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Mikaela Explores South Korea!

Mikaela Thoutenhoofd is currently studying at the Pusan National University in Busan, South Korea. She is currently studying in South Korea for one semester and states that studying abroad has helped her become more confident and independent and appreciate the value of learning more than one language. Some of Mikaela’s most memorable experiences include her […]

An Asian Excursion – Featuring Danay

Danay Robinson is a keen #UFVExplorer, pursuing not one but two UFV study abroad opportunities, and in not one but TWO different Asian countries. Danay is pursuing her BGS degree here at UFV, and is currently in her fourth year. Photography, hiking, and Netflix are a few of Danay’s interests, and a passion for travel […]

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 […]