Working with QBiz during the summer was a great experience! I got work experience, learned a lot, and got to travel India.

Leave Your Comfort Zone Behind

Name: Derek Ward-Hall Study Abroad: Nice, France (Winter 2014) & UFV Chandigarh, India (May-November 2015) Going to university, Derek decided that he wanted to take every opportunity possible. Taking multiple classes and working for Student Life on campus, Derek realized that there was another amazing chance he wanted to take: studying abroad. For the Winter […]

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 […]

International Education Week 2015! Explore the World, Study Abroad!

Start your international adventure and complete your studies at the same time with Study Abroad. See, taste, and hear the world without leaving campus at one of our many International Education Week events November 16-20, 2015. Visit ufv.ca/IEW for a full schedule of events Abbotsford campus Nov 16: Student Union Building — Great Hall, 11:30 […]

Smiling in front of the Shuri Castle in Okinawa!

Finding a Home with Japanese Culture and Food

Name: Sayla Williams Study Abroad: Osaka, Japan (Fall 2014 & Winter 2015) Having studied martial arts and the Japanese language, Sayla Williams knew that Japan was a place she had always wanted to go to. As UFV has a partnership with Osaka Gakuin University, Sayla saw an opportunity to travel and continue her studies in […]

UFV International Education Week

From November 16 to 20, UFV’s International Office will be holding an International Education Week! Start your international adventure and complete your studies at the same time with Study Abroad. See, taste, and hear the world without leaving campus at one of our many International Education Week events: Abbotsford Campus Nov. 16 Student Union Building […]

Digiprize 3 Prix International Contest

With an amazing opportunity, ESSCA (École Supérieure des Sciences Commerciales d’Angers) is offering a competition for students around the world to create an app, product or service for the digital world. Read on for more information from ESSCA on this amazing opportunity: As a partner institution of ESSCA School of Management, there is expertise in the […]

Bonjour Lille

Have you ever wanted to study abroad in France, but escape the fast-paced and crowded life of Paris? Perhaps the city of Lille, in the French Flanders, would instead be the ideal place to be. The UFV International Office has just created a new partnership with the Universite Catholique de Lille, a great and well-rounded […]

This was the family from the church. They were so welcoming and amazing!

From West to East and In Between

Name: Audra Toews Study Abroad: South Korea and Barbados (Fall 2014 & Winter 2015) Many people decide to do a year of study abroad, or to study abroad twice – adventurous people, like Audra Toews, choose to do a year study abroad split between two different countries! From September to December, Audra found herself in […]