5 Reasons to Pursue an Education in Surrey

Surrey is the fastest growing urban center in British Columbia! 

Here are just 5 reasons why considering pursuing your education in Surrey would be fun!

  1. Close to Vancouver

Surrey is only 35 minutes from Vancouver, the largest city in British Columbia. This creates a wealth of opportunities for you to explore:

    • Vancouver Aquarium
    • Vancouver Canucks
    • Vancouver Whitecaps
    • BC Lions, Stanley Park
    • Yaletown, Gastown
    • the Seawall hiking trail
    • VanDusen Botanical Garden
    • English Bay
    • Granville Island Market
    • Bloedel Conservatory
    • Science World
    • Robson Street
    • Stanley Park
    • Walk/Run/Bike the Seawall

There is always something to do with a major city next door. And if you don’t have the transportation, there are three Skytrain stations in Surrey’s downtown to get you there.

  1. Golf: 

Surrey has six public championship level golf courses. Out of those six, Morgan Creek and Northview Ridge are ranked in the top 100 public golf courses.  Northview Ridge, however, which was designed by golf legend Arnold Palmer.  It has hosted seven PGA Championship events from 1996-2002.

  1. Crescent Beach

Located on Boundary Bay in the Pacific Ocean, Crescent Beach offers an excellent selection of swimming, beach volleyball, and offers beautiful views from its pier and nature trails. Come to play, relax, and see the wide variety of wildlife which calls Crescent Beach home.

  1. Holland Park

Considered the “Central Park” of the Surrey City Centre, Holland Park is home to a wide array of amenities and events. Throughout the year the 25-acre park offers playgrounds, basketball courts, sports fields, and picnicking areas. Holland Gardens also provides a home to budding horticulture and creative public art. The Park is also the host to many events like the Fusion Festival, Movies under the Stars, and FVDED in the Park.

  1. Great for Young Families

There are plenty of great activities that the whole family can enjoy. The Family Corn Maze, Bear Creek Park, the Surrey Museum, and many other low-cost activities for the entire family. Surrey is growing quickly, and new housing developments are aimed at middle-class families, making it easier for more families to call Surrey their home.

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