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NUI Galway – Alicia’s Voyage

In Fall of 2018,┬áBA English and Theater minor at UFV Alicia Tobin embarked on her first study abroad semester to the National University of Ireland in Galway. Alicia was inspired by friends who had studied abroad in Switzerland and England, showing her that going to school abroad with UFV was an attainable goal. However, going […]

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 […]

Inis Mor, Aran Islands. This was our band album cover... until we realized no one could sing! ;)

The Land of Luck

Name: Brittany Eckstein Study Abroad: Waterford, Ireland (Winter 2015) My decision to study abroad was fueled by many different factors – a desire to see a place other than my own home, to expand not only my knowledge of the world but also of people, and an intrinsic need to live differently. Ireland specifically has […]

Experiencing Britain by going to Sandown Race Park for a horse race - an amazing experience with great friends!

The Cure is to Keep Travelling

Name: Alexandria Waycott Study Abroad: London, England After previously studying abroad in Ireland, Alex knew that the travel bug had officially bitten. She taught English in an orphanage in Romania before coming home for one semester. In January 2015, she headed back to the British Isles to attend the University of East London, excited for […]