UNB Instagram sweepstakes


#OnlyHere is about showing the world who we are and the incredible things you can only find here.

The contest

We want you to tell us what makes UNB such an incredible place by showcasing your #OnlyHere stories on Instagram.

We will enter every eligible photo into the draw for two sets of awesome prizes! Don't have Instagram? Email your photos to socialmedia@unb.ca and we'll submit them for you!


The details

To enter the sweepstakes, post your photos on Instagram using #UNBwin and tag @discoverunb.

We are looking for photos that showcase:

  • The strength and uniqueness of our programs;
  • Life as a UNB student, faculty or staff;
  • Why New Brunswick is such a great place to live;
  • You with your UNB family; or
  • Any other experiences you can only find here at UNB.

The fine-print

The UNB Instagram sweepstakes will run from Jan. 22 – March 2. A second-place winner will be drawn on March 12. A first-place winner will be drawn on March 13. Only eligible photos will be entered into the draw.

To be eligible:

  • Photos must be posted on Instagram (or submitted via email to socialmedia@unb.ca);
  • Post must contain #UNBwin & tag @discoverunb;
  • Photos must be visually relevant to the theme of the sweepstakes;
  • You must be a current student, faculty or staff member;
  • Photos and captions must not contain any profanity or harmful behavior;
  • No more than two entries per person, per day.

The prizes

Drum roll please...


  • iPad 9.7” 32GB with Wi-Fi (Space Grey)
  • UNB Alumni Swag:
    • Growler cozy
    • Sticker & notepad
    • Adidas shirt
    • Scarf
    • Mug
    • T-shirt


  • Beats by Dr. Dre BeatsX In-Ear Bluetooth Headphones (Black)
  • UNB Alumni swag:
    • Sticker & notepad
    • Adidas shirt
    • Scarf
    • Mug
    • T-shirt

No purchase necessary to enter or win.

Follow us on Instagram and Facebook (@UNBFredericton | @UNBSaintJohn) to see the winners.

Disclaimer: this contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Instagram.


Questions and feedback

For more information contact UNB's Digital Marketing team at socialmedia@unb.ca.