Go Global

What Go Global can help with

Go Global programs let UBC students travel abroad to study, conduct research, or take a course overseas with UBC students and professors.

  • Exchange programs
    See the list of universities that offer opportunities for you to travel and study in a different country in 2021/22 Winter Term 1 and 2.
  • Global experiences
    Foster your global understanding by participating for a term or during summer, conduct research, or take a course.
  • Coming to UBC to study abroad
    If you’re a non-UBC student looking to start your exchange experience at UBC, there are different programs available to you.
  • Safety Abroad
    Find out how UBC supports students during an emergency abroad.

Top reasons to connect with Go Global

  • Learn about the global experiences available to you
  • Find out what you’ll need to prepare before studying abroad
  • Review your eligibility to participate in the Go Global program

Contact Go Global

At this time, Go Global is not providing in-person services. Please send an email if you have questions.

Book an advising appointment

To connect with an advisor, complete the request form. Advising appointments will be held through Zoom or by phone.

When emailing Go Global

For questions, please email go.global@ubc.ca directly: 

  • Please include your UBC student number in the subject line. 
  • Please sign off with your full name. 
  • Indicate what category of student you are. 

If you are a current UBC student, and you’re interested in Go Global programs, include some relevant information like the type of program or region of the world you’re interested in. 

If you are an outbound UBC student, and you’re participating in a Go Global program, please mention the name of the program or host university you’re matched to. 

If you’re an incoming student from another university, please mention the name of your home university and which category of student you are (exchange, VIRS, Tec de Monterrey).

Exchange resources