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The University of Vaasa campus in Palosaari.

Oh the Places You Can Go: Finland

Have you ever wanted to travel to Finland? The UFV International Office has a brand new partnership with the University of Vaasa in Finland. The school has education and research in business studies, administration, and technology, plus languages and communication. The faculty of Business Studies is one of the largest in its sector in Finland. […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]