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 […]

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 […]

China Study Tour Photo Exhibition

Please join us on Thursday, October 8th from 3:30-4:30pm in the UFV International Global Lounge (B223) for the launch of the China Study Tour Photo Exhibition.  This photo exhibition gives you a chance to walk in the shoes of the 14 individuals who took part in UFV’s third China Study Tour.  Food and beverages will […]