Exchange Student Presented with Research Excellence Award

Exchange student Chris Reed from Charles Sturt University in Australia, who we’ve previously interviewed on the UFV study abroad blog (search ‘Branching out at UFV’ to hear more about Chris’s experiences at UFV) has been given a $1,000 undergraduate research excellence award from UFV. Chris’s research is on ‘the effects of short-term LED blue light […]

Winter 2020 Expo Winner!

Congratulations to Amanjot D.! She was the lucky winner of the $500 Air Canada gift card from the Study Abroad Expo earlier this week! Happy travels Amanjot!

Getting Down to Business in the Netherlands

Hi Everyone! We started off the new semester by talking to Cole about his experience studying abroad in the Netherlands last semester. Cole is a second-year business administration student focusing on marketing and the development of creative business ventures. Cole notes that he wanted to take advantage of the opportunity to learn new things as […]

$1000 Study Abroad Scholarship Opportunity

ATTENTION BC STUDENTS! BCCIE has announced  this year’s BC Study Abroad Scholarship: Stories from Abroad. BC students who are studying abroad between December 2019-September 2020 can apply for a $1,000 scholarship! In return for the $1000 scholarship the chosen student will need to submit the following to be uploaded onto the BCSA Blog: One 300-400 […]

Branching out at UFV

Hi Everyone! We sat down the other day to chat with Chris about his experiences studying abroad at UFV so far. Chris comes to UFV from Charles Sturt University in Australia. He is currently in his first year of his Masters in sustainable agriculture. Chris is already quite the world traveller, he is originally from […]

2020 Study Abroad Expo

Find out about all of the amazing study abroad options available to you! Learn about eligibility requirements, application procedures, and scholarships available through UFV that can be up to $5000. There will also be UFV students who have studied abroad, as well as students from our partner universities, that you can chat with to help […]

Kaho’s Canadian life

Hi everyone! At the end of last semester we sat down with Kaho, an exchange student at UFV, about her experience studying here so far. Kaho is originally from Hokkaido, the northernmost part of Japan, but is currently a student at Chuo University in the Tokyo area. Her major is business, but she also learning […]

Maaria’s Never Ending Adventure in Prague

Hi Everyone! We were able to chat with one more student before the end of year about there experience studying abroad. We talked with Maaria who is in her 3rd year of criminology at UFV. She is studying at Anglo American University (AAU) in Prague, Czech Republic, just like Jennifer who we interviewed a while […]

UFV Through Peter’s Lens

Hi everyone! The other day we sat down and talked with Peter, an exchange student at UFV, about his experience studying so far. Peter is originally from China, yet moved to Japan when he was in high school, and is now a student at Kindai University in Japan. His major is international communications with a […]

Taking advantage of opportunities at UFV

Hi everyone! The other day we chatted with Sofia, an exchange student from Scotland, who is currently studying abroad here at UFV. She is studying international business management at her home university of Robert Gordon University, located in northeastern Scotland. Sofia was born in the US and also lived in Sweden, so she has experienced […]