General Office Hours: Monday - Friday 9:00 AM - 5:00 P.M.

En'owkin Centre remains closed to the general public. All educational programs classes resume Monday January 10, 2022
All classes are delivered virtually on-line. Contact Sara Tronson, BBA - Student Services for more information PH: 250-493-7181 Ext. 220

Accepting Applications for 2022- 2023 Educational Programs

If you are interested in academic advising please contact Suzanne Johnson MSc.,RD : Academic Programs Manager:(250) 493-7181 Ext.202


En'owkin Centre Notices

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En'owkin Centre Training & Academic Programs

National Indigenous Professional Artist Training (NIPAT) PROGRAM

A two year professional artist training certificate program designed to protect and preserve Indigenous world-view and arts expressions in a traditional heritage format utilizing interdisciplinary works with contemporary practice.

nsyilxcn Certificate/Diploma

Accredited by Nicola Valley Institute of Technology (NVIT) this new program leads towards the the four year program Bachelor of Nsyilxcn Language Fluency Degree

Foundations Indigenous Fine Arts

This is a program in the Faculty of Fine Arts in cooperation with the University of Victoria's Cultural Resources Management Program. This is the first year in a 4-year program leading to a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree.

College Readiness program/
BC Adult Graduation Diploma

This program, in affiliation with Nicola Valley Institute of Technology (NVIT), is designed to validate cultural aspirations and identity as well as to motivate academic excellence.

Aboriginal Access Program

This program allows Aboriginal students to register in university-level courses without registering in a degree program or undergoing the University's standard admission process.

Aboriginal Early Childhood Education

In affiliation with Nicola Valley Institute of Technology, the AECE program is designed to meet provincial licensing standards, academic standards,community and First Nations standards to ensure graduates are successful and effective child development workers in BC communities.

South Okanagan Restorative Justice Program

seeks to ensure the restoration of balance within each of the four South Okanagan communities that are affected by crime.

ECOmmunity Place

brings together lands & learning, conservation & culture through guided interpretive programs on a 100- hectare site located on the West side of the Okanagan River Floodplain located in Penticton, British Columbia, Canada.

Certificate Indigenous Language Revitilization Program

In partnership with University of Victoria's department of Linguistics, the Division of Continuing Studies and the En'owkin Centre.

About En'owkin

The En'owkin is a dynamic institution, which puts into practice the principles of self-determination and the validation of cultural aspirations and identity.

Staff and Faculty

En'owkin faculty is comprised of scholars, educators, professional artists, writers, facilitators and Indigenous peoples advocates.

(click on each image to see individual biographies of En'owkin Centre faculty)

Get in touch

En'owkin Centre Operational Hours
Monday to Friday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

All guests are asked to please report to front reception area upon arrival!
Phone: (250) 493-7181