the prerequisites for high quality postsecondary education are access to the best equipment and the best academic support. USB offers both, with ultramodern science labs and computers, well-connected library services, top notch sports and gym facilities and an array of student services.
Students at USB have access to the widest choice of programs offered in French in Western Canada. You can also broaden your language skills in French, Spanish, German and English here. In the job market, bilingualism is a distinct advantage, an important asset beyond your degree or diploma.
You’ll never disappear in the crowd, as we keep class sizes small. This way, you get all the attention you need to excel.
We have built a dynamic academic team that is accessible and ready to listen to you, the student. They are committed to creating a learning environment that fosters achievement.
At USB, our main goal is this: to equip you to succeed! How? By offering an excellent professional training environment, and by maintaining close ties with employers, who can best identify the skills and competencies they require. We understand where education fits into your future career. As a result, most of our graduates find work in their area of choice. Employers soon see the quality of USB programs, and how they are adapted in response to the needs of the job market.
Situated in St. Boniface, at the heart of Manitoba’s largest francophone community, USB affords a unique opportunity to pursue postsecondary education in a francophone milieu. In this charming neighbourhood, you will be close to downtown Winnipeg and all its best attractions. Contemporary music and theatre, improvisation, visual arts and social activities– there is always something going on.
Because USB is affiliated with the University of Manitoba, you have access to many of the programs, facilities and services at Manitoba’s largest university.