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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 […]

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 […]

The infamous Cliffs of Moher - a must-see while in Ireland!

Taking Chances in Ireland

Name: Julianne Huff Study Abroad: Waterford, Ireland (Winter 2015) As I will be writing stories and experiences of other students returning from study abroad, I thought it was necessary first to share my adventures while I was abroad in Ireland! After a nine and a half hour flight, a three hour bus ride, and about […]