KPU gains Age-Friendly University designation


Kwantlen Polytechnic University has announced that it is now designated an Age-Friendly University. KPU recently joined the Age-Friendly University (AFU) Global Network, which includes universities that are committed to age inclusivity, promoting positive and healthy aging, and enhancing the lives of older adults. KPU has a variety of age-friendly principles in place, including Third Age Learning at Kwantlen, which helps older adults explore programs and stay connected with other learners. KPU also offers support for those who would like to pursue a second career and recognizes older adults’ range of educational needs with initiatives such as expanded graduate level programming.