Orbit group in the lab looking up at the camera

Aircraft, Computer


About the Team

UBC Orbit is a satellite design team from the University of British Columbia, dedicated to the innovation, design, and development of satellites. We are comprised of over 50 undergraduate and graduate students from a variety of disciplines, and provide students with an opportunity to develop the skills they need for a career in the aerospace industry.

Nature of Activity

  • Internal - Prototyping
  • External - Competition; Challenge Participation

Time Commitment

Online weekly meetings, Saturday in-person working sessions.

Application Deadlines

  • Fall - September 22, 2023
  • Winter - January 31, 2024
  • Summer - May 30, 2024
  • We also have rolling applications for specific roles
Learn more about Orbit
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