Go Global

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.


Highlighted programs

Global Seminar: Exploring Forestry and Conservation in China

Learn hands-on about current development of Chinese forestry, wood industry, and conservation through hand on experiences in Nanjing and Shanghai, China.

Open to: 3rd years or above with a major in Forestry, Wood Science, Conservation, Environmental Science, Geography etc

Program dates: May 7 - June 1, 2018

Deadline: January 31, 2018

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Global Seminar: Study in Quebec City Program

Immerse yourself in French language and culture by staying in the heart of the city, next to the Plains of Abraham, steps away from the Old City

Open to: Students with French 12 or FREN 112 at UBC Vancouver, or an equivalent post-secondary course (or permission from the course instructor)

Program dates: May 27 – June 18, 2018

Deadline: January 31, 2018

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Quebec City

Events and info sessions

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Contact and hours

Go Global Vancouver

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

Go Global Vancouver

Telephone: 604 822 0942

Fax: 604 822 9885

International House
1783 West Mall
Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z2


Mon9:00 am - 4:15 pm
Tue9:30 am - 4:15 pm
Wed9:00 am - 4:15 pm
Thu9:00 am - 4:15 pm
Fri9:00 am - 4:15 pm

January 22nd to Feb 2nd (Extended Hours for Summer Abroad)

Mon: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Tue: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Wed: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Thu: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Fri: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Regular hours (Outbound Exchange, Research & Safety and Tec)

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

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 (Vancouver). 

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.