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No barriers for English speakers who want to study abroad

Is English your only language? Do not fear. You can still enjoy a rewarding Study Abroad experience at most UFV’s partner universities. With the exception of a few schools in Japan and the Dominican Republic that require some proficiency in Japanese or Spanish, UFV Abroad partnership universities offer courses in English. Nevertheless, depending on where […]

Creating a place to inspire and get inspiration

When I was asked if I would like to become the UFV Study Abroad blog editor, I jumped at the chance. I’m delighted to help develop a Study Abroad blog at UFV because I know firsthand how valuable this type of experience can be. A year ago, I went abroad to study in Poland at […]

Get up to $10,000 to study abroad

Looking for some financial help to study abroad?  Be sure to apply for one of the International Programs Scholarships available from the Irving K. Barber BC Scholarship Society.  Awards of $1,000 to $3,500 are awarded annually to students participating in post-secondary studies, co-op work experiences, internships, and other experiential learning opportunities abroad.  You could be […]

New blog for UFV Abroad

In Fall 2012, UFV sent 29 students to study abroad in Switzerland, Poland, Australia, Japan, Sweden, China, Korea, Germany, Ireland the Netherlands and the UK.  In addition, twenty one exchange students have arrived to study at UFV from Japan, France, Korea, Switzerland, Australia, the Dominican Republic, the UK, the Netherlands and the West Indies. In […]