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What countries are on your bucket list?

Dream of traveling to far away lands? Well, now you can, AND get credit towards your UFV diploma or degree! PLUS, scholarships are available. Study abroad at one of our 50+ partner universities, pay UFV tuition, and live the dream of traveling around the world. During International Education Week (Nov 16-20), we will have information […]

UFV Study Abroad student, Kayla Briere

A stranger in a strange land

As part of International Education Week at UFV, Study Abroad and scholarship student Kayla Briere talked about her experience in Korea with an audience of students, faculty and staff during Professional Studies’ Internationalization event on Monday, November 18, 2013. Read what she shared about the value of human relationships. I spent last year in Korea […]

Chonnam National University student ambassadors visit UFV

Last week, UFV International was pleased to meet and welcome twelve student ambassadors and their supervisor from Chonnam National University located in South Korea (one of UFV’s partner institutions).  After arriving in Canada only two days before their visit, the cheerful, high-spirited group toured the Abbotsford campus — main buildings, library, athletic center, rain-drenched sidewalks, and […]

Farewell to an awesome experience in South Korea

During the Fall 2012 Semester, UFV student Loan Nguyen participated in Study Abroad in South Korea at the Chonnam National University (CNU).  The university is located in Gwangju, Korea’s sixth largest city. “Especially because I am studying Social Studies, the experience gave me an enhanced perspective about a place we have determined as a third world country, […]

Fresh food

A UFV student on a exchange in Korea gets to sample the freshest of food: an octopus, fished out of a tank and chopped up to create a very lively dish. Check it out.