Go Global

How far do you want to go?

Partnered with over 200 universities and institutions worldwide, our programs let you venture out into the world to meet people, build skills and gain perspective in a way that you would never imagine. We also administer over $1.4 million in international learning awards and manage the Student Safety Abroad Policy to keep you safe and connected in an emergency abroad.

Featured programs

Take a UBC course led by a faculty member alongside a small group of peers to experience hands-on learning. Each course is unique in location, length,... Read more
Partner universities around the world offer summer programs that let you to study abroad without interrupting your winter semester course load. You... Read more
Conduct research abroad at one of over 150 universities worldwide Read more

Exchange Resources

  • Winning Entry: Dan Rohn, Exchange, Iceland
  • Winning Entry: Moira Warburton, Global Seminar, Ethiopia
  • Winning Entry: Cassandra Ly, Summer Study Abroad, Taiwan
  • Peoples' Choice Award: Maxwell Tejera, Exchange, Hong Kong
  • Bernice Chung, Exchange, The Netherlands
  • Christian LeBlanc, Exchange, Thailand
  • Julian D'Souza, Exchange, South Africa
  • Lucas Otruba, Global Seminar, India
  • Melanie Backer, Exchange, Ireland
  • Sohshi Miyazaki, Global Seminar, China
  • Saiyin Ye, Exchange, Hong Kong
  • Youn Ho Lee, Exchange, United Kingdom
  • Dan Rohn, Exchange, Iceland
  • Justin Chan, Exchange, United Kingdom
  • Julia Cline, Exchange, Tokyo
  • Lucas Otruba, Global Seminar, India
  • Maxwell Tejera, Exchange, Hong Kong
  • Mikayla Uber, Exchange, Turkey
  • Mikayla Uber, Exchange, Turkey
  • Qiyu Chenze, Exchange, Paris
  • Regina Gunapranata, Exchange, Paris
  • Shannon Crane, Exchange, The Netherlands
  • Sherly Wang, Exchange, Hong Kong
2015 Photo Contest Finalists

UBC Vancouver advising hours: Exchange, research, + study abroad 

Monday: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Tuesday: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Thursday: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

**Please note: Go Global advising cancelled on February 4th, 2016

You might not need to see an advisor. General questions about the Go Global Exchange process can be answered at the Main office at International house. We're open Monday - Friday between 8:30am - 4:30pm (office opens at 9:30am on Tuesdays).

If you’re looking for more information on where you can go, please visit our Resource Library located on the top floor of the International House. Here you can freely browse our collection of material sent from partner universities including international student handbooks, course catalogues and departmental overviews.

Go Global resources

Contact Go Global
  • International House
    1783 West Mall
    VancouverBC Canada V6T 1Z2

When emailing us, please include:

  1. Your student number in the subject line
  2. Your full name and if you are an incoming or outgoing exchange student in the body of the email