STUDY ABROAD INFORMATION SESSION

Are you interested in travel and experiencing other cultures? Come and find out how the UFV Study Abroad program can help you learn and travel abroad for a semester, all while earning credits towards your degree. There are many scholarship opportunities available! Date: June 4 Time: 3-4pm Location: Abbotsford campus, B223 – Global Lounge

Internationalization Fund Initiative and Proposal Guidelines

INTERNATIONALIZATION FUND INITIATIVE  “Tomorrow’s educated person will have to be prepared for life in a global world . . . he or she must become a ‘citizen of the world’ in vision, horizon and information.” Peter Drucker  OVERVIEW The force and speed of global changes are transforming societies around the world. Local and national economies […]

Jeddah: the gateway to Makkah (Mecca)

Previously we’ve focused on the travels and experiences of returning UFV students that participated in the Study Abroad program. We are switching gears for this edition and now Scott Lukasek would like to bring to you the story of a current international UFV student, Aziz Alfadel. Aziz hails from Jeddah, Saudi Arabia and has been […]

Netherlands: the land of a thousand windmills

Imagine getting on a plane and traveling half way across the world. Stepping off the jet for the first time you realize you are not only in a new country, you are on a completely different continent. Buildings look different and sounds have a harmony you have not yet heard echoing in your head before. […]

the 1st Annual BCSA Contest

Study and Go Abroad are proud to sponsor the 1st Annual BCSA contest. If you studied abroad while enrolled in a BC institution or are a current student or even an alumni of a BC institution then click the link for chances to win an iPad or many more great prizes. This contest is open between February […]

Study Abroad in the South of France

“Nice, relaxing, awesome, great…”, these are just some of the words used by Derek Ward-Hall to express his experience in participating in a study abroad program over 8,000 kilometers away. Let me paint a quick picture for you. Derek is a business student at UFV, and he had a strong desire to travel. He heard […]

From St. Petersburg with love

The UFV History department offered a field trip to Russia in summer 2014; where students could participate in St. Petersburg Polytechnic University’s 2014 summer program entitled, “St. Petersburg in Wars and Revolutions”. The trip happened and the journey is done; now the students and faculty want to share their experiences with everyone. Join us on […]

China study tour running for a third time in summer 2015

By popular demand, the summer study tour to Wuhan University will run again in 2015. Once again, UFV’s partner university, Wuhan University in Wuhan, the capital city of Hubei province in China, is offering UFV students the opportunity to participate in a full-fledged cultural and language immersion experience from May 8 to 29, 2015. Local […]

Stories & Tweets from Abroad BCSA Scholarships!

We are happy to announce two new scholarships – the “Stories from Abroad BCSA Scholarship” and the “#TweetsAbroad BCSA Scholarship”. The recipients of these scholarship will gain $1500 to put toward a study abroad program of their choice. Please note that students must already be enrolled in a study abroad program to be eligible. The […]

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