3:30 PM15:30

Summer BBQ

The UBCDAP Club and the UBC Accounting Club will be co-hosting their annual Summer BBQ to celebrate the end of summer exams! Over 100 firm representatives from National 7 and midsize firms have been invited to attend this major event. Please join us for an evening of free food and networking.

Event details:

Date: Tuesday, August 28 2018 Time: 3:30 PM – 6:00 PM (3:30 PM sign-in, 4:00 PM start)

Location: UBC Commons

Dress code: Casual


As noted, admission and food are free! We are excited to celebrate the end of summer exams with everyone and bring you delicious food (vegetarian options available) and networking fun!

Tickets are limited, so please secure yours on the UBCDAP Eventbrite page.

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9:00 AM09:00

PwC Explore

Explore is a one day program focused on helping participants identify and analyze their strengths, values and passions to better understand who they are and what they want to do. Students will learn alongside PwC professionals who will provide real-life examples of how they have enriched their careers by aligning their strengths, values and passions personally and professionally. Participants will leave Explore with a stronger sense of who they are, who PwC is and what future opportunities might exist for them in professional services.

Date: Friday, August 17th, 2018

Time: 9 am to 5 pm

Location: PwC Vancouver Office (Suite 1400 - 250 Howe Street)

Registration Link:

Registration Deadline: Sunday, August 12th, 2018 at 11:59 pm

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6:30 PM18:30

DAP Alumni Night

The DAP Student Club is excited to invite you to our 3rd event of the summer! Join us at the conveniently located Steamworks Brew Pub on Thursday August 9th for our annual Alumni Night. We have invited over 75 firm reps from a variety of public practice firms to help continue your networking before fall recruitment begins. This event will be a great opportunity to meet DAP Alumni working in public practice who were once in your shoes and ask them any questions you may have.

Event Details

Registration: Currently Open

Admission: tickets can purchased for $15, which includes 1 drink ticket, from our Eventbrite page.

Location: Steamworks Brew Pub, 375 Water Street, Vancouver, BC

Date: Thursday, August 9th 2018

Time: 6:30 – 9:00 pm, event check in begins at 6:00

Dress Code: Business Casual

Food & Drinks: Assorted cold and hot canapés, desserts, and drinks and refreshments are available at the bar.

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6:00 PM18:00

BDO Networking Event

Want to Get to Know BDO?

Join us for a relaxed evening of food and networking with our team. This is a great opportunity to ask questions and see why a career at BDO is truly the start of something amazing.

It is an exciting time at BDO as we continue to grow and strive towards our mission of being the best professional services firm in the mid-market, focusing on the accounting and business needs of owner-managed businesses. We are interested in connecting with outstanding students who are currently enrolled in a business focused program with interests in accounting and/or advisory services. If you have strong communication, leadership and teamwork skills and a track record of success at work, school, in extra-curriculars and in community involvement, we want to hear from you!

We are interested in connecting with students seeking a co-op or full-time opportunity in 2019 (January or September start dates) in the Vancouver area specifically.

Event Details:

Date:  Wednesday, August 1, 2018

Time: 6:00 - 8:00pm

Location: Big 4 Conference Centre (9th Floor)

Dress Code: Business Casual

How to Apply:

Although we would love to invite everyone, this is an exclusive event as our capacity is limited. Those selected to attend will be contacted by a member of BDO’s Talent Acquisition Team with an invitation with all of the details by July 27th. 

All students interested in attending are required to click on “Apply for this job online” and submit your resume and transcript as ONE PDF Document. No cover letter is required. Please re-enter your resume in the mandatory cover letter field. 

***The application deadline to be considered for this event is July 24th, 2018 at 8:59PM PST***


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DAP Midsize Speed Networking Night
5:30 PM17:30

DAP Midsize Speed Networking Night

As part of CPA recruit, the DAP Student Club welcomes you to our Annual Speed Networking Night! Join us for an evening of good food and good company while you meet numerous firm representatives from some of the most respected mid-size firms in Vancouver. All in an intimate speed networking format.


What: DAP Midsize Speed Networking Night

Where: Joyce Walley Room at the Museum of Vancouver

When: Monday July 16th, 2018 @ 5:30 pm (sign-in) - 8:30 pm

Don’t miss this excellent excellent opportunity for you to connect with individuals in public practice!

Secure your spot for $15 now at:

Please note that sign in starts at 5:30 pm whereas the event itself will start at 6:00 pm. 

Public transportation is recommended for this event. However, free street parking (not guaranteed) is available to the public as well as a group discount on the EasyPark lot adjacent to the venue.

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Wolrige Mahon Day in a CPA Firm (June 15)
11:00 AM11:00

Wolrige Mahon Day in a CPA Firm (June 15)

Wolrige Mahon will be holding a “Day in a CPA Firm” event for UBC DAP on Friday, June 15, 2018. This event will include a brief information session followed by a networking lunch with lunch provided.

Date: Friday, June 15, 2018
Time: 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Dress Code: Business Casual
Location: Wolrige Mahon LLP (9th Floor, 400 Burrard Street, Vancouver, BC)

Students who are interested in this event are asked to apply by completing the following questionnaire by Monday, May 21

Invitations will be sent out by Thursday, May 31. Space is limited to students who are eligible for 2019 articling positions.

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PwC Open House (May 23 / 25)
4:00 PM16:00

PwC Open House (May 23 / 25)

Do you want to learn more about what it is like to work at PwC? Come learn from our PwC Professionals about what a day in the life is like at our offices at PwC's Open House.

  • Date: Wednesday, May 23, 2018 (4 pm to 6 pm) OR Friday, May 25, 2018 (3 pm to 5 pm) 
  • Location: PwC Place - 250 Howe St. Vancouver, BC
  • Dress Code:  At PwC we promote a flexible dress code that we call "dress for your day". As a PwC Professional, we dress according to what is appropriate for that current day and we suggest you do the same.
  • Registration Link
  • Registration Deadline: Tuesday, May 22nd, 208 @ 12pm PST
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12th Annual Monte Carlo Casino Night (May 22)
6:00 PM18:00

12th Annual Monte Carlo Casino Night (May 22)

The DAP Student Club is proud to host the 12th Annual Monte Carlo Casino Night exclusively for UBC DAP Students on Tuesday, May 22, 2018. We have invited over 50 firm representatives to this event to allow you to network with over casino games. 

Event Details
Registration opens on Friday, May 4, 2018 at 9 am
Admission: To be paid by purchasing a ticket from our Eventbrite page
Location: Shangri-La Hotel, 1128 West Georgia Street, Vancouver, BC
Date: Tuesday, May 22, 2018
Time: 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Dress Code: Business Formal
Men must wear a jacket with a tie and tailored pants or a suit and tie.
Women have the option to wear dresses, suits, skirts with blouses, tailored trousers with blouses, or evening pants.
Food & Drinks: Assorted cold and hot canapés, desserts, and a cash bar would be available for refreshments.

Notice: You will be required to present your UBC Student ID at the event. Failure to do so will result in denial of entry.



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4:30 PM16:30

Industry Night (May 15)

DAPSC and the DAP office are proud to present the first Industry Night of 2018, with an exciting array of panelists from various industries such as transportation, recruitment, retail, small business, and hospitality! There will be a panel session followed by a networking session. Join us to discover what life is like working in the industry as an accounting professional.

•    Margaret Curran, CPA, CA: Controller, Mountain Equipment Co-op
•    Ann Wicks, CPA, CMA: Senior Associate, Robert Half Executive Search
•    Elsie Li, MBA, CPA, CMA: Director, Corporate Planning at Central City Brewers and Distillers
•    Truong Le, CPA, CMA: Chief Financial Officer, Inhaus Surfaces
•    Anson Lo, CFA, CPA, CMA: Consultant, Investment Planning, Translink

Event Details:
•    Date: Tuesday, May 15, 2018
•    Time: 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm (registration begins at 3:30 pm)
•    Location: UBC Sauder Big 4 Conference Centre, 9th Floor, Henry Angus Building
•    Dress Code: Casual
•    Cost: Free!
•    Light refreshments will be provided!

Register now on Eventbrite as seats are limited: 

Any questions can be directed to

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