NUI Galway – Alicia’s Voyage

In Fall of 2018, BA 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 […]

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 […]

Beyond Barbados

“On my very first field study we got to watch some sea turtles swim in the sea and a mother laying her eggs.” Steven is a Biology student from the University of the Fraser Valley who is currently studying in Cave Hill, Bermuda at the University of the West Indies. When asked why he chose […]

$500 Air Canada Gift Card Winner

Study Abroad is proud to present the winner for the Air Canada gift card draw. We had over one hundred students attend our Study Abroad Expo and fill out the Passport by visiting all six booths. The expo was well attended and connected students who have been abroad with those who are inspired to do […]

Chile to Abbotsford

From Chile to Abbotsford, Diego has experienced quite the exchange at the University of the Fraser Valley. Why Canada? Did you come alone? Would you recommend it? Diego answers these questions and so much more! On Why I’m in the Agriculture program and have always wanted to explore other countries, cultures and languages, but not […]

Fine Tuning Fine Arts in Poland

A Fine Arts student who lived the dream in Poznan studying painting, drawing and more. On Why I really wanted to diversify my education and gain from a new teaching perspective. I also felt spiritually led. I had been connected with a UFV alumnus who had gone to Poznan before and we were able to communicate […]

7 Reasons to Study Abroad: Quebec Edition

We’ve all heard of it and at the very least considered it: study abroad. Take a risk. Take a chance. I’ll present seven reasons why next semester should be the one you finally go. 1) The Same is Boring I’d been at UFV for four years always convinced I would go abroad…next year. School got […]