Columbia College is located in Vancouver, British Columbia, on Canada's west coast. Students enjoy the stunning natural beauty of Vancouver, one of the most spectacular cities in the world, as well as one of its cleanest and safest. In April 2013, Columbia College will be moving to a new campus location at 438 Terminal Avenue, near the heart of downtown Vancouver and the natural waterways of False Creek. Within minutes, students can access the Skytrain and Olympic Village, as well as the scenic False Creek sea wall for cyclists and pedestrians. Columbia College is a liberal arts college providing first and second year university transfer courses, Associate Degrees in Arts and Science, a university preparatory foundations program conforming to British Columbia Ministry of Education guidelines, and excellent intensive English language instruction in the English Language Centre. Established in 1936, Columbia College proudly serves as Canada’s first private college.